Kate Lillepold

MPH, Research Assistant

Kate joined GEDB as a Research Assistant in May 2019 and primarily works with the Global Health and Biosphere Stewardship research stream. She supports a wide range of projects, spanning topics such as emerging infectious diseases, ocean stewardship, antimicrobial resistance and industrial sector-impacts on the Sustainable Development Goals.

Kate holds a Master of Public Health (MPH) from the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, where she specialized in Epidemiology. She also holds an Honours Bachelor of Science in Biology from Queen’s University. Prior to her current position, Kate completed a Traineeship at the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC).

Selected publications:
More arboviral disease outbreaks in continental Europe due to the warming climate?