Xiao, Jingyi Zoe

XJY
Post-doctoral Fellow

Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

  • PhD, MPH, BMed
Biography

Dr. Xiao obtained her PhD degree in Public Health from The University of Hong Kong in 2020.

Dr. Xiao’s research focus is on infectious disease epidemiology and transmission dynamics. She has been working on the transmission mechanism of influenza virus and evaluation of the effect of non-pharmaceutical interventions on influenza transmission with respect to the contact transmission route. Her current research interests also include the transmission of other respiratory viruses, including SARS-CoV-2. She is also investigating the trends of psychological and behavioural responses of the general population towards COVID-19.

Selected Publications
  1. Xiao J*, Shiu EY*, Gao H, Wong JY, Fong MW, Ryu S, Cowling BJ. Nonpharmaceutical measures for pandemic influenza in nonhealthcare settings-personal protective and environmental measures. Emerg Infect Dis. 2020;26(5):967-75. [*Co-first author, Impact Factor 6.259 (2019), Ranked 7/92 infectious diseases]
  2. Fong MW, Gao H, Wong JY, Xiao J, Shiu EY, Ryu S, Cowling BJ. Nonpharmaceutical measures for pandemic influenza in nonhealthcare settings-social distancing measures. Emerg Infect Dis. 2020;26(5):976-84. [Impact Factor 6.259 (2019), Ranked 7/92 infectious diseases]
  3. Ryu S, Gao H, Wong JY, Shiu EY, Xiao J, Fong MW, Cowling BJ. Nonpharmaceutical measures for pandemic influenza in nonhealthcare settings-international travel-related measures. Emerg Infect Dis. 2020;26(5):961-6. [Impact Factor 6.259 (2019), Ranked 7/92 infectious diseases]
  4. Fong MW, Leung NH, Xiao J, Chu DK, Cheng S, So HC, Li Y, Ip DKM, Peiris JSM, Cowling BJ. Presence of influenza virus on touch-surfaces in kindergartens and primary schools. J Infect Dis. 2020 Sep 14;222(8):1329-33. [Impact Factor 5.022 (2019), Ranked 11/92 infectious diseases]
  5. Yang B, Wu P, Lau EH, Wong JY, Ho F, Gao H, Xiao J, Adam DC, Ng TW, Quan J, Tsang TK, Liao Q, Cowling BJ, Leung GM. Changing disparities in COVID-19 burden in the ethnically homogeneous population of Hong Kong through pandemic waves: an observational study. Clin Infect Dis. 2021. [Impact Factor 8.313 (2019), Ranked 3/92 infectious diseases]
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