Katie Atkins, PhD

I am a lecturer in Infectious Disease Modelling in the Faculty of Epidemiology and Public Health (Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

I use mathematical modelling to answer questions in ecology and evolutionary biology, with a particular focus on infectious diseases.

Interested in a PhD, postdoc or collaboration? Please contact me

****************NEWS & UPDATES*****************

23 / 07 / 2016
We are hiring a Research Fellow (modelling infectious disease). Full details available at jobs.lshtm.ac.uk (ref: EPH-IDE-24)

15 / 07 / 2016
Katie organised a mini-symposium at the Society of Mathematical Biology / European Society for Mathematical and Theoretical Biology with Jasmina Panovska-Griffiths (UCL) on “Using mathematical models of infectious diseases to inform public health policy” (details here).

David Hodgson presented his work on HIV virulence evolution at SMB.

11 / 07 / 2016
Natasha Wenzel from University of Washington (working with Betz Halloran) is visiting the group over the summer to work on the role of social contact patterns in optimising the UK paediatric flu program

17 / 06 / 2016
LSHTM is running our annual Short Course in Infectious Disease Modelling over the next two weeks (organisers: Emilia Vynnyky, Richard White, Katie Atkins).

01 / 05 / 2016
A special issue on Ebola will be published later this year in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B (eds. Katie Atkins, Cordelia Coltart, John Edmunds)