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Research Background

M.P.H. and Ph.D in infectious disease epidemiology with Cowling's lab, Infectious Disease Epidemiology Group, School of Public Health, the University of Hong Kong. Research focus: Epidemiology and control of of influenza

Currently a postdoctoral research associate with Disease Modeling Group, Dept of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University. Research focus: spatiotemporal epidemiology of ebolavirus disease, meningococcal disease, seasonal patterns and environmental drivers of infectious diseases.

Research interest

  • Infectious disease epidemiology
  • Seasonal patterns of infectious disease and environmental drivers
  • Interaction between infectious diseases
  • Zoonotic diseases 
  • Immune response to vaccine / infection
  • Immune correlates of protection
  • Efficacy of antiviral treatment in household transmission
  • Direct and indirect protection in household