Edward Goldstein

Senior Research Scientist
Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics, Department of Epidemiology

Ed Goldstein received his PhD in mathematics from MIT in 2001. He has been working in infectious disease epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health since 2008. The principal themes of Ed’s research are the burden of severe outcomes associated with the circulation of respiratory viruses and risks for hospitalization and mortality carried by individuals in different population groups; the role of different population groups in propagating…

Rene Niehus

Research Associate
Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics (CCDD)

Rene is a microbiologist-turned-epidemiologist interested in antibiotic resistance and the ecological and evolutionary processes of the human gut microbiome. He has a background in Biomedicine (BS at Georg-August-University in Göttingen, Germany & Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden) and in Computational Systems Biology (MS&PhD at University of Oxford, UK). From 2016 to 2017, he was based in Laos and Thailand working with Ben Cooper of the Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit…

Aimee Taylor

Research Associate
Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics, Department of Epidemiology

Aimee Taylor is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health working under the mentorship of Caroline Buckee. Aimee also has close ties with the Parasite and Vector Genomics group at the Broad institute, where she was previously based under the mentorship of Daniel Neafsey. Aimee received her PhD from the University of Oxford, joint between the Department of Statistics and the WorldWide Antimalarial Resistance…