Dr Yang Liu

Assistant Professor

United Kingdom


Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Dynamics
Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health


Centre for Data and Statistical Science for Health
Centre for Mathematical Modelling of Infectious Diseases
Vaccine Centre
Centre on Climate Change and Planetary Health
Global Health Economics Centre


Research Area
GIS/Spatial analysis
Infectious disease policy
Economic evaluation
Health economics
Climate change
Environmental health
Public health measure evaluation (statistical methods)
Applied statistics (non-medical)
Disease and Health Conditions
Rift Valley fever
Human papillomavirus (HPV)
Emerging infectious diseases
Respiratory diseases
Vector borne diseases
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)
East Asia & Pacific (all income levels)
Europe & Central Asia (all income levels)

Selected Publications

Dosing interval strategies for two-dose COVID-19 vaccination in 13 middle-income countries of Europe: Health impact modelling and benefit-risk analysis.
LIU, Y; PEARSON, CA B; Sandmann, FG; BARNARD, RC; Kim, J-H; CMMID COVID-19 Working Group,; FLASCHE, S; JIT, M; ABBAS, K;
The Lancet Regional Health - Europe
Improving modelling for epidemic responses: reflections from members of the UK infectious disease modelling community on their experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic.
SHERRATT, K; Carnegie, AC; KUCHARSKI, A; Cori, A; PEARSON, CA B; Jarvis, CI; Overton, C; Weston, D; Hill, EM; Knock, E; Fearon, E; NIGHTINGALE, E; Hellewell, J; EDMUNDS, WJ; Villabona Arenas, J; PREM, K; Pi, L; Baguelin, M; Kendall, M; Ferguson, N; Davies, N; EGGO, RM; Van Elsland, S; RUSSELL, T; FUNK, S; ... ABBOTT, S.
Wellcome open research
Health and economic impact of delaying large-scale HPV vaccination and screening implementation on cervical cancer in China: a modelling study.
Gao, M; Hu, S; Zhao, X; You, T; JIT, M; LIU, Y; Qiao, Y; Zhao, F; Wang, C;
The Lancet regional health. Western Pacific
Assessing the impacts of COVID-19 vaccination programme's timing and speed on health benefits, cost-effectiveness, and relative affordability in 27 African countries.
LIU, Y; PROCTER, SR; PEARSON, CA B; Montero, AM; TORRES-RUEDA, S; Asfaw, E; Uzochukwu, B; Drake, T; Bergren, E; EGGO, RM; RUIZ, F; Ndembi, N; Nonvignon, J; JIT, M; VASSALL, A;
BMC medicine
yangclaraliu/covid_vac_africa: BMCMed_R3
LIU, Y; PROCTER, SR; PEARSON, CA B; MADRIZ MONTERO, A; TORRES-RUEDA, S; Asfaw, E; Uzochukwu, B; Drake, T; Bergren, E; EGGO, RM; Ruiz, F; Ndembi, N; Nonvignon, J; JIT, M; VASSALL, A;
A guideline for economic evaluations of vaccines and immunization programs in China.
Fang, H; Chen, C; Fang, Y; He, X; Hou, Z; Jiang, M; Jiang, Y; Li, S; LIU, Y; Sui, B; Sun, Q; Wu, J; Xu, T; Yang, J; Yin, Z; Ying, X; Yuan, B; Zheng, H; Zheng, Y;
Human vaccines & immunotherapeutics
Stages of HPV Vaccine Hesitancy Among Guardians of Female Secondary School Students in China.
Wei, Z; LIU, Y; Zhang, L; Sun, X; Jiang, Q; Li, Z; Wu, Y; Fu, C;
The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine
Population disruption: observational study of changes in the population distribution of the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic
Gibbs, H; WATERLOW, NR; Cheshire, J; Danon, L; LIU, Y; GRUNDY, C; KUCHARSKI, AJ; EGGO, RM;
Wellcome Open Research
Association between mobility, non-pharmaceutical interventions, and COVID-19 transmission in Ghana: A modelling study using mobile phone data.
Gibbs, H; LIU, Y; ABBOTT, S; Baffoe-Nyarko, I; Laryea, DO; Akyereko, E; Kuma-Aboagye, P; Asante, IA; Mitjà, O; LSHTM CMMID COVID-19 Working Group,; Ampofo, W; Asiedu-Bekoe, F; MARKS, M; EGGO, RM;
PLOS global public health
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