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Elaine Scallan, PhD

Co-Director Colorado Integrated Food Safety Center of Excellence (CoE), Director of the Rocky Mountain Public Health Training Center, and Associate Professor

Learn more about the Colorado Integrated Food Safety Center of Excellence (CoE)

Learn more about the Rocky Mountain Public Health Training Center​

Research Interests:
  • Foodborne and enteric disease metrics
  • Attribution and risk factors for foodborne disease
  • Foodborne disease surveillance and epidemiology
  • Enteric disease outbreak investigation and response
  • Courses Taught:
  • EPID 6670 (Special Topics): Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases
  • EPID 6670 (Special Topics): Foodborne Disease Outbreak Investigation
  • Current Research Projects:
  • Estimating the Human Health Burden of Foodborne Diseases in the United States
  • Burden of Foodborne Disease in Children and the Elderly
  • Burden of Foodborne Diseases Using Disability Adjusted Life Years
  • Analysis of FoodNet Case-Control Studies of Sporadic Disease
  • Education:
  • University College Dublin, PhD (Epidemiology), 2003
  • Trinity College Dublin, Postgraduate Diploma in Statistics, 1998
  • National University of Ireland Maynooth, MA (Sociology), 1997
  • St. Patrick�s College, Maynooth, BA (Sociology and Economics), 1995
  • Colorado School of Public Health

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