Dr Luigi Sedda

Senior Lecturer in Spatial Epidemiology

Additional Information

Lead of the Lancaster Ecology and Epidemiology Group

RCG Culex distribution, vector competence and threat of transmission of arboviruses to humans and animals in the UK
01/04/2023 → 31/03/2026

Mapping underdoctored areas: the impact of medical training pathways on NHS workforce distribution
01/10/2022 → 30/03/2025

DSI: Evaluation of the efficacy of Fludora Co-Max adulticide space spray for control of multiple insecticide resistant Anopheles and Aedes vectors
12/09/2022 → 11/09/2023

DSI: Describing and mapping cancers, cancers relationships and socioeconomic inequalities in the North West of England.
01/02/2022 → 30/09/2024

DSI: Equipping Countries For Evidence-based Malaria Intervention Strategies
01/06/2021 → 31/12/2024

DSI: Research on Spatial Epidemiology and Infectiouse Diseases Network: Fighting Infectious Diseases
01/03/2021 → 31/05/2023

COVID-19 effects on Fleetwood communities and its relationships with deprivation
01/02/2021 → 31/01/2022

Controlling emergent Anopheles stephensi in Ethiopia and Sudan (CEASE)
01/01/2021 → 30/11/2024

Quantifying the influence of wind on mosquito flight and consequences for malaria transmission in southern Malawi
01/09/2020 → 28/08/2021

The gnatwork: building capacity for research on neglected tropical vectors
01/03/2019 → 29/02/2020

DSI: Data Science of the Natural Environment
16/04/2018 → 15/04/2024

Use innovative statistical methods crossing different databases and information at different spatial and temporal resolution in order to generate new understanding capable to inform recommendations aimed at improving the communities afflicted by COVID-19
01/01/1900 → …

Mujahid Nouredayem
Hosting a Student (PhD)

Creating Operational Research in Vector-borne Diseases' Surveillance and Control.

Mosquito surveillance for disease surveillance: advantages and caveats
Invited talk

BIoscience Network Symposium
Invited talk

Heidi E. Brown
Hosting an academic visitor

Optimal Spatial Sampling Designs
Business Course/Training

Evaluation of Virtual Ward deployment in Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Developing adaptive sampling design frameworks for vector surveillance
Invited talk

Gabriel Monteiro
Hosting a student (Other)

Cecile Spychala
Hosting a Student (PhD)

Palliative care in COVID-19 hospital units

The Applied Malaria Modeling Network (External organisation)
Membership of board

Participation in conference -Mixed Audience

Spatial Epidemiology: From interpolators to spatial model
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Current Research in Parasitology & Vector-Borne Diseases (Journal)
Editorial activity

European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (External organisation)
Member of Advisory Panel

Vectorbite (External organisation)
Membership of network

Farm of James Parker
Business Engagement

Scientific Reports (Journal)
Editorial activity

Parasites and Vectors (Journal)
Editorial activity

Visiting Professor

IPUMS research award
Prize (including medals and awards)

NIHR CRN Greater Manchester’s Evening of Excellence 2021
Prize (including medals and awards)

Prize for the best paper published in the Morecambe Bay Medical Journal in 2022.
Prize (including medals and awards)

  • DSI - Health
  • Microbes, Pathogens and Immunity