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Dana Kristine Pasquale

Assistant Professor in Population Health Sciences
Population Health Sciences
215 Morris Street, Suite 210, Durham, NC 27701
215 Morris Street, Suite 210, Durham, NC 27701

Research Interests


Epidemiology, infectious diseases, network analysis, disease transmission, agent based models, phylogenetic analysis, pathogen genetic data, spatial analysis, HIV, sexually transmitted infections, antibiotic resistance, nosocomial infections

Selected Grants


PIPP Phase I: Predicting Emergence in Multidisciplinary Pandemic Tipping-points

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by University of Tennessee Knoxville · 2022 - 2025

Collaborative Research: HNSD-I: IDEANet - Integrating Data Exchange and Analysis of Networks

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2021 - 2024

Economic security and health disparity in COVID-19: A computational modeling approach.

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2022 - 2023

Healthy Friendships: Social Networks and Health in Uttar Pradesh, India

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2020 - 2023

RAPID: Developing Social Stratification-respecting Disease Transmission Models

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2020 - 2023

PIPP Phase I: Predicting Emergence in Multidisciplinary Pandemic Tipping-points

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by University of Tennessee Knoxville · 2022 - 2025

Collaborative Research: HNSD-I: IDEANet - Integrating Data Exchange and Analysis of Networks

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2021 - 2024

Economic security and health disparity in COVID-19: A computational modeling approach.

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2022 - 2023

Healthy Friendships: Social Networks and Health in Uttar Pradesh, India

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2020 - 2023

RAPID: Developing Social Stratification-respecting Disease Transmission Models

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2020 - 2023

Duke RDS2 (Respondent-Driven Sampling, Respiratory Disease Surveillance) the SNOWBALL Sampling Study

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention · 2020 - 2022

J3 - MATRix: Combined HIV and STD Prevention and Care for Vulnerable Men who Have Sex with Men and Transgender Women via Network Methods.

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill · 2018 - 2021

Fellowships, Gifts, and Supported Research


Network analysis of carbapenem resistance in Enterobacteriaceae · 2019 - 2020 Postdoctoral researcher / co-Investigator · Duke CTSI
Combined HIV and STD Prevention and Care for Vulnerable Men who Have Sex with Men and Transgender Women via Network Methods · 2017 - 2020 co-Investigator · CDC
Parasite-Host Evolution Network Optimization (PHENO) Working Group · 2019 - 2019 co-Investigator · Duke Intellectual Community Planning Grant