Alison P Galvani PhD

Burnett and Stender Families Professor of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and Professor 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


  • Ph.D., University of Oxford , 2002

Selected Publication

  • 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.

Latest Honor and Recognition

  • Guggenheim Fellowship(2006)