YSPH Media Guide

Faculty Specialties and Areas of Expertise

SpecialtyKeywordName
ACASusan Busch
Zach Cooper
Amy Davidoff

African sleeping sickness

Serap Aksoy

Christian Tschudi

Aging

Peter Peduzzi
Becca Levy

Joan Monin

AIDS

Center for Interdisciplinary Research at Yale

See Hepatitis and Tuberculosis

Paul Cleary
Ted Cohen

Robert Heimer

Jeannette R. Ickovics

Trace Kershaw

Linda Niccolai

A. David Paltiel



Alcohol and CancerVasilis Vasiliou
Antibiotic ResistanceTed Cohen
Melinda Pettigrew

Asthma

Michael Bracken

Andrew DeWan

Janneane Gent

Autoimmune and infectious diseases

Nancy Ruddle

Babesiosis

Peter Krause

Cancer and exercise

Melinda Irwin

Cancer and nutrition

Brenda Cartmel

Haiqun Lin

Susan Mayne

Cancer epidemiology

Elizabeth Claus

Robert Dubrow

Melinda Irwin

Beth Jones

Shiyi Wang

Daniel Zelterman

Yawei Zhang

Tongzhang Zheng

Cancer etiology

Harvey Risch

Cancer prevention

Brenda Cartmel

Harvey Risch

ChickunguyaDurland Fish

Child health

Michael Bracken

Heping Zhang

Circadian rhythms and health

Yong Zhu

Clinical Trials

Peter Peduzzi

Jim Dziura

Maria Ciarleglio

Diabetes (Type 2)

Zuoheng Anita Wang

Catherine Yeckel

Diet and health/Nutrition

Rafael Perez-Escamilla

Debbie Humphries

Diet and physical activity

Catherine Yeckel


Disease outbreaks

Matthew Cartter

Disease mapping

Durland Fish

Disease modeling

Ted Cohen
Alison Galvani
A. David Paltiel
Virgina Pitzer
Jeffrey Townsend
Dan Weinberger

Domestic violence

Jhumka Gupta

Ebola

Jamie Childs

Alison Galvani

Enteric diseasesrotavirus, typhoidVirginia Pitzer

Environmental exposure and health

asthma, chronic disease, lead, pollution, UV radiation, cancer

Andrew DeWan

Adrienne Ettinger

Theodore Holford

Yinlong Jin

Brian Leaderer

Vasilisa Vasilious

Josh Warren

Yawei Zhang

Tongzhang Zheng

Environmental and industrial toxicology

Jonathan Borak

Gary Ginsberg

Epidemiology of chronic diseases

Susan Mayne

Estrogen

Nina Stachenfeld

Gender-based violenceJhumka Gupta

Gene expression

Haiqun Lin

Genes and the environment

Elizabeth Claus

Josephine Hoh

Xiaomei Ma

Yawei Zhang

Yong Zhu

Genomics

Serap Aksoy

Michael Bracken

Elizabeth Claus

Andrew DeWan

Josephine Hoh

Ning Sun

Zuoheng Anita Wang

Heping Zhang

Hongyu Zhao

Yong Zhu

Global health

Elizabeth Bradley

Robert DuBrow

Kaveh Khoshnood

Rafael Perez-Escamilla

Health and economics

poverty, disparities, China, tobacco

Xi Chen

Zach Cooper

Abigail Friedman

Jody Sindelar

Health and government regulations

pharmaceutical industry

Robert Makuch

Health and human rights

Kaveh Khoshnood

Health care financing

Susan Busch

Health care quality

Elizabeth Bradley

Paul Cleary

Ingrid Nembhard

Health care management

Elizabeth Bradley

Ingrid Nembhard

Health disparities

Medicaid, nutrition, outcomes

Beth Jones

Chima Ndumele
Rafael Perez-Escamilla

Jeannette Ickovics

Health insurance


Zach Cooper
Mark Schlesinger

Health management and quality improvement

Elizabeth Bradley

Ingrid Nembhard

Health psychology

Lauretta Grau

Becca Levy

Health services and policy

Leslie Curry

Heart disease

Judith Lichtman

HeroinLauretta Grau
Robert Heimer
Hepatitis CFatma Shebl
Robert Heimer

HIV/AIDS

See AIDS above


HIV prevention

Robert Dubrow
John Pachankis

Trace Kershaw

Housing and neighborhoodsDanya Keene
HPVLinda Niccolai
Human traffickingJhumka Gupta

Immigration and violence

Jhumka Gupta

Indoor air quality

Brian Leaderer

Infectious disease epidemiology

Albert Ko

Kaveh Khoshnood

Infectious diseases and infants, children and adolescents

Melinda Pettigrew

Dan Weinberger

Influenza

vaccination

Alison Galvani

Dan Weinberger

Injection drug use

Robert Heimer

Kaveh Khoshnood

Linda Niccolai

Insect symbiosis

Serap Aksoy

Lead exposure

Adrienne Ettinger

Leishmaniasis

Sand-fly

Diane McMahon-Pratt

LeptospirosisAlbert Ko

Leukemia

Xiaomei Ma

LGBT health risksJohn Pachankis

Lyme disease

Ticks

Durland Fish

Peter Krause

Malaria

Mosquitoes

Sunil Parikh

Maternal and Child HealthNutrition, breastfeedingRafael Perez-Escamilla
Nicola Hawley

Meningiomas

brain tumors

Elizabeth Claus

Mental health issues

Susan Busch

Mayur Desai

Nutritional epidemiology

Susan Mayne

Rafael Perez-Escamilla

Nutrition and disease

Rafael Perez-Escamilla

Debbie Humphries

Obesity

Melinda Irwin

Jeannette Ickovics

Susan Mayne

Catherine Yeckel

Overdose prevention

Robert Heimer

Perinatal epidemiology

Michael Bracken

PneumococcusDan Weinberger

Prevention of infectious diseases

James Hadler

Psychosocial epidemiology

Becca Levy

Joan Monin

Public opinion and health

Mark Schlesinger

Reproductive health

Jeannette Ickovics

Trace Kershaw

SARS

Alison Galvani

Sexually transmitted diseases and prevention

STD

Nadia Abdala

Jeannette Ickovics

Trace Kershaw

Linda Niccolai

Melinda Pettigrew

Smoking

cessation, taxes

Abigail Friedman

Jody Sindelar


Social networking effects


Trace Kershaw

Stroke

Judith Lichtman

Substance abuse

Robert Heimer

Heping Zhang

Survival analysis

Alison Galvani

Steven Ma

Daniel Zelterman

Syringe exchange

needle exchange

Lauretta Grau

Robert Heimer

Kaveh Khoshnood 

Toxic exposure

Jonathan Borak

Tongzhang Zheng

Michael Bracken

Yawei Zhang

TuberculosisTed Cohen
Urban Infectious Diseasescholera, leptospirosis, dengue, violenceAlbert Ko

Urban Violence 

Albert Ko

Water pollution

Yinlong Jin

West Nile virus

Mosquitoes

Durland Fish

Women’s behavioral health

Ralitza Gueorguieva

Melinda Irwin

Women’s reproductive health

Jeannette Ickovics

Trace Kershaw

Zoonotic diseases

Serap Aksoy

James Childs

Albert Ko

Durland Fish

Diane McMahon-Pratt

Leonard Munstermann

Christian Tschudi