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Statistical methods for real-time forecasts of infectious disease

Developing methods to model and forecast the transmission of COVID-19 using tools from epidemiology, statistics, and machine learning.

Identifying Mechanisms of Peer Influence on Youth Weight-Related Behaviors

Understanding the social clustering of health outcomes among adolescents, aiming to identify peer influence on health behaviors such as physical activity, screen time, and dietary patterns.


Mar 31, 2021

After several months of development, the UMass…

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