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Katherine Atkins

BSc MRes PhD

Associate Professor
of Infectious Disease Modelling

Room
104

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

2013-2014 Associate Research Scientist, Yale University (School of Public Health)

2010-2013 Postdoctoral Associate, Yale University (School of Public Health)

2006-2010 PhD, University of Edinburgh (Biology)

2005-2006 MRes, University of York (Mathematical Biology)

2000-2004 BSc, University of Edinburgh (Mathematics)

Affiliations

Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology
Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health

Centres

Centre for the Mathematical Modelling of Infectious Diseases (CMMID)
Vaccine Centre

Teaching

Introduction to Infectious Disease Modelling (MSc)
Introduction to Infectious Disease Modelling (Short Course) 

Research

Research Area
Economic evaluation
Health policy
Infectious disease policy
Public health
Trypanosomes
Vaccines
Disease control
Immunisation
Vector control
Modelling
Discipline
Epidemiology
Mathematical modelling
Disease and Health Conditions
HIV/AIDS
Infectious disease
Influenza
Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs)
Vector borne disease
Region
Europe & Central Asia (all income levels)
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)

Selected Publications

Importance of patient bed pathways and length of stay differences in predicting COVID-19 bed occupancy in England
Leclerc QJ; Fuller NM; Keogh RH; Diaz-Ordaz K; Sekula R; Semple MG; Atkins KE; Procter SR; Knight GM
2021
Disentangling the roles of human mobility and deprivation on the transmission dynamics of COVID-19 using a spatially explicit simulation model
Banks CJ; Colman E; Doherty T; Tearne O; Arnold M; Atkins K; Balaz D; Beaunée G; Bessell P; Enright J
2020
Implication of backward contact tracing in the presence of overdispersed transmission in COVID-19 outbreaks.
Endo A; Centre for the Mathematical Modelling of Infectious Diseases COV; Leclerc QJ; Knight GM; Medley GF; Atkins KE; Funk S; Kucharski AJ
2020
Wellcome Open Res
Changing travel patterns in China during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gibbs H; Liu Y; Pearson CAB; Jarvis CI; Grundy C; Quilty BJ; Diamond C; LSHTM CMMID COVID-19 working group; Eggo RM
2020
Nature communications
Reconstructing the early global dynamics of under-ascertained COVID-19 cases and infections.
Russell TW; Golding N; Hellewell J; Abbott S; Wright L; Pearson CAB; van Zandvoort K; Jarvis CI; Gibbs H; Liu Y
2020
BMC medicine
Response strategies for COVID-19 epidemics in African settings: a mathematical modelling study.
van Zandvoort K; Jarvis CI; Pearson CAB; Davies NG; CMMID COVID-19 working group; Ratnayake R; Russell TW; Kucharski AJ; Jit M; Flasche S
2020
BMC medicine
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