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An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge
PhD Student, at the Department of Veterinary Medicine
Epidemiological and Mathematical Modelling, Disease Dynamics Unit
Emergency medicine doctor
Department of Sociology, University of Cambridge
Graduate Student Researcher at MRC Biostatistics Unit
I am a medical doctor and a graduate student in Population Health sciences, specializing in Infectious Diseases.
PhD Student at European Bioinformatics Institute
PhD student at Department of Veterinary Medicine
Population Genetics and Transposon Mutagenesis of the Canine Pathogen Streptococcus canis.
Research Interests: Epidemiology, genomics, ancient genomics, evolutionary biology, Streptococcus, One Health.
PhD Student at MRC Biostatistics Unit – Theme: Statistical methods Using data Resources to improve Population Health (SURPH)
PhD Student at the Department of Biochemistry
Biofilm regulation in Pseudomonas aeruginosa
PhD Student at Wellcome Sanger Institute
Exploring virulence and pathogenesis of cholera through phylogenetics, functional genomics, and immunology.
 Daniel   Buhl
Application of novel mass spectrometry methods for the rapid identification of bacteria and AMR directly from clinical samples
PhD student at Lee Group, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Parasitology, drug resistance, biochemistry
PhD Student at Department of Veterinary Medicine
PhD student at Department of Paediatrics
Paediatric intensive care fellow
 Ruby  Coates
Department of Veterinary Medicine
PhD candidate studying fundamental and molecular biology of Campylobacter jejuni
 Laura  Cooper
Exploring the potential for serogroup replacement following the introduction of MenAfriVac in the African meningitis belt
 Audrey   Crousilles
PhD Student, Department of Biochemistry
Pseudomonas aeruginosa virulence and the glyoxylate shunt.
PhD Student at Baker Group, CITIID, University of Cambridge
Typhoid and Paratyphoid fever in LMICs
 Matthew  Dorman
PhD Student at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute.
 Wendy  Figueroa Chavez
PhD candidate
Studying the impact of global transcriptional factors on the regulation of bacterial virulence and antimicrobial resistance.
Medical Student, Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge
 Suzie  Forrest
PhD Student
Post-translational modifications of proteins secreted by Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
 Emma  Glennon
Department of Veterinary Medicine
Graduate Student
Disease dynamics and ecological drivers, particularly of bat-borne viruses and other emerging pathogens.
PhD Student
Department of Pharmacology
Novel antibiotics that target essential membrane transporters in pathogenic bacteria
PhD Student in Microbiology at Anglia Ruskin University
Gates Cambridge PhD student in the Disease Dynamics group of DAMTP, interested in mathematical evolutionary epidemiology of infectious diseases.
Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP)
PhD Student, Department of Veterinary Medicine
Infectious disease modelling and policy
PhD student in Epidemiological and Mathematical Modelling
Department of Biochemistry
PhD student at Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
I study the role of lncRNAs in Plasmodium
PhD student and Research Assistant, Department of Veterinary Medicine
PhD Student in Pathogen Biology and Evolution
Department of Pharmacology
Keywords: Bacterial multidrug transporters; Antimicrobial Resistance
 Sophie  Ip
Graduate Student: Working on mathematical and computational modelling of systems in immunology.
PhD student in Medical Research, CIMR (Salje's group)
PhD student, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge
Mechanism of mecA mediated the susceptibility of MRSA to β-lactam antibiotics
PhD Student at Restif Group, Department of Veterinary Medicine
 Andromachi  Karachaliou
PhD Student
Using mathematical models to evaluate and inform immunisation strategies with MenAfriVac in the African meningitis belt
 Venetia   Karamitsou
Mathematical models for the evolution of influenza that link the within- and between-host scales
 Ellis  Kelly
PhD Candidate
Indole signalling in E. coli.
Research Assistant, Department of Medicine
Genomics, AMR and rapid diagnostics of enteric pathogens.
 Stephen   Kissler
PhD candidate studying the population dynamics of pandemic influenza
PhD Student, Department of Veterinary Medicine
 Emily  Lees
 Noemie   Lefrancq
Research Assistant
Integration of genetic and spatial data to better understand the spread, maintenance and control of pathogens.
PhD Student, Department of Veterinary Medicine (Lucy Weinert's group)
PhD Student at European Bioinformatics Institute EBI-EMBL
Lees Group (Pathogen Informatics and Modelling)
Genomic epidemiology, mathematical models for pathogen transmission and evolution.
 Jia  Lu
Pathogen Biology and Evolution
PhD candidate
Department of Biochemistry
Structure-guided drug discovery to find novel therapies for leprosy
 Monique   Merchant
Glycoprotein structural studies and phylogenetic analysis to study evolutionary virology.
 Angalee   Nadesalingam
PhD candidate
Studying the transmission and risk factors of Lassa virus.
PhD Student at Baker's lab, Department of Medicine/CITIID, University of Cambridge
Monoclonal antibody therapies for the treatment of Acinetobacter baumannii
PhD student, Department of Biochemistry
Polymicrobial infections and biofilm formation in human airway infection scenarios
 Valentina  Ndolo
Studying the spatial distribution of anthrax in Uganda using ecological niche modelling.
PhD Student, Smith group, Department of Zoology
I use computational methods to study vaccines against evolving viruses (SARS-CoV-2, Influenza)
 Thomas  O'Brien
PhD Student and Research Assistant
Developing an in vitro model for the stable recapitulation of cystic fibrosis associated polymicrobial communities in the lab.
 Megan   O'Driscoll
Epidemiological modelling of arbovirus transmission and immune dynamics
 Yue Yuan   On
Department of Biochemistry
PhD candidate studying the development and road-testing of an inducible hypermutator strain of P. aeruginosa
PhD Student, Epidemiological and Mathematical Modelling
Department of Veterinary Medicine
MD, consultant in Public Health
Pathogen Dynamics Group, Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge
 Velislava   Petrova
Characterisation of B cell immune repertoires in measles infection.
PhD student at Big Data Institute, University of Oxford
 Daniel  Plaza
PhD Student
I am studying bacterial production of secondary metabolites at the Department of Biochemistry.
 Avinash  Reddy
Graduate Researcher, Department of Genetics
Computational approaches to understand the influence of host-protein molecular interactions on global viral evolution
 Stephanie   Reikine
I am using biophysical tools to understand the properties that underlie TLR9 activation by ssDNA from pathogens.
PhD student, Department of Veterinary Medicine
 Tomas Kappes   Reveco
Bacteriophages host range engineering for biotechnological applications
PhD Student at Salje's group, Department of Genetics
Impact assessment of public health interventions
PhD Student at Vento Lab, Wellcome Sanger Institute
 Andy  Russell
PhD Student
 Thomas  Sanford
PhD student studying the influence of G-quadruplexes on positive strand RNA virus replication.
PhD Student at MRC Biostatistics Unit
 Dushanth   Seevaratnam
PhD Student, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology
Local production of cheap and rapid diagnostic tools for the detection of malaria and leptospirosis.
 Andrea   Strakova
PhD student leading the canine transmissible venereal tumour (CTVT) project
Research Assistant at CITIID – Department of Medicine
PhD Rotation Student (BBSRC DTP), Department of Biochemistry
PhD Student at Department of Pharmacology
Structural and Functional Studies on Multidrug Efflux Pumps
 Maria  Tang
PhD Student, Department of Applied Maths and Theoretical Physics
Mathematical modelling of population dynamics of infectious diseases such as influenza
 Gerry   Tonkin-Hill
WSI/Department of Veterinary Medicine
PhD Student
Applied statisticianinvestigating transmission in endemic diseases such as Streptococcus pneumoniae
PhD Student, Nick Thomson's group, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
I investigate the global databases of SARS-CoV-2 sequencing to elucidate the mechanisms by which the virus maximizes the utility of its compact genome.
 Emem-Fong   Ukor
Understanding and predicting acute pulmonary exacerbations in adults with Cystic Fibrosis
 Arporn   Wangwiwatsin
Recently started PhD student aiming to look at interactions between liver fluke parasite and its host.
 Robert C Will
PhD Student
Department of Medicine
Researching the evolutionary variations on global C. diphtheriae genomes
 Katriina   Willgert
BBSRC PhD student
Infectious disease dynamics at the human-animal interface
 Laura   Williamson
Investigating host-pathogen interactions during BK Polyomavirus infection. Working in the Crump Lab.
Vet, BBSRC PhD Candidate, Resident of the European College of Veterinary Public Health
Livestock associated AMR in the UK and its implications for public health and the livestock industry.
PhD Student at CITIID – Department of Medicine
 Ziyue   Zeng
Isolating and investigating generalised transducing LamB-dependent phages from the environment