Carl Pearson, PhD

Research Fellow

Research theme: Research Fellow

Carl is a Research Fellow at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, focusing on Ebola. He is also affiliated with SACEMA. He was a Faculty Observer at MMED 2015 and joined the Workshop Faculty in 2016.

Recent publications

Gibbs, H., C. A. B. Pearson, C. I. Jarvis, C. Grundy, B. J. Quilty, C. Diamond, & R. M. Eggo (2020) Changing travel patterns in China during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic. MedRxiv 11(5012) doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-18783-0

Rees, E.M., E.S. Nightingale, Y. Jafari, N. R. Waterlow, S Clifford, C. A. B. Pearson, T. Jombart, S. R. Procter & G. M. Knight (2020) COVID-19 length of hospital stay: a systematic review and data synthesis BMC Medicine 18(270) doi: 10.1186/s12916-020-01726-3

Robin N. T., T. D. Hollingsworth, V. Isham, D. Arribas-Bel, B Ashby, T Britton, P. Challenor, L. H. K. Chappell, H. Clapham, N. J. Cunniffe, A. P. Dawid, C. A. Donnelly, R. M. Eggo, S Funk, N Gilbert, P. Glendinning, J. R. Gog, W. S. Hart, H. Heesterbeek, T House, M Keeling, I. Z. Kiss, M. E. Kretzschmar, A. L. Lloyd, E. S. McBryde, J. M. McCaw, T. J. McKinley, J. C. Miller, M. Morris, P. D. O’Neill, K. V. Parag, C. A. B. Pearson, L. Pellis, J. R. C. Pulliam, J. V. Ross, G. S. Tomba, B. W. Silverman, C. J. Struchiner, M. J. Tildesley, P. Trapman, C. R. Webb, D. Mollison, & O Restif (2020) Key questions for modelling COVID-19 exit strategies. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 287(1932): 20201405 doi: 10.1098/rspb.2020.1405

Clifford, S., C.A.B. Pearson, , P. Klepac, K. Van Zandvoort, B. J. Quilty, R. M. Eggo, & S. Flasche (2020) Effectiveness of interventions targeting air travellers for delaying local outbreaks of SARS-CoV-2. Journal of Travel Medicine 27(5): 1-8 doi: 10.1093/jtm/taaa068

Pearson, C. A. B., C. van Schalkwyk , A.M. Foss , K.M. O'Reilly , R. Beauclair , E.B. Are , O.O. Adetokunboh, J. Bingham, C.M. Hazelbag, I. Kombe, B.J. Sempa, & J.R.C. Pulliam, E.S. Nightingale, S. Funk, R.M. Eggo , J. Hellewell, A.J. Kucharski, Q.J. Leclerc , N.G. Davies, J.C. Emery, S. Flasche, N.I. Bosse , S. Abbott, M. Auzenbergs, A. Gimma, S.R. Procter, R.M.G.J. Houben , T.W. Russell, A. Endo, C. Diamond, J.D. Munday, G. Knight, F.Y. Sun, Y. Liu, A.K. Deol, T. Jombart , B.J. Quilty, S. Clifford , P. Klepac , K. van Zandvoort, K. Prem, A. Rosello, G. Medley, M. Jit, C.I. Jarvis, H. Gibbs, & W.J. Edmunds (2020) Projected early spread of COVID-19 in Africa through 1 June 2020. Eurosurveillance 25(18) 2000543 doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2020.25.18.2000543

Jombart, T., K. van Zandvoort, T. W. Russell , C. I. Jarvis, A. Gimma, S. Abbott, S. Clifford, S. Funk, H. Gibbs, Y. Liu, C. A. B. Pearson, N. I. Bosse, R.M. Eggo, Adam J.Kucharski, & W. J. Edmunds (2020) Inferring the number of COVID-19 cases from recently reported deaths. Wellcome Open Research 5:78 doi: 10.12688/wellcomeopenres.15786.1

Hladish, T.J., C.A.B Pearson, K. B. Toh, D.P Rojas, P. Manrique-Saide, G.M Vazquez-Prokopec, M. E. Halloran, & I.M Longini (2020) Designing effective control of dengue withcombined interventions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 117(6) 3319-3325 doi:10.1073/pnas.1903496117

Pearson, C.A.B., K. M. Abbas, S. Clifford, S. Flasche & T. J. Hladish (2019) Serostatus testing and dengue vaccine cost-benefit thresholds. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 16:20190234 doi: 10.1098/rsif.2019.0234

Vallej, C., C.A.B. Pearson, J. Koopman, & T.J. Hladish (2019) Evaluating the probability of silent circulation of polio in small populations using the silent circulation statistic. Infectious Disease Modelling 4:239-250 doi: 10.1016/j.idm.2019.06.003

DSI-NRF Centre of Excellence in Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis