Elaine O. Nsoesie

Elaine O. Nsoesie is a computational epidemiologist and assistant professor at the Boston University School of Public Health. She has a PhD in computational epidemiology from the Genetics, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology program at Virginia Tech. She also has an MS in statistics and a BS in mathematics. Her research is focused on the use of digital data and technology for public health surveillance.


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