Person Details

Amanda Ross, PhD, Senior Scientific Collaborator, Scientist
+41 61 284 81 10
+41 61 284 81 05
Department -> Unit
Epidemiology and Public Health -> Biostatistics -> Biostatistics Frequentist modelling


Main function
Statistician, PhD


Professional activities at Swiss TPH
  • Models of malaria epidemiology and control
  • Design and analysis of field studies
  • Epidemiology of malaria

Higher education and qualifcations
  • PhD in Epidemiology, University of Basel 2008 "Stochastic models of the consequences of Plasmodium falciparum infections in the human host"
  • MSc in Medical Statistics, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 1993
  • BA(Hons) in Mathematics and Psychology, University of Strathclyde, 1992

Past professional activities
  • 2003-present: Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
  • 1999-2003: Statistician, Kenya Medical Research Institute-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi
  • 1998-1999: Statistician, Partnership for Child Development, Wellcome Trust Centre for the Epidemiology of Infectious Disease, University of Oxford
  • 1996-1997: Statistician, Medical Research Council Programme on AIDS, Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe
  • 1993-1995: Statistician, Medical Research Council Biostatistics Initiative for AIDS & HIV in Scotland, Centre for HIV Research, University of Edinburgh