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Federico Costa, PhD

Associate Professor Adjunct of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases); Associate Professor Adjunct of Epidemiology, Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases

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Federico Costa, PhD

Extensive Research Description

  • Disease determinants for urban leptospirosis
  • Natural history of urban leptospirosis
  • Eco-epidemiology of urban leptospirosis
  • Optimal control strategies for rodent-borne zoonoses
  • Burden of Diseases estimation


Research Interests

Brazil; Dengue Virus; Epidemiology; Orthohantavirus; Leptospirosis

Public Health Interests

Global Health; Zoonotic Diseases; Health Equity, Disparities, Social Determinants and Justice; Mosquito-borne Diseases

Selected Publications