I am an epidemiologist who works on modeling infection transmission.

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  1. Moon, S-G, Kim, YK, Son WS, Kim J-H, et al. Time-variant reproductive number of COVID-19 in Seoul, Korea. Epidemiol Health 2020; 42: e2020047.
  2. Kim J-H, Im J, Holm M, Parajulee P, Espinoza L, Poudyal N, Marks F. A systematic review of typhoid fever occurrence in Africa. Clin Infect Dis 2019 Oct 30;69(Suppl 6):S492-S498
  3. Teferi M, Desta M, Yeshitela B, Aseffa A, Beyene T, Cruz Espinoza LM, Im J, Jeon HJ, von Kalckreuth V, Kim J-H, et al. Characteristics of acute febrile illnesses among children in Butajira, South-Central Ethiopia. Clin Infect Dis 2019 Oct 30;69(Suppl 6):S483-S491
  4. Park SE, Toy T, Adu-Sarkodie Y, Baker S, Breiman RF, Crump JA, Cruz Espinoza LM, Haselbeck A, Im J, Jacobs J, Jeon HJ, Kabore LP, Kehinde R, Kim J-H, et al. The Severe Typhoid Fever in Africa Program: Study Design and Methodology to Assess Disease Severity, Host Immunity, and Carriage Associated With Invasive Salmonellosis. Clin Infect Dis 2019 Nov 15; 69(Suppl 6):S422–S434
  5. Cruz Espinoza LM, McCreedy E, Holm M, Im J, Mogeni OD, Parajulee P, Panzner U, Park SE, Toy T, Haselbeck A, Seo HJ, Jeon HJ, Kim J-H, et al. Occurrence of Typhoid Fever Complications: systematic literature review and meta-analysis. Clin Infect Dis 2019 Nov 15; 69(Suppl 6):S435–S448
  6. Andrews JR, Baker S, Marks F, Alsan M, Garrett D, Gellin BG, Saha SK, Qamar F, Yousafzai T, Bogoch II, Antillon M, Pitzer VE, Kim J-H, et al. Typhoid conjugate vaccines: a new tool in the fight against antimicrobial-resistant pathogens? Lancet Infect Dis 2018 S1473-3099(18)30350-5. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30350-5
  7. Kim J-H, Mogasale V, Im J, Ramani E, Marks F. Updated estimates of typhoid fever burden in sub-Saharan Africa. Lancet Glob Health (2017)
  8. Kim J-H, Nelson KE, Panzner U, Kasture Y, Labrique AB, Wierzba TF. Erratum to: A systematic review of the epidemiology of hepatitis E virus in Africa. BMC Infect Dis (2017) 17:187
  9. Kim J-H, Mogasale V, Burgess C, Wierzba TF. Impact of oral cholera vaccines in cholera-endemic countries: a mathematical modeling study. Vaccine 34 (2016) pp. 2113-2120 doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.03.004
  10. Mogasale V, Kar SK, Kim J-H et al. An Estimation of Private Household Costs to Receive Free Oral Cholera Vaccine in Odisha, India. PLoS Negl Trop Dis (2015) Sep9; 9(9): e0004072. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0004072
  11. Kim J-H. HIV Transmissions by Stage and Sex Role in Long-Term Concurrent Sexual Partnerships. Acta Biotheor (2015) Mar;63(1):33-54.; doi: 10.1007/s10441-014-9242-8
  12. Kim J-H, Rho S-H. Transmission Dynamics of Oral Poliovirus Vaccine Virus and Vaccine-Derived Viruses on Contact Networks. J Theor Biol (2015) Jan 7; 364: 266-74 doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2014.09.026
  13. Kim J-H, Nelson KE, Panzner U, Kasture Y, Labrique AB, Wierzba TF. A Systematic Review of The Epidemiology of Hepatitis E Virus in Africa. BMC Infect Dis (2014) Jun 5; 14:308 doi:10.1186/1471-2334-14-308
  14. Duintjer Tebbens RJ, Pallansch MA, Kim J-H, Burns CC, Kew OM, Oberste S, Diop O, Wassilak SGF, Cochi SL, Thompson KM. Oral poliovirus vaccine evolution and insights relevant to modeling the risks of circulating vaccine-derived polioviruses. Risk Anal (2013); 33(4): 680-702. doi: 10.1111/risa.12022
  15. Thompson KM, Pallansch MA, Duintjer Tebbens RJ, Wassilak SGF, Kim J-H, Cochi SL. Preeradication national vaccine policy options for poliovirus infection and disease control. Risk Anal (2013) Apr; 33(4): 516-43. doi: 10.1111/risa.12019
  16. Duintjer Tebbens RJ, Pallansch MA, Chumakov KM, Halsey NA, Hovi T, Minor PD, Modlin JF, Patriarca PA, Sutter RW, Wright PF, Wassilak SGF, Cochi SL, Kim J-H, Thompson KM. Review and assessment of poliovirus immunity and transmission: Synthesis of knowledge gaps and identification of research needs. Risk Anal (2013) Apr; 33(4): 606-46. doi: 10.1111/risa.12031
  17. Duintjer Tebbens RJ, Pallansch MA, Chumakov KM, Halsey NA, Hovi T, Minor PD, Modlin JF, Patriarca PA, Sutter RW, Wright PF, Wassilak SGF, Cochi SL, Kim J-H, Thompson KM. Expert review on poliovirus immunity and transmission. Risk Anal (2013) Apr; 33(4): 544-605. doi: 10.1111/j.1539-6924.2012.01864.x
  18. Kim J-H, Koopman JS. HIV Transmissions by Stage in Dynamic Sexual Partnerships. J Theor Biol 2012 Apr 7; 298: 147-53. doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2011.12.021
  19. Kim J-H, Riolo RL, Koopman JS. HIV Transmission by Stage of Infection and Pattern of Sexual Partnerships. Epidemiol 2010 Sep; 21(5): 676-84. doi: 10.1097/EDE.0b013e3181e6639f.
  20. Alam SJ, Romero-Severson E, Kim J-H, Edmond G, Koopman JS. Dynamic Sex Roles among Men Who Have Sex with Men and Transmissions from Primary HIV Infection. Epidemiol 2010 Sep;21(5):669-675


  1. Epid 501, Modeling Infection Transmission, Fall 2017

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