Alison P Galvani PhD

Professor of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Departments & Organizations

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Computational Biology and BioinformaticsInfectious Diseases

School of Public Health: Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases: Vaccine Group; Vector-borne | Global Health Concentration | CIDMA | Parasitology Program

Research Interests

Applications of epidemiology and evolutionary ecology in the study of numerous diseases more...


  • Ph.D., University of Oxford, 2002

Selected Publications

  • Luz, P.M., Vanni, T., Medlock, J., Paltiel, A. D., Galvani, A.P. (2011) Dengue vector control strategies in an urban setting: an economic modeling assessment. The Lancet.
  • Liu, J., Kochin, B.F., Tekle, Y.I., Galvani, A.P. (2011) Epidemiological game theoretic dynamics of chickenpox vaccination in the US and Israel J. R. Soc. Interface.
  • Wells, C.R., Tchuenche, J.M., Meyers, L.A., Galvani, A.P. & C.T. Bauch (2011) The impact of imitation processes on the effectiveness of ring vaccination. Bulletin of Mathematical Biology.



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