Katherine Elizabeth Atkins BSc, MRes, PhD

Associate Research Scientist in Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases)

Departments & Organizations

School of Public Health


Research Interests

Mathematical modeling; Infectious disease epidemiology; Vaccination; Virulence evolution; Cost-effectiveness of public health interventions


Education

  • BACH OTHER, University of Edinburgh, 2004
  • MAST OTHER, York University, UK, 2006
  • Ph.D., University of Edinburgh, 2010

Selected Publications

  • Atkins KE, Read AF, Savill NJ, Renz KG, Islam AFMF, Walkden-Brown SW & Woolhouse MEJ (2013) Vaccination and Reduced Cohort Duration Can Drive Virulence Evolution: Marek’s Disease Virus and Industrialized Agriculture. Evolution 67(3):851-860. doi:10.1111/j.1558-5646.2012.01803.x
  • Atkins KE, Shim E, Carroll S, Quilici S & Galvani AP (2012) The Cost-Effectiveness of Pentavalent Rotavirus Vaccination in England and Wales. Vaccine 30(48):6766–6776.
  • Pitzer VE, Atkins KE*, Freiesleben de Blasio B*, Van Effelterre T*, Atchison CJ, Harris JP, Shim E, Galvani AP, Edmunds WJ, Viboud C, Patel MM, Grenfell BT, Parashar U & Lopman BA (2012) Direct and Indirect Effects of Rotavirus Vaccination: Comparing Predictions from Transmission Dynamic Models PLoS ONE 7(8): e42320. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0042320.

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