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Jiayao Lei

Postdoctoral researcher

About me

I am a postdoctoral researcher at Karolinska Institutet and King's College London supported by Swedish Research Council.

Research description

My research is within cancer epidemiology and vaccine epidemiology, which has a main focus on cervical cancer prevention through comprehensive evaluation on effectiveness of HPV vaccination and cervical screening on a population-based basis. Besides, my research also involves modelling of COVID-19. 

Teaching portfolio

2022  Introduction to Epidemiology, Skandinaviska Kiropraktorhöskolan

2021  Study design, The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

2018  Biostatistics I, Karolinska Institutet

Education

2016-2020        Karolinska Institutet, Ph.D in Medical Epidemiology 

2013-2015        Karolinska Institutet, MSc. in Epidemiology

2008-2013        Sun Yat-sen University, Medical Degree

Academic honours, awards and prizes

2021  Dan Grandér Memorial Prize (best doctoral thesis in cancer research)

2020  Dimitris N. Chorafas Prize