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Dr

Karen McCulloch

Honorary
Doherty Institute
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
biology
models, statistical
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life sciences & biomedicine - other topics
humans
markovian sir model
communicable diseases
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Dr

Karen McCulloch

 
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Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
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Dr

Karen McCulloch

 

Dr Karen McCulloch is a post-doctoral researcher with expertise in modelling infectious diseases, gained at Massey University, Auckland. Her current research focus is on estimating the burden of disease attributable to chronic hepatitis B in Australia, developing a mathematical model to measure progress towards diagnosis, care and treatment targets.

Other projects include developing a spatial model to investigate the impact of host movement on sustaining the transmission of Onchocerca volvulus (causative agent of Oncherciasis or River Blindness), and estimating human movement in Australia using mobility models to understand how populations might travel to access relevant health care.

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Doherty Institute

Education


Doctor of Philosophy - Mathematical Sciences

Massey University