Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology
MD; Duke University School of Medicine, 2001
MPH; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2001
DPH; Harvard School of Public Health, 2006
Ted Cohen, MD, MPH, DPH is an epidemiologist whose research focuses on the transmission dynamics of infectious diseases. While Dr. Cohen’s primary research focus is on the emergence and control of drug resistant tuberculosis, his work also extends to other pathogens of public health importance including HIV, influenza, S. pneumoniae, and SARS. He uses a combination of mathematical modeling techniques and traditional methods for epidemiological analysis in his research and is currently working on research projects in South America and sub-Saharan Africa.