Dr Yoel Lubell

Yoel Lubell is a member of the Mathematical and Economic Modelling Group headed by Dr Lisa White at the Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit in Bangkok. Within the group Yoel leads the economics team, focusing primarily on the evaluation of diagnostics, treatments and vaccines for infectious diseases.   Recently the group have focused on merging of epidemiological dynamic models and economic analyses, with the aim of capturing costs and benefits of interventions at the population level such as their impact on disease transmission and the development of antimicrobial resistance. Much of this work is carried out in collaboration with health authorities in Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar and other countries in the region with the aim of providing practical policy recommendations with a particular focus on malaria elimination in the Mekong region.

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