Richard Maude

Head of Epidemiology Department




Professor Maude is Head of the Epidemiology Department at Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Bangkok, Thailand and Associate Professor in Tropical Medicine at the University of Oxford, Honorary Consultant Physician at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford and a Visiting Scientist at Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, USA. He has worked at Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit since 2007. His research combines clinical studies, descriptive epidemiology and mathematical modelling of human diseases in South and Southeast Asia. His areas of interest include spatiotemporal epidemiology, GIS mapping, disease surveillance, health policy, pathogen genetics and population movement with a focus on malaria, dengue, novel pathogens and environmental health. He is a founding member of ThaiGISNet and GroupMappers, a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society in the UK and MORU representative for the Asia-Pacific Malaria Elimination Network and Malaria Modelling Consortium. Professor Maude runs training courses for government disease control programmes and academics and is the University of Oxford Postgraduate Coordinator at MORU.

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