EcoHealth Alliance’s expert scientists include wildlife veterinarians, epidemiologists, biologists, technologists, analytic modelers and public health professionals. Learn more about our dynamic team of scientists.

EcoHealth Alliance's Scientists

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Peter Daszak President

    Dr. Peter Daszak is President of EcoHealth Alliance, a US-based organization that conducts research…

  • SCIENTISTS Toph Allen Senior Data Scientist

    Toph Allen, Senior Data Scientist at EcoHealth Alliance, applies his expertise in epidemiology, statistical…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Simon Anthony Assistant Professor

    At EcoHealth Alliance, Simon Anthony’s research focuses on infectious and emerging pathogens that threaten…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Ellen Carlin Senior Health & Policy Specialist

    Dr. Ellen Carlin received a bachelor’s of science in biology from the College of…

  • SCIENTISTS Sonia Dattaray Research Assistant

    A former EcoHealth Alliance intern, Sonia Dattaray now serves in a full-time capacity working…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Jim Desmond Field Veterinarian

    Dr. Jim Desmond is a consulting veterinarian with EcoHealth Alliance. Dr. Desmond’s primary role…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Jonathan Epstein Vice President for Science and Outreach

    A veterinarian and disease ecologist, Dr. Jonathan Epstein is the Vice President for Science…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Evan Eskew Research Scientist

    Dr. Evan Eskew is broadly interested in disease ecology and conservation. He explores these…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Hume Field Science & Policy Advisor

    Dr. Hume Field is an international authority on emerging zoonoses associated with bats. His…

  • SCIENTISTS Emily Hagan Research Scientist

    As a Research Scientist, Emily Hagan combines her interest in both human and animal…

  • SCIENTISTS Tom Hughes Senior Scientist

    As Malaysian Project Coordinator at EcoHealth Alliance, Tom Hughes coordinates all of our sampling,…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Ariful Islam Senior Scientist, Bangladesh Programs Coordinator

    Dr. Ariful Islam graduated with a DVM and a MS in Pharmacology from Chittagong…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. William Karesh Executive Vice President for Health and Policy

    Dr. William B. Karesh is the Executive Vice President for Health and Policy at…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Alice Latinne Research Scientist

    As a research scientist at EcoHealth Alliance, Dr. Alice Latinne aims at better understanding…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Anne Laudisoit Senior Scientist, PREDICT Country Liaison

    Dr. Anne Laudisoit is an eco-epidemiologist and wildlife biologist who, through her interest in…

  • SCIENTISTS Hongying Li China Programs Coordinator

    Hongying Li, China Programs Coordinator at EcoHealth Alliance, combines her expertise in conservation and…

  • SCIENTISTS Catherine Machalaba Policy Advisor

    Catherine Machalaba is a policy advisor at EcoHealth Alliance. She supports the organization’s efforts…

  • SCIENTISTS Samantha Maher Research Assistant

    Samantha Maher brings her experience working everywhere from Latin America to Africa to EcoHealth…

  • SCIENTISTS Stephanie Martinez Program Coordinator

    As the Program Coordinator with the Behavioral Risk Surveillance team, Stephanie Martinez brings her…

  • SCIENTISTS Emma Mendelsohn Modeling & Analytics Research Scientist

    Emma Mendelsohn works with EcoHealth Alliance’s Modeling & Analytics team, interpreting data from the…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Kevin Olival Vice President for Research

    Dr. Kevin Olival is an ecologist and evolutionary biologist who has been researching emerging…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Kendra Phelps Field Scientist

    Dr. Kendra Phelps applies her keen interest in the ways that humans alter our…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Noam Ross Senior Research Scientist

    Dr. Noam Ross studies how the combined processes of changing wildlife populations, evolution of…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Melinda Rostal Principal Scientist, Vector-Borne Diseases

    Dr. Melinda “Mindy” Rostal is a principal scientist in vector-borne diseases, the Rift Valley…

  • SCIENTISTS Dr. Carlos Zambrana-Torrelio Associate Vice President for Conservation and Health

    Carlos Zambrana-Torrelio is the Associated Vice President for Conservation and Health at EcoHealth Alliance….