Short CV/Education and training

  • 1998 – 2001
    B.Sc. Biological Sciences, Oxford University, 1st Class Honours

  • 2002 – 2004
    MA in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University

Selected publications

  • Mtema, Z., et al.* (2016). Mobile phones as surveillance tools: Implementing and evaluating a large-scale intersectoral surveillance system in tanzania. PLoS Medicine 13(4): e1002002. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1002002 PMC4829224 *senior author.

  • Hampson, K & The Global Alliance for Rabies Control’s Partners for Rabies Prevention (2015). Estimating the Global Burden of Canine Rabies. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 9(4): e0003709. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0003709. PMC4400070.

  • Townsend, S., et al. * (2013). Designing programs for eliminating canine rabies from islands: Bali, Indonesia as a case-study. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 7(8): e2372 PMC3749988 *senior author.

  • P. Klepac, C. J. E. Metcalf, A. McClean, & K. Hampson (2013). Towards the endgame and beyond: complexities and challenges for the elimination of infectious diseases. Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. 368: 20120137. PMC3720036.

  • Freuling, C. M.*, Hampson, K.*, Selhorst, T.*, Schroander, R., Meslin, F. X., Mettenleiter, T. C., & Mueller, T. (2013). Elimination of fox rabies from Europe: determinants of success and lessons for the future. Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. 368: 20120142 PMC3720040 *equal contributions.

  • Townsend, S. E., Lembo, T., Cleaveland, S., Meslin, F-X., Miranda, M. E., Putra, A. A. G., Haydon, D. T., & Hampson, K. (2013). Surveillance guidelines for disease elimination: a case study of canine rabies. Comparative Immunology, Microbiology & Infectious Diseases doi: 10.1016/j.cimid.2012.10.008. PMC3693035.

  • Hampson, K., Cleaveland, S.C., & Briggs, D.J.B. (2011). Evaluation of cost-effective strategies for rabies post-exposure vaccination in low-income countries. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 5(3): e982. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0000982. PMC3050908.

  • Lembo, T., Hampson, K., Kaare, M., Ernest, E., Knobel, D., Kazwala, R., Haydon, D.T., & Cleaveland, S. C. (2010). The feasibility of canine rabies elimination in Africa: dispelling doubts with data. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 4(2): e626. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0000626. PMC2826407

  • Hampson, K., Dushoff, J., Cleaveland, S. C., Haydon, D., Kaare, M., Packer, C. & Dobson, A. (2009). Transmission dynamics and prospects for the elimination of canine rabies. PLoS Biology 7(3): e1000053 doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1000053. PMC2653555.

  • Hampson, K., Dushoff, J., Bingham, J., Brückner, G., Ali, Y. H., & Dobson, A. (2007). Synchronous cycles of domestic dog rabies in sub-Saharan Africa and the impact of control efforts. PNAS 104(18): 7717-7722. PMC1863501.

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Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • WHO expert panel

  • British Ecological Society


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