Talk Title : Machine Learning for rapid geographical source attribution of Salmonella Enteritidis infections.
Time : 23rd August 2021 – 16:30 (KL, GMT+8) / 18:30 (Sydney, GMT+10)
Dr Lauren Cowley has been prize fellow of bioinformatics at the University of Bath since September 2018. Prior to joining Bath, Lauren worked at Public Health England for 4 years and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health for 2 years. Her research centres around using sequencing technology to track outbreaks and emergence of infectious diseases. She has mostly worked on Escherichia coli, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Ebola and SARs-CoV-2. She is currently deployed to the UK cabinet office as an embedded scientist on the UK COVID-19 response.