Dr Simon Procter

MChem MSc DPhil

Assistant Professor

Keppel Street
United Kingdom


Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology


Centre for Maternal Adolescent Reproductive & Child Health (MARCH)
Centre for Mathematical Modelling of Infectious Diseases (CMMID)
Global Health Economics Centre


Health economics
Mathematical modelling

Selected Publications

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 CAB; Montero AM; Torres-Rueda S; Asfaw E; Uzochukwu B; Drake T; Bergren E; Eggo RM
BMC medicine
The different epidemiological questions on SARS-CoV-2 reinfections.
Procter SR; Gonçalves BP
International Journal of Epidemiology
Maternal immunisation against Group B Streptococcus: A global analysis of health impact and cost-effectiveness.
Procter SR; Gonçalves BP; Paul P; Chandna J; Seedat F; Koukounari A; Hutubessy R; Trotter C; Lawn JE; Jit M
PLoS Medicine
What, how and who: Cost-effectiveness analyses of COVID-19 vaccination to inform key policies in Nigeria.
Ruiz FJ; Torres-Rueda S; Pearson CAB; Bergren E; Okeke C; Procter SR; Madriz-Montero A; Jit M; Vassall A; Uzochukwu BSC
PLOS global public health
Potential health and economic impact of paediatric vaccination using next-generation influenza vaccines in Kenya: a modelling study.
Waterlow NR; Radhakrishnan S; Dawa J; van Leeuwen E; Procter SR; Lambach P; Bresee J; Mazur M; Eggo RM; Jit M
BMC medicine
Quantifying the Acute Care Costs of Neonatal Bacterial Sepsis and Meningitis in Mozambique and South Africa.
Aerts C; Leahy S; Mucasse H; Lala S; Bramugy J; Tann CJ; Madhi SA; Bardají A; Bassat Q; Dangor Z
Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
Group B streptococcus infection during pregnancy and infancy: estimates of regional and global burden.
Gonçalves BP; Procter SR; Paul P; Chandna J; Lewin A; Seedat F; Koukounari A; Dangor Z; Leahy S; Santhanam S
The Lancet. Global health
Short-term and long-term risk of mortality and neurodevelopmental impairments after bacterial meningitis during infancy in children in Denmark and the Netherlands: a nationwide matched cohort study.
Snoek L; Gonçalves BP; Horváth-Puhó E; van Kassel MN; Procter SR; Søgaard KK; Chandna J; van der Ende A; van de Beek D; Brouwer MC
The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health
Estimation of country-level incidence of early-onset invasive Group B Streptococcus disease in infants using Bayesian methods.
Gonçalves BP; Procter SR; Clifford S; Koukounari A; Paul P; Lewin A; Jit M; Lawn J
PLoS computational biology
Prematurity Modifies the Risk of Long-term Neurodevelopmental Impairments After Invasive Group B Streptococcus Infections During Infancy in Denmark and the Netherlands.
Horváth-Puhó E; Snoek L; van Kassel MN; Gonçalves BP; Chandna J; Procter SR; van de Beek D; de Gier B; van der Ende A; Sørensen HT
Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
Mortality, neurodevelopmental impairments, and economic outcomes after invasive group B streptococcal disease in early infancy in Denmark and the Netherlands: a national matched cohort study.
Horváth-Puhó E; van Kassel MN; Gonçalves BP; de Gier B; Procter SR; Paul P; van der Ende A; Søgaard KK; Hahné SJM; Chandna J
The Lancet. Child & adolescent health
COVID-19 vaccination in Sindh Province, Pakistan: A modelling study of health impact and cost-effectiveness.
Pearson CAB; Bozzani F; Procter SR; Davies NG; Huda M; Jensen HT; Keogh-Brown M; Khalid M; Sweeney S; Torres-Rueda S
PLoS medicine
SARS-CoV-2 infection risk during delivery of childhood vaccination campaigns: a modelling study.
Procter SR; Abbas K; Flasche S; Griffiths U; Hagedorn B; O'Reilly KM; CMMID COVID-19 Working Group; Jit M
BMC Medicine
Routine childhood immunisation during the COVID-19 pandemic in Africa: a benefit-risk analysis of health benefits versus excess risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection.
Abbas K; Procter SR; van Zandvoort K; Clark A; Funk S; Mengistu T; Hogan D; Dansereau E; Jit M; Flasche S
The Lancet Global Health
A review of the costs of delivering maternal immunisation during pregnancy.
Procter SR; Salman O; Pecenka C; Gonçalves BP; Paul P; Hutubessy R; Lambach P; Lawn JE; Jit M
COVID-19 length of hospital stay: a systematic review and data synthesis.
Rees EM; Nightingale ES; Jafari Y; Waterlow NR; Clifford S; B Pearson CA; Group CW; Jombart T; Procter SR; Knight GM
Systematic Review on the Acute Cost-of-illness of Sepsis and Meningitis in Neonates and Infants.
Salman O; Procter SR; McGregor C; Paul P; Hutubessy R; Lawn JE; Jit M
The Pediatric infectious disease journal
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