I am an Assistant Professor of Infectious Diseases in Public Health in the Department of Population Health Sciences (primary appointment) at Virginia Tech, and Director of the Disease & Health System Dynamics Lab. I have affiliations as Assistant Professor of Biomedical Science and Health Sciences at Virginia Tech, Visiting Collaborator in the Network Dynamics and Simulation Science Lab at Biocomplexity Institute, and Faculty Affiliate of Genetics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Global Planning and International DevelopmentUrban Computing, and Systems Biology.

My research focus is on epidemiological and economic modeling of infectious diseases at the interface of infectious disease system dynamics and public health systems research. I welcome collaborations in related research projects to improve health policy and practice; feel free to contact me.

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