Hi there 👋

I’m an infectious disease researcher interested in real-time analysis, forecasting, semi-mechanstic modelling, and open source tool development.
NOW
BIO
  • 🏢 I’m currently working at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  • 📜 I did my PhD at the University of Bristol
  • ⚙️ I use daily: R, stan
  • 🏗️ I like to perform analysis using novel models on interesting data and generalise those approaches into software 📦s
  • 🌍 I’m mostly active within the R Community
  • 🌱 Learning all about Julia and INLA
  • 📘 Reading all of China Miéville’s work.
  • 💬 Ping me about statistical modelling of infectious diseases, real-time analysis of infectious diseases, and estimating transmission dynamics in real-time
  • 📫 Reach me: sam.abbott@lshtm.ac.uk

Sam Abbott


Hi there 👋

I’m an infectious disease researcher interested in real-time analysis, forecasting, semi-mechanstic modelling, and open source tool development.
NOW
BIO
  • 🏢 I’m currently working at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  • 📜 I did my PhD at the University of Bristol
  • ⚙️ I use daily: R, stan
  • 🏗️ I like to perform analysis using novel models on interesting data and generalise those approaches into software 📦s
  • 🌍 I’m mostly active within the R Community
  • 🌱 Learning all about Julia and INLA
  • 📘 Reading all of China Miéville’s work.
  • 💬 Ping me about statistical modelling of infectious diseases, real-time analysis of infectious diseases, and estimating transmission dynamics in real-time
  • 📫 Reach me: sam.abbott@lshtm.ac.uk