Faculty

Peter Kraft, Program DirectorApril 2013_Kraft
Professor of Epidemiology
Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Contact Information:
665 Huntington Avenue
Building II, Room 249A
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-432-4271
Fax: 617-432-1722
Email: pkraft@hsph.harvard.edu

Research Interests:

Genetic epidemiology of complex disease; survival analysis

 

 

David J. Hunter, Founding Directorhunter052109
Dean for Academic Affairs, HSPH
Vincent L. Gregory Professor in Cancer Prevention
Departments of Epidemiology and Nutrition

Contact Information:
Office of the Dean
Kresge Building, 10th Floor
677 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-432-3531
Fax: 617-277-5320
Email: dhunter@hsph.harvard.edu

Research Interests:
Cancer epidemiology; molecular and genetic epidemiology

 

 

Immaculata DeVivo, Core Director
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Department of Epidemiology

Contact Information:
Channing Laboratory
181 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-525-2094, 617-432-1642
Fax: 617-525-2008
Email: devivo@channing.harvard.edu

Research Interests:
Etiology of cancer, specifically the relationship between genetic variation and disease risk for future prevention.

 

 

Timothy R. RebbeckRebbeck
Professor of Epidemiology
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Contact Information:
1101 Dana, 450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-632-6128
Email: timothy_rebbeck@dfci.harvard.edu

Research Interests:
Molecular epidemiology of cancer, global health, health disparities

 

 

Alkes Price
Associate Professor of Statistical Geneticsaprice
Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Contact Information:
665 Huntington Avenue
Building 2, Room 211
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-432-2262
Fax: 617-432-1722
Email: aprice@hsph.harvard.edu

Research Interests:
Population genetics and its relevance to disease mapping

 

 

Liming Liang 
Associate Professor of Statistical GeneticsLiming
Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Contact Information:
655 Huntington Avenue
Building II, Room 207
Boston, MA  02115
Phone: 617-432-5896
Fax:  617-432-1722
Email: lliang@hsph.harvard.edu

Research interests:
Statistical genetics/genetic epidemiology; statistical method, theory and application; development of computational and statistical tools required for understanding human genetic variation, with a particular focus on complex human disease.

 

 

Rulla Tamimi
Associate Professor of Medicinetamimi
Harvard Medical School

Contact Information:
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Channing Laboratory
181 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-525-0862
Email: rulla.tamimi@channing.harvard.edu

Research Interests:
Breast cancer risk and molecular markers

 

 

Lori ChibnikLori Chibnik
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology
Harvard School of Public Health

Contact Information:
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Alumnae Hall, Suite 318
41 Avenue Louis Pasteur
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-264-5945
Email: lchibnik@rics.bwh.harvard.edu

Research Interests:
Genetics and epigenetics of Alzheimer’s Disease, cognitive decline, and Multiple Sclerosis; longitudinal data analysis and risk prediction

 

 

 

Kathryn L. PenneyKathryn Penney
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Associate Epidemiologist
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Research Associate, Department of Epidemiology
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Contact Information:
Channing Division of Network Medicine, 3rd Floor
181 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Email: kpenney@hsph.harvard.edu

Research Interests:
Genetic and molecular epidemiology of prostate cancer