Dennis Chao, PhD

Affiliate Senior Staff Scientist
Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division
Affiliate Senior Staff Scientist
Public Health Sciences Division


University of New Mexico, 2004, PhD (Computer Science)
Princeton University, 1994, BSE (Computer Science)

Research Interests

  • Computer and mathematical modeling of infectious diseases, including influenza, cholera, and dengue

Current Projects

  • Containing Bioterrorist and Emerging Infectious Diseases Threats
  • Computer simulation of dengue epidemics
  • Modeling the effects of mass cholera vaccination in Haiti and Africa

PHS Program

Dennis Chao, PhD

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