Dr Dan Hungerford PhD MBIolSci PGDipPH

NIHR Post-doctoral Fellow Clinical Infection, Microbiology and Immunology

    About

    Personal Statement

    I am an infectious disease epidemiologist and surveillance scientist. My main research interests involve the the use of "real world" big data for vaccine evaluations and effectiveness studies, focusing on respiratory and diarrhoeal disease in the UK. Previously I worked for Public Health England, specialising in infectious disease surveillance and outbreak investigation and LJMU, Centre for Public Health, developing the Trauma and Injury Intelligence Group surveillance system.

    Prizes or Honours

    • Finalist: Taking Research into Practice for "Reducing susceptibility to measles" (North West Coast Innovation Awards , 2018)
    • Winner: Delivering Research in Collaboration 2017 for “Reducing childhood illness through improved vaccination uptake” ( North West Coast Innovation Awards, 2017)

    Funded Fellowships

    • Post-Doctoral Fellowship (National Institute for Health Research, 2019 - 2021)