Sze Man Leung

Research Assistant Professor





National Institutes of Health, National Institute of General Medical Sciences
People: Laura White, Ted Cohen, William Hanage, Rene Niehus, Ben Cowling, Tyler Brown, Joseph Wu, Mauricio Santillana Guzman, Joseph Lewnard, Aimee Taylor, Pablo Martinez de Salazar, Lerato Magosi, Edward Goldstein, Christine Tedijanto, Tigist Menkir, Sze Man Leung, Hsiao-Han Chang, Caroline Buckee, Pamela Martinez, Marc Lipsitch
2009 – 2020

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Wu JT, Leung K, Leung GM. (2020). Nowcasting and forecasting the potential domestic and international spread of the 2019-nCoV outbreak originating in Wuhan, China: a modelling study. Lancet

Zhang Y, Leung K, Perera RAPM, Lee CK, Peiris JSM, Wu JT. (2020). Harnessing the potential of blood donation archives for influenza surveillance and control. PloS one, 15(5)

Leung GM, Leung K. (2020). Crowdsourcing data to mitigate epidemics. The Lancet. Digital health

Leung K, Wu JT, Xu K, Wein LM. (2020). No Detectable Surge in SARS-CoV-2 Transmission Attributable to the April 7, 2020 Wisconsin Election. American journal of public health

Lui TK, Leung K, Guo CG, Tsui VW, Wu JT, Leung WK. (2020). Impacts of COVID-19 Pandemic on Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Volume and Diagnosis of Gastric and Colorectal Cancers: A Population-based Study. Gastroenterology

Leung K, Wu JT, Liu D, Leung GM. (2020). First-wave COVID-19 transmissibility and severity in China outside Hubei after control measures, and second-wave scenario planning: a modelling impact assessment. Lancet

Perera RA, Mok CK, Tsang OT, Lv H, Ko RL, Wu NC, Yuan M, Leung WS, Chan JM, Chik TS, Choi CY, Leung K, Chan KH, Chan KC, Li KC, Wu JT, Wilson IA, Monto AS, Poon LL, Peiris M. (2020). Serological assays for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), March 2020. Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin, 25(16)

Wu JT, Leung K, Bushman M, Kishore N, Niehus R, de Salazar PM, Cowling BJ, Lipsitch M, Leung GM. (2020). Estimating clinical severity of COVID-19 from the transmission dynamics in Wuhan, China. Nature medicine, 26(4)

Leung K, Lee CK, Lau EHY, Lau CW, Wu JT. (2019). Assessing the impact of respiratory infections and weather conditions on donor attendance and blood inventory in Hong Kong. Vox sanguinis, 114(2)

Zheng Y, Jit M, Wu JT, Yang J, Leung K, Liao Q, Yu H. (2017). Economic costs and health-related quality of life for hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) patients in China. PloS one, 12(9)

Leung K, Jit M, Lau EHY, Wu JT. (2017). Social contact patterns relevant to the spread of respiratory infectious diseases in Hong Kong. Scientific reports, 7(1)

Leung K, Lipsitch M, Yuen KY, Wu JT. (2017). Monitoring the fitness of antiviral-resistant influenza strains during an epidemic: a mathematical modelling study. The Lancet. Infectious diseases, 17(3)

Wu JT, Jit M, Zheng Y, Leung K, Xing W, Yang J, Liao Q, Cowling BJ, Yang B, Lau EH, Takahashi S, Farrar JJ, Grenfell BT, Leung GM, Yu H. (2016). Routine Pediatric Enterovirus 71 Vaccination in China: a Cost-Effectiveness Analysis. PLoS medicine, 13(3)