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Dr Jason Mooney

BSc PhD

Research Fellow
in Immunology

Room
236

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
+44 (0)20 7927 2810

Fax.
+44 (0)20 7637 4314

Jason Mooney obtained his BSc in Microbiology from the University of Tennessee – Knoxville (USA) in 2006. He worked as a Research Assistant at the University of Tennessee working on cytomegalovirus under Dr. Tim Sparer and Roseobacter under Dr. Alison Buchan. From 2007-2009, Jason was an Emerging Infectious Disease Fellow, managed by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL). During his fellowship, Jason evaluated neutralizing antibody efficacy to HIV-1 at the California Department of Public Health (Richmond, CA USA) under Dr. Carl Hanson. Jason obtained his PhD in Immunology in 2015 from the University of California - Davis (USA), where he studyed host-pathogen interactions during Malaria and Salmonella co-infections. He is currently performing post-doctoral work in virology, parasitology, immunology and sepsis at LSHTM with Professor Eleanor Riley.

Affiliations

Immunology and Infection Department
Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases

Centres

Malaria Centre
Vaccine Centre
Antimicrobial Resistance Centre

Teaching

MSc - Immunology and Infectious Diseases - Various roles - LSHTM

Research

Current projects include:

  • Evaluating the contribution of NK cells during recall responses following influenza vaccination in mice.
  • Determining the impact of asymptomatic malaria on anemia and risk to Salmonella bacteremia.

Read/Follow Publications on Research Gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Jason_Mooney

Research Area
Bacteria
Innate immunity
Parasites
Vaccines
Viruses
Immunisation
Discipline
Bacteriology
Cell biology
Immunology
Microbiology
Parasitology
Virology
Vaccinology
Disease and Health Conditions
Diarrhoeal diseases
Infectious disease
Malaria
Influenza
Sepsis
Tropical diseases
Vector borne disease
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)