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Mrs Shannon McIntyre

BSc BA MSc Epidemiology MSc Medical Parasitology

Research Assistant

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

I am currently working as a Research Assistant on the Bill and Melinda Gates funded project 'Breaking transmission of visceral leishmaniasis in India: progressing beyond elimination as a public health problem', and completing my PhD on xenomonitoring of visceral leishmaniasis. I have previously been involved in research projects in Brazil, the Netherlands, Belgium and Cambodia. 

Prior to joining LSHTM as a staff member, I completed a Bachelor of Science (Biology) and Bachelor of Arts (Medical Anthropology) at the Australian National University, an MSc Epidemiology at Maastricht University, and an MSc Medical Parasitology at LSHTM. 

Affiliations

Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases
Department of Disease Control

Teaching

MSc Medical Entomology for Disease Control and MSc Medical Parasitology tutor

Module 3195 Epidemiology & Control of Malaria 

Research

McIntyre S et al. 2017. 'Species-specific ecological niche modelling predicts different range contractions for Lutzomyia intermedia and a related vector of Leishmania braziliensis following climate change in South America'. Parasites and Vectors, 10: 157.

Research Area
Parasites
Disease control
Vector control
Modelling
Discipline
Epidemiology
Parasitology
Entomology
Disease and Health Conditions
Leishmaniasis
Country
India