Sofia Gabriela JIJON ALBAN

Sofia Gabriela JIJON ALBAN

27 Rue de Chaligny - 75012 - Paris

Tel: +33 (0) 1 85 34 72 57 (work)

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Discipline(s): Modeling the HIV transmission and prevention methods

Current position: Doctoral student

Affiliation(s): Doctoral Network of Public Health


 2015. Master’s degree on Applied Mathematics, speciality Modeling Mathematics, program of  Mathematics Applied to Biological and Health Sciences (MBIO) at Pierre et Marie Curie University (UPMC), Paris - France. [link]

Master's dissertation: “Modeling the impact of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) in the incidence of HIV infection among men who have sex with men”, internship at Pierre Louis Institute of Epidemiology and Public Health, supervised by Virginie Supervie.

 2013. Undergraduate degree on  Mathematics at the Science Faculty of the Escuela Politécnica Nacional University (EPN), Quito - Ecuador.

Undergraduate's dissertation: “Reduction of a population spreading problem using Proper Orthogonal Decomposition (POD) method”, supervised by Pedro Merino at EPN, Quito - Ecuador.[link]


Subject: “Voluntary prevention in the context of efficient treatment : a game-theoretic approach.

Supervisors: Dominique Costagliola, Virginie Supervie and Romulus Breban

Laboratory: Pierre Louis Institute of Epidemiology and Public Health (UMRS 1136 Inserm & UPMC).

Doctoral School: ED–393, Pierre Louis Doctoral School of Epidemiology and Public Health, speciality Biostatistics and Biomathematics.

This thesis will be realized in the context of the Doctoral Interdisciplinary Network coordinated by the School of High Studies in Public Health (EHESP).



Jijón S., Supervie V. and Breban R. Prevention of treatable infectious diseases: A game-theoretic approach. Vaccine, 35 (2017), pp. 5339–5345.

Jijón S. and Merino P. Reducción de un modelo de dispersión poblacional utilizando el método POD. Revista Politécnica, Vol. 23, No. 3 (jul. 2013), pp. 1–10.


April 2015 - September 2015. Master's internship at Pierre Louis Institute of of Epidemiology and Public Health on "Modeling the impact of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) on HIV incidence among men who have sex with men (MSM)" supervised by Virginie Supervie.