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Mark Jit

BSc PhD MPH

Professor
of Vaccine Epidemiology

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
+44 (0)20 7927 2852

I work both at LSHTM and also in the Modelling and Economics Unit of Public Health England in Colindale. I also hold honorary faculty positions at the University of Hong Kong and at University College London.

Affiliations

Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Centres

Mathematical Modelling of Infectious Diseases
Vaccine Centre

Teaching

I teach postgraduate and professional courses on modelling and economics of infectious diseases, both at LSHTM and elsewhere.

Research

My main research interest is in epidemiological and economic modelling of vaccines and other infectious disease control interventions to support evidence-based public health decision making. In particular, my work has helped inform immunisation policy on a range of vaccines (including HPV, pneumococcal, rotavirus and influenza vaccines) in both developed and developing countries.

Research Area
Decision analysis
Economic evaluation
Vaccines
Immunisation
Modelling
Discipline
Economics
Mathematical modelling
Vaccinology
Disease and Health Conditions
Diarrhoeal diseases
Infectious disease
Measles
Pandemic diseases
Tuberculosis
Cervical cancer
Dengue
Human papillomavirus (HPV)
Influenza
Respiratory disease
Sexually transmitted infection
Country
United Kingdom
Region
East Asia & Pacific (all income levels)
European Union
World

Selected Publications

Routine Pediatric Enterovirus 71 Vaccination in China: a Cost-Effectiveness Analysis.
Wu, J.T. ; Jit, M. ; Zheng, Y. ; Leung, K. ; Xing, W. ; Yang, J. ; Liao, Q. ; Cowling, B.J. ; Yang, B. ; Lau, E.H. ; Takahashi, S. ; Farrar, J.J. ; Grenfell, B.T. ; Leung, G.M. ; Yu, H. ;
2016
PLoS Med
The Long-Term Safety, Public Health Impact, and Cost-Effectiveness of Routine Vaccination with a Recombinant, Live-Attenuated Dengue Vaccine (Dengvaxia): A Model Comparison Study.
Flasche, S. ; Jit, M. ; Rodríguez-Barraquer, I. ; Coudeville, L. ; Recker, M. ; Koelle, K. ; Milne, G. ; Hladish, T.J. ; Perkins, T.A. ; Cummings, D.A. ; Dorigatti, I. ; Laydon, D.J. ; España, G. ; Kelso, J. ; Longini, I. ; Lourenco, J. ; Pearson, C.A. ; Reiner, R.C. ; Mier-Y-Terán-Romero, L. ; Vannice, K. ; Ferguson, N. ;
2016
PLoS Med
The broader economic impact of vaccination: reviewing and appraising the strength of evidence.
Jit, M. ; Hutubessy, R. ; Png, M.E. ; Sundaram, N. ; Audimulam, J. ; Salim, S. ; Yoong, J. ;
2015
BMC Med
Cost-effectiveness of female human papillomavirus vaccination in 179 countries: a PRIME modelling study.
Jit, M. ; Brisson, M. ; Portnoy, A. ; Hutubessy, R. ;
2014
Lancet Glob Health
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