alexa Jane M Heffernan
ISSN: 2157-7560

Journal of Vaccines & Vaccination
Open Access

Like us on:
OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations

700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)
 
 

Jane M Heffernan

Department of Kinesiology and Health Science at York University, USA
Biography

Dr Heffernan is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at York University, and York Research Chair (Tier II). She is also the Director of the Centre for Disease Modelling (CDM), and is on the Board of Directors of the Society of Mathematical Biology (SMB).

Dr Heffernans research program centres on understanding the spread and persistence of infectious diseases. Her, Modelling Infection and Immunity Lab (MI2), which is affiliated with the Centre for Disease Modelling (CDM) focuses on the development of new biologically motivated models of infectious diseases (deterministic and stochastic) that describe pathogen dynamics in-host (mathematical immunology) and in a population of hosts (mathematical epidemiology). Models in immuno-epidemiology, which integrate the in-host dynamics with population level models, are also developed.

The goals of the MI2 lab are to:
(1) Determine which biological effects have the largest impact on the pathogen dynamics in-host and in a population
(2) Study the effects of immune memory in the individual and the population
(3) Determine how co-infection, when more than one infectious disease is present affects the dynamics of another, in-host and in a population.
(4) Develop new mathematical and computational tools to facilitate goals (1-3).

Research Interest

HPV; Vaccination; Risk compensation; Behavioural disinhibition

Publications

Global Speakers in the subject

Global Experts in the subject

Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

 
© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
adwords