Professor Sir Peter Horby is the Moh Family Foundation Professor of Emerging Infections and Global Health at the University of Oxford and the Director of the Pandemic Sciences Institute. He was a collaborator with the former APPRISE Centre of Research Excellence.
Professor Sir Peter Horby established the Epidemic disease Research Group Oxford (ERGO), an international program of clinical and epidemiological research to prepare for and respond to emerging infections. His work includes research on a range of epidemic diseases including Ebola virus, avian influenza or “bird flu” (H5N1 and H7N9 strains), Middle East Respiratory Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), and Enterovirus 71 (EV71).
- An international observational study to assess the impact of the Omicron variant emergence on the clinical epidemiology of COVID-19 in hospitalised patients
- ISARIC-COVID-19 dataset: A prospective, standardized, global dataset of patients hospitalized with COVID-19
- Clinical research networks and assessing pandemic severity