Director of Research, Program in Public Health
Welcome to the Program in Public Health's Research website. This site serves as a central point for our research, principal investigators, and resources.
Our program emphasizes a collaborative, preventative, and multidisciplinary approach to the root causes of public health problems, while instilling the skills necessary to develop innovative and practical solutions for positive impact. Students and faculty implement a systems health approach in research, providing an innovative culture to inform practice.
Current areas of research include World Trade Center Health; Health Disparities in Healthcare Access; Sleep Health; Cognitive Functioning and Aging; Environmental Epidemiology; Climate Change; Community Health; Intimate Partner Violence, and more. Click here to view a full listing of our research areas.
The Program in Public Health proudly affiliates with a number of institutions, including the Alzheimer's Association, NYS Department of Health, World Trade Center Health and Wellness Program, and more. Click here to view more affiliations.
Links & Resources for Researchers
Core Research Faculty
Lisa Benz Scott
Sleep and Health
Cognitive Functioning and Aging
Marie Aline Sillice
|Mahdieh Danesh Yazdi
Global Health, Child & Adolescent Adversity
Medical & Bioethics, Transplantation Ethics, Health Policy
Longitudinal Data Analysis & Nonparametric Statistics
Aging, Cognition, Social Inequalities
Neuroscience & Neuroimaging
Post Doctoral Associates
Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Food Safety Epidemiology, Environmental Epidemiology, & One Health
Intimate Partner Violence, Stigma, Health Behaviors
Environmental Health, Climate Change
Sleep and Health
Exposome, Social Inequalities and Health Disparities, Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Environmental Epidemiology
Current PhD Students
Gabriella Pandolfelli, MPH
Connect with Gabriella on ORCID
Isaac Rodriguez, LMSW
Connect with Isaac on ORCID
Connect with Yuan on ORCID
Lokesh Patil, MPH
Connect with Lokesh on ORCID
Christiane El Khoury, PharmD, MS