Dr Christopher Jewell

Senior Lecturer in Epidemiology

PhD Supervision Interests

Inference for infectious disease models; food borne disease source attribution; high performance computing for biostatistical applications; GPU programming.

Brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) social interactions and their implications for bovine tuberculosis epidemiology
Rouco, C., Jewell, C., Richardson, K., French, N., Buddle, B., Tompkins, D. 6/11/2018 In: Behaviour. 155, 7-9, p. 621-637. 17 p.
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Dynamics of the 2004 avian influenza H5N1 outbreak in Thailand: The role of duck farming, sequential model fitting and control
Retkute, R., Jewell, C., Van Boeckel, T., Zhang, G., Xiao, X., Thanapongtharm, W., Keeling, M., Gilbert, M., Tildesley, M. 1/11/2018 In: Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 159, p. 171-181. 11 p.
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The role of case proximity in transmission of visceral leishmaniasis in a highly endemic village in Bangladesh
Chapman, L., Jewell, C., Spencer, S., Pellis, L., Datta, S., Chowdhury, R., Bern, C., Medley, G., Hollingsworth, T. 8/10/2018 In: PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 12, 10, 29 p.
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Real-time decision-making during emergency disease outbreaks
Probert, W., Jewell, C.P., Werkman, M., Fonnesbeck, C., Goto, Y., Runge, M., Sekiguchi, S., Shea, K., Keeling, M.J., Ferrari, M., Tildesley, M. 24/07/2018 In: PLoS Computational Biology. 14, 7, 18 p.
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Predicting farm-level animal populations using environmental and socioeconomic variables
van Andel, M., Jewell, C.P., McKenzie, J., Hollings, T., Robinson, A., Burgman, M., Bingham, P., Carpenter, T. 15/09/2017 In: Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 145, p. 121-132. 12 p.
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Species distribution models: A comparison of statistical approaches for livestock and disease epidemics
Hollings, T., Robinson, A., van Andel, M., Jewell, C.P., Burgman, M. 24/08/2017 In: PLoS ONE. 12, 8, 19 p.
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Investigating brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) home-range size determinants in a New Zealand native forest.
Richardson, K., Rouco, C., Jewell, C.P., French, N., Buddle, B., Tompkins, D.M. 26/06/2017 In: Wildlife Research. 44, 4, p. 316-323. 8 p.
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sourceR: Classification and source attribution of infectious agents among heterogeneous populations
Miller, P., Marshall, J., French, N., Jewell, C.P. 30/05/2017 In: PLoS Computational Biology. 13, 5, 13 p.
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Ensemble modelling and structured decision-making to support Emergency Disease Management
Webb, C., Ferrari, M., Lindström, T., Carpenter, T., Dürr, S., Garner, G., Jewell, C.P., Stevenson, M., Ward, M., Werkman, M., Backer, J., Tildesley, M. 1/03/2017 In: Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 138, p. 124-133. 10 p.
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Outbreak response forecasting for vector borne diseases: theileria orientalis (Ikeda) in NZ cattle
Jewell, C.P. 21/07/2016
Conference paper

Compatibility between livestock databases used for quantitative biosecurity response in New Zealand
Jewell, C.P., van Andel, M., Vink, D., McFadden, A. 06/2016 In: New Zealand Veterinary Journal. 64, 3, p. 158-164. 7 p.
Journal article

Forecasting for outbreaks of vector-borne diseases: a data assimilation approach
Jewell, C.P. 15/04/2016
Conference paper

Bayesian data assimilation provides rapid decision support for vector-borne diseases
Jewell, C., Brown, R. 1/07/2015 In: Interface. 12, 108
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Risk factors associated with Rift Valley fever epidemics in South Africa in 2008–11
Métras, R., Jewell, C.P., Porphyre, T., Thompson, P., Pfeiffer, D., Collins, L., White, R. 25/03/2015 In: Scientific Reports. 5, 7 p.
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Bayesian estimation of the sensitivity and specificity of individual fecal culture and Paralisa to detect Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis infection in young farmed deer
Stringer, L., Jones, G., Jewell, C.P., Noble, A., Heuer, C., Wilson, P., Johnson, W. 1/11/2013 In: Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation. 25, 6, p. 759-764. 6 p.
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Enhancing Bayesian risk prediction for epidemics using contact tracing
Jewell, C.P., Roberts, G. 1/09/2012 In: Biostatistics. 13, 4, p. 567-579. 13 p.
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Spatio–temporal analyses of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1 outbreaks in the Mekong River Delta, Vietnam, 2009
Minh, P., Stevenson, M., Jewell, C.P., French, N., Schauer, B. 1/03/2011 In: Spatial and Spatio-temporal Epidemiology. 2, 1, p. 49-57. 9 p.
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Networks and the epidemiology of infectious disease
Danon, L., Ford, A., House, T., Jewell, C.P., Keeling, M., Roberts, G., Ross, J., Vernon, M. 2011 In: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Infectious Diseases. 2011, 28 p.
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Predicting undetected infections during the 2007 foot-and-mouth disease outbreak
Jewell, C.P., Keeling, M.J., Roberts, G. 6/12/2009 In: Interface. 6, 41, p. 1145-1151. 7 p.
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A novel approach to real-time risk prediction for emerging infectious diseases: a case study in Avian Influenza H5N1
Jewell, C.P., Kypraios, T., Christley, R., Roberts, G. 1/09/2009 In: Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 91, 1, p. 19-28. 10 p.
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