I joined the Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Analytics (IDEA) Unit as a mathematical modeller working primarily on Plasmodium vivax. The main focus of my work lies in applying mathematical models to uncover key disease dynamics and characteristics: from straightforward compartmental models to more elaborate individual-based models. I have also developed an interest in the role of human mobility in the spread of infectious diseases such as malaria and Covid.
PvSTATEM: Serological testing & treatment of vivax malaria
Malaria elimination requires elimination of all malaria species. Although there has been tremendous progress in the development of new interventions for P. falciparum malaria, the goal of malaria elimination cannot be considered achievable unless […]