Daniel Larremore

CCDD Postdoctoral Research Fellow, 2012-2015
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 at the University of Colorado at Boulder. His research develops statistical and inferential methods for analyzing large-scale network data, and uses those methods to solve applied problems in diverse domains, including public health and academic labor markets. In particular, his work focuses on generative models for networks, the ongoing evolution of the malaria parasite…

Robyn Lee

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Current Title: Assistant Professor, University of Toronto

Robyn Lee, PhD, was a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow working with Dr. Bill Hanage in the Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics (CCDD), at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Her overall research aim is to integrate modern epidemiologic methods, genomics, and bioinformatics to understand the epidemiology of infectious diseases. Dr. Lee completed a PhD in Epidemiology at McGill University (Canada) in 2016, where she investigated Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission and…

Joseph Lewnard

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Current Title: Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, UC Berkeley School of Public Health

Joseph Lewnard, PhD, was a postdoctoral research fellow with Marc Lipsitch in the Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics at HSPH. Joe completed his doctoral studies in infectious disease modeling in the Department of Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases at Yale in 2017. His doctoral work included projects in statistical inference of weak immunity for pathogens such as rotavirus and Streptococcus pneumoniae, and modeling transmission dynamics of neglected tropical disease agents. Joe’s…

Lucy Li

CCDD Postdoctoral Research Fellow, 2017-2018
Current: Director of Infectious Disease Modeling, The Public Health Company

Lucy Li is the Director of Infectious Disease Modeling at The Public Health Company. Previously, she worked as a Data Scientist at the Chan Zuckerberg BioHub. Lucy was a CCDD postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Chan School working with Dr. Marc Lipsitch. Her research focused on developing statistical inference methods that analyze diverse sources of infectious disease data. She also worked with data from a pneumococcal vaccine trial to estimate vaccine…

Derek MacFadden

CCDD PhD Student
Current Title: Chair in Antibiotic Use and Antibiotic Resistance, University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine

Derek MacFadden was a Doctoral Student in the Hanage Lab and graduated in 2019. Derek’s research interests include evaluating new diagnostic approaches for bacterial and viral infections in community and hospital settings, as well as epidemiological factors related to transmission of antimicrobial resistance.

Ayesha Mahmud

Planetary Health Fellow
Current Title: Assistant Professor, Department of Demography, University of California at Berkeley

Ayesha Mahmud received her B.A. in Physics and Economics from Carleton College, Minnesota and completed her PhD in Demography from Princeton University, where she was a member of the Metcalf and Grenfell labs. Ayesha is broadly interested in the interplay between human demography and infectious disease dynamics. Her dissertation research examined the social, demographic, and environmental drivers of the transmission dynamics and mortality of common childhood infections. As a 2017-2019 Planetary Health…

Michael Martin

CCDD Master's student

Michael Martin was a Masters of Science student in Infectious Disease Epidemiology. Prior to coming to the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, he studied biophysics as an undergraduate at Johns Hopkins University and worked as a market research analyst at IMS Health. He is interested in the use of whole genome sequencing to study infectious disease outbreaks, particularly tuberculosis.

Pamela Martinez

Assistant Professor of Microbiology
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Pamela Martinez was a postdoctoral research fellow at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health working with Caroline Buckee and Marc Lipsitch in the Department of Epidemiology. She received her Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolution at the University of Chicago in 2017. During her Ph.D., Pamela conducted research on the interaction of ecological and evolutionary mechanisms driving pathogens diversity and their population structure, under the guidance of Mercedes Pascual.…

Pablo Martinez de Salazar Munoz

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics (CCDD)

Pablo earned his MD from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and his Doctorate in Medicine from University of Tübingen. His doctoral thesis focused on the treatment of malaria with artemisinin-based combination therapy in a paediatric population at the University of Tübingen and the Albert Schweitzer Hospital in Gabon. Pablo also completed his specialist training in clinical microbiology and parasitology at the Vall d’Hebron Hospital in Barcelona and proceeded to work in…

Patrick Mitchell

CCDD SM and SD Student, 2011-2016
Current Title: Bioinformatics Analyst at Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine

Patrick Mitchell, ScD, is a Bioinformatics Analyst at Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. He previously was an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer assigned to the Pennsylvania Department of Health’s Bureau of Epidemiology. Prior to joining PADOH in 2016, Patrick was a graduate student in infectious disease epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, where his research focused on microbial population dynamics.