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Matthew Cartter, MD, MPH

Associate Clinical Professor, Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases

Contact Information

Matthew Cartter, MD, MPH

Mailing Address

  • Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases

    410 Capitol Ave., MS# 11EPI, P.O. Box 340308

    Hartford, CT 06134-0308

    United States

Research Summary

Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases
Infectious diseases are one of the main contributors to global mortality and morbidity. The Division of Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases (EMD) has a tradition of both research and teaching courses designed to understand the distribution, transmission, pathogenesis, and ultimately the control of pathogens. A unique feature of EMD is the strong laboratory component within an epidemiology division. Areas of excellence include HIV/AIDS, vector biology, parasitology, molecular epidemiology, immunology, and the modeling of infectious diseases.

Research Interests

Epidemiology; Public Health

Public Health Interests

Preparedness; Emerging Infectious Diseases; Epidemiology Methods; Infectious Diseases; Influenza; Community Engagement; Respiratory Disease/Infections; Vaccines; Viruses; Zoonotic Diseases; Child/Adolescent Health; Mosquito-borne Diseases; Tick-borne Diseases