Faculty Mentors

This list is not complete, but includes faculty who have mentored students in the past or who are interested in serving as mentors in the future.

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Nadia Abdala, PhD, DVM

Research Scientist in Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases)

Research Interests

HIV Infections; Intervention Studies; Women's Health; Virus Inactivation

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Serap Aksoy, PhD

Professor of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases)

Research Interests

Trypanosomiasis, African; Tsetse Flies

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Ather Ali, ND, MPH, MHS

Associate Research Scientist in Pediatrics (General Pediatrics)

Integrative Medicine Specialist, Yale Stress Center

Research Interests

Fibromyalgia; Lyme Disease; Pain; Preventive Medicine; Public Health; Vaccines; Evidence-Based Medicine; Dietary Supplements; Nutritional Sciences; Integrative Medicine

Clinical Interests

Complementary Therapies; Chronic Disease; Digestive System Diseases; Fibromyalgia; Health Promotion; Holistic Health; Naturopathy; Obesity; Pain; Preventive Medicine; Research Design; Health Behavior; Irritable Bowel Syndrome; Nutritional Sciences; Integrative Medicine

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Frederick Altice, MD

Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases)

Director, Clinical and Community Research

Director, HIV in Prisons Program

Director, Community Health Care Van

Icon Professor of Medicine, University of Malaya-Centre of Excellence for Research in AIDS (CERiA)

Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, Division of Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases

Research Interests

Behavioral Medicine; Community Medicine; Epidemiology; Hepatitis, Viral, Human; Social Medicine; HIV Infections; Cognitive Therapy; AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections; Infectious Disease Medicine; Community-Based Participatory Research; Chemicals and Drugs; Health Care

Clinical Interests

Adult; Alcohol Drinking; Communicable Diseases; HIV; Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Substance-Related Disorders

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Elizabeth Bradley, PhD, MBA

Professor of Public Health (Health Policy) and in the Institute for Social and Policy Studies

Director, Yale Global Health Initiative

Faculty Director, Global Health Leadership Institute

Master, Branford College, Yale College

Research Interests

Cardiovascular Diseases; Hospices; Health Care

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Richard Bucala, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology), of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and of Pathology

Research Interests

Malaria; Infectious Disease Medicine

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Michael Cappello, MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Disease), of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and of Microbial Pathogenesis

Chair, Council on African Studies, Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies

co-Director, Yale Africa Initiative

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Maria Diuk-Wasser, PhD

Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases)

Research Interests

Health; Spirochaetales; Blood-Borne Pathogens; Geographic Information Systems

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Menachem Elimelech

Roberto Goizueta Prof Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Department Chair

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Kristopher Fennie

Rsrch Scientist Sch of Nursing