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About our Faculty

Department of Epidemiology

Faculty in the Colorado School of Public Health Department of Epidemiology have a long tradition of academic and research excellence. Dating back to the school's predecessor department in the University of Colorado School of Medicine and departments at Colorado State University, our faculty have for years been known to excellence in chronic disease epidemiology​ and infectious disease epidemiology respectively.

Since the formation of the school of public health, the faculty expertise has grown to include new and emerging areas of public health science and research.  Moreover, faculty are active in the classroom and community, translating their research into our various degree programs and community-based practice and research.

Among our expertise you'll find faculty focused on:

  • Cancer Prevention and Control
  • Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology
  • Chronic Disease Epidemiology
  • Diabetes
  • Environmental Epidemiology
  • Genetic Epidemiology
  • Health Disparities
  • Infectious Disease Epidemiology
  • Injury and Violence​
  • Nutrition Epidemiology
  • Obesity
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Translational Research
  • Vaccine Safety
  • Veterinary Epidemiology
  • Among many other specialty areas

To learn more about our faculty and their areas of expertise, visit the Faculty Experts page. 

Faculty Highlight

Dana Dabelea, MD, PhD


Conrad M. Riley Professor of Epidemiology and Pediatrics

Director, Lifecourse Epidemiology of Adiposity and Diabetes (LEAD) Center

"Research is the essential first step necessary to provide evidence-based data to inform public health programs and policies." 

Learn more about Dr. Dabelea.​

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