Imperial College London

Dr Kate Mitchell

Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

Research Fellow
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 3342kate.mitchell Website

 
 
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Location

 

UG4Norfolk PlaceSt Mary's Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

I am a Research Fellow working for the HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN) Modelling Centre. I use mathematical modelling of HIV transmission amongst key populations (including men who have sex with men) to inform and interpret clinical trials being developed and conducted by the HPTN.

An introduction to the work of the HPTN modelling centre

I did my PhD at the University of Edinburgh, modelling immune responses to human schistosomiasis infection at the population level. I then worked at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, modelling HIV and STI transmission and control amongst key populations in southern India, China and Nigeria.

TEACHING

I teach on the short course Introduction to Mathematical Models of the Epidemiology & Control of Infectious Diseases and the MSc in Epidemiology.

Journal editing

  • Deputy Editor for the Journal of the International AIDS Society (2018-2020)
  • Associate Editor for BMC Infectious Diseases (2016-2018)

Publications

Journals

Silhol R, Geidelberg L, Mitchell K, et al., 2021, Assessing the potential impact of disruptions due to COVID-19 on HIV among key and lower-risk populations in the largest cities of Cameroon and Benin, Jaids: Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, ISSN:1525-4135

Wong NS, Powers KA, Tucker JD, et al., 2021, Modelling the impact of a sex work crackdown on syphilis transmission among female sex workers and their clients in South China., Sex Transm Infect, Vol:97, Pages:45-50

Booton RD, Ong JJ, Lee A, et al., 2021, MODELLING THE IMPACT OF AN HIV TESTING INTERVENTION ON HIV TRANSMISSION AMONG MEN WHO HAVE SEX WITH MEN IN CHINA, Hiv Medicine, ISSN:1464-2662

Moore JR, Donnell DJ, Boily M-C, et al., 2020, Model-based predictions of HIV incidence among African women using HIV risk behaviors and community-level data on male HIV prevalence and viral suppression., Jaids: Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, Vol:85, ISSN:1525-4135, Pages:423-429

Moore M, Boily M-C, Mitchell KM, et al., 2020, Identifying regions of greatest need for ending the HIV epidemic: a plan for America, Jaids: Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, Vol:85, ISSN:1525-4135, Pages:395-398

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