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Epidemiology Headlines

Explore the latest public health research and insights about epidemiology.

More than 40 million people have died from HIV since the first cases of AIDS were reported in 1981. There is a need, and the funding exists, so where are the vaccines?

Monkeypox cells

How Did Monkeypox Become a Public Health Crisis?

How yet another virus has escalated to crisis levels in a short period of time, the danger of ignoring health challenges facing the developing world, and the future of global public health challenges.

Epidemiology Faculty

Looking for prominent experts in the field of epidemiology? They're here at the Bloomberg School of Public Health.

David Celentano
Professor
Epidemiology

David Celentano, ScD '77, MHS '75, is an infectious disease epidemiologist who researches behavioral risk factors for HIV/AIDS, STIs, and other infections.

Elizabeth Platz
Professor
Epidemiology

Elizabeth A. Platz, ScD, MPH, uses molecular epidemiology to understand the mechanisms of cancer incidence and progression to identify prevention and treatment strategies.

David Dowdy
Professor
Epidemiology

David Dowdy, MD, PhD '08, ScM ’02, studies the implementation of interventions to fight tuberculosis, the world's most deadly infectious disease.