SAFER Uclh Team Members Biography

Safer Uclh Richard Gilson

Jared Wilson-Aggarwal

A research fellow at the University of Leeds investigating the spatial and social risk factors associated with the nosocomial transmission of SARS-COV-2 in healthcare workers. Jared completed his PhD at the University of Exeter in 2020, studying the space use and contacts of free-ranging dogs in rural Africa, with the aim to better inform the management of dog-mediated diseases such as Guinea worm and rabies. With a background in Zoology, Jared has a keen interest in human/animal behaviour, disease ecology and in contributing to a One Health approach of tackling zoonotic diseases.