Andrea Verhulst

Office Address: 

337 McNeil

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Demography, Université Catholique de Louvain, 2016
M.A., Population and Development Studies, Université Catholique de Louvain, 2011
B.A., Sociology and Anthropology, Université Saint-Louis, 2008

My research focuses on the measurement, the modelling and the understanding of the global patterns of perinatal and child mortality. For that purpose, I have contributed to the development of the Under-5 Mortality Database.

Selected Publications:

Verhulst, A. et al. 2022. “Divergent age patterns of under-5 mortality in South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa: a modelling study.” The Lancet Global Health 10(11): e1566-e1574

Guillot, M., J. Romero Prieto, A. Verhulst, and P. Gerland. 2022. "Modeling Age Patterns of Under-5 Mortality: Results From a Log-Quadratic Model Applied to High-Quality Vital Registration Data." Demography 59(1):321-347.

Verhulst, A., H. Beltrán-Sánchez, and A. Palloni. 2019. "Impact of Delayed Effects on Human Old-Age Mortality." Demographic Research 40(41):1167-1210. PMCID: PMC6709713. 

Verhulst, A. 2016. "Child Mortality Estimation: An Assessment of Summary Birth History Methods Using Microsimulation." Demographic Research 34(39):1075-1128.