Megan Murray

Ronda Stryker and William Johnston Professor of Global Health, Professor of Epidemiology
Department of Epidemiology

Megan Murray is an epidemiologist and an infectious disease physician, with over 25 years of experience in management of TB programs and TB epidemiology and is the director of the Research Core. Dr. Murray is an Associate Professor of Epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public Health where she leads a research team which conducts multidisciplinary research on MDR and XDR TB involving conventional and molecular epidemiology, cost-effectiveness and mathematical…

Mauricio Santillana

Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Mauricio Santillana is an Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School, a faculty member in the Computational Health Informatics Program at Boston Children’s Hospital, and an associate faculty at the Harvard Institute for Applied and Computational Sciences. Mauricio enjoys working with public health officials and clinicians in the design of decision-making support tools by leveraging Internet-based data sources such as Electronic Health Records, Bedside Monitors, Google search trends, Twitter microblogs, News…

Daniel Larremore

Assistant Professor (Department of Computer Science, BioFrontiers Institute)
University of Colorado Boulder

Daniel Larremore is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and the BioFrontiers Institute, and an affiliate of the Department of Applied Mathematics, at the University of Colorado  Boulder. His research develops statistical inference methods for analyzing epidemiological and network data, focusing on generative models for networks, the ongoing evolution and genetic epidemiology of  malaria parasites, and the incorporation and propagation of uncertainty in epidemiological models. Prior to…

Tyler Brown

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics (CCDD)

Tyler S. Brown is a clinical fellow in the Infectious Diseases Division, Massachusetts General Hospital and a postdoctoral research fellow at CCDD, working under the mentorship of Caroline Buckee. Tyler received his MD from Johns Hopkins University and was a Howard Hughes Medical Research Fellow at the University of Maryland during medical school. He has previously worked in malaria and lymphatic filariasis control on the Thai-Myanmar border. His prior research…

Joseph Wu

Associate Professor, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
School of Public Health at the University of Hong Kong

Joseph Wu leads the infectious disease modeling research in the HKU School of Public Health. His primary research is in influenza epidemiology and control with a focus on pandemic preparedness and response. He earned his PhD in Operations Research from MIT in 2003 and BS in Chemical Engineering from MIT in 1999. His work primarily entails developing mathematical models to assess the potential benefits and resource requirement of mitigation and…

Mary Bushman

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics (CCDD)

Mary Bushman is a postdoctoral research fellow working with Bill Hanage in the Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. They earned their B.A. in Mathematics from Carleton College, followed by their Ph.D. in Population Biology, Ecology & Evolution from Emory University. Their dissertation research, which was partly carried out at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, focused on the role of…

Flavia Camponovo

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Center
Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics (CCDD)

Flavia Camponovo is a postdoctoral research fellow working under the mentorship of Dr. Caroline Buckee in the Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Her work at CCDD will focus on population dynamics of Malaria. Prior to this postdoc position, Flavia received a Master in Science of Bioengineering in the Swiss Federal Institute of Technologies (EPFL), and a PhD in Epidemiology at the Swiss Tropical…

Camila Franca

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics (CCDD)

Camila T. Franca is a postdoctoral fellow in Michael Mina’s lab working to understand the development and maintenance of humoral immunity against endemic and epidemic infectious diseases. During her PhD (University of Melbourne, Australia) and previous postdocs (Walter & Eliza Hall Institute, Australia and Harvard, US), Camila helped identify and prioritize targets of protective immunity against Malaria for vaccine design, and developed new human immortalized cell lines for functional (in…

Bénédicte Gnangnon

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics (CCDD)

Bénédicte is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow working under the mentorship of both Dr. Caroline Buckee (Department of Epidemiology) and Dr. Manoj Duraisingh (Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases). Her work at CCDD focuses on within-host dynamics of Malaria. Prior to this postdoc position, Bénédicte received a General Engineer degree from HEI – Hautes Etudes d’Ingénieur (Lille, France) as well as a Research Master degree in Drug Design and a PhD…