Ph.D. Student Profile

Jade  Yang, MHS

Jade Yang, MHS

  • Doctoral Student


  • MHS, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2020
  • BS, University of Washington, 2017
  • BA, University of Washington, 2017
  • Certificate in Clinical Trial, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2020
  • Certificate in Vaccine Science and Policy, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2020 

Research Interests & Projects

Research Interests:

Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Global Health, Vaccine Science and Policy, Virology

Selected Publications

Yang, Y.; Kostandova, N.; Mwansa, F.D.; Nakazwe, C.; Namukoko, H.; Sakala, C.; Bobo, P.; Masumbu, P.K.; Nachinga, B.; Ngula, D.; Carcelen, A.C.; Prosperi, C.; Winter, A.K.; Moss, W.J.; Mutembo, S. Challenges Addressing Inequalities in Measles Vaccine Coverage in Zambia through a Measles–Rubella Supplementary Immunization Activity during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Vaccines 2023, 11, 608.

Mutembo, S; Yang, Y (co-first author); Carcelen, A; et al. Measles Immunity Gaps among Children and Adolescents with HIV in Zambia Despite High Measles Vaccination and Antiretroviral Therapy Coverage. AIDS ():10.1097/QAD.0000000000003634, June 29, 2023. | DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000003634 

Deloria-Knoll M. Bennett JC, Yang Y, Garcia Quesada M. “Challenges in Inferring Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Impact From Bacterial Surveillance Data”. The Journal of Infectious Diseases 2023, 2(227), 304-305 • Arambepola R, Yang Y, Hutchinson K, et al. “Mapping zero-dose children in Zambia: factors associated with vaccination before and after a mass measles and rubella vaccination campaign”. BMJ Global health 2021, 6 (12), e007479.

Garcia Quesada M, Yang Y, Bennett JC, et al. “Serotype Distribution of Remaining Pneumococcal Meningitis in the Mature PCV10/13 Period: Findings from the PSERENADE Project”. Microorganisms 2021, 9(4), 738.

Deloria-Knoll M, Bennett JC, Garcia Quesada M, Kagucia EW, Peterson ME, Feikin DR, Cohen AL, Yang Y, Hetrich MK, Sinkevitch JN, et al. Global Landscape Review of Serotype-Specific Invasive Pneumococcal Disease Surveillance among Countries Using PCV10/13: The Pneumococcal Serotype Replacement and Distribution Estimation (PSERENADE) Project. Microorganisms 2021, 9(4), 742.