Michael Z. Levy, PhD

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Assistant Professor of Epidemiology in Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Contact information
714 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-746-8131
Education:
B.A. (Interdisciplinary major (Philosophy and Biology))
Amherst College, 1998.
PhD (Population Biology, Ecology and Evolution)
Emory University, 2007.
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Selected Publications

Salazar R, Castillo-Neyra R, Tustin AW, Borrini-Mayorí K, Náquira C, Levy MZ: Bed Bugs (Cimex lectularius) as Vectors of Trypanosoma cruzi. Am J Trop Med Hyg Nov 2014.

Andrew Hong, Corentin M. Barbu, Dylan S. Small, Michael Z Levy: Mapping the Spatial Distribution of a Disease Transmitting Insect in the Presence of Surveillance Error and Missing Data. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A 8 2014.

Yage Wu*, Dylan M. Tracy*, Alexis M. Barbarin PhD, Corentin M. Barbu PhD, Michael Z. Levy PhD: A door-to-door survey of bed bug (Cimex lectularius) infestations in row homes in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 7 2014.

Camilo Khatchikian, Erica Foley, Corentin M Barbu, Josephine Hwang, Jenny Ancca-Juarez, Katty Borrini-Mayori, Victor Quispe-Machaca, Cesar Naquira Dustin Brisson, Michael Z. Levy: Population Structure of the Chagas Disease Vector Triatoma infestans in an Urban Environment. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases accepted 2014.

Veronika Dorňáková, Salazar-Sanchez R, Borrini-Mayori K, Carrion-Navarro O, Levy MZ, Schaub GA, Schwarz A.: Developmental stage- and strain-specific salivary antigens of Triatoma infestans determine the selection of a triatomine exposure marker PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 4 2014.

Corentin M. Barbu, Alison Buttenheim, Maria-Luz Hancco Pumahuanca, Javier E. Quintanilla Calderón, Renzo Salazar, Malwina Niemierko, Andy Catacora Rospigliossi, Fernando S. Malaga Chavez, Karina Oppe Alvarez, Juan Cornejo del Carpio, César Náquira, Michael Z. Levy: Residual infestation and recolonization in an urban Triatoma infestans control campaign. Emerging Infectious Diseases 12 2014.

LE Redding, F Cubas-Delgado, MD Sammel, G Smith, DT Galligan, MZ Levy, S Hennessy: The use of antibiotics on small dairy farms in rural Peru. Preventive veterinary medicine 1 2014.

Martin, Diana; Marks, Morgan; Galdos-Cardenas, Gerson; Gilman, Robert; Goodhew, Brook; Ferrufino, Lisbeth; Sanchez, Gerardo; Escalante, Patricia; Naquira, Cesar; Levy, Michael; Bern, Caryn: Regional variation in the correlation of antibody and T cell responses to Trypanosoma cruzi American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 4 2014.

Oliver Entine, Dylan Small, Shane Jensen, Michael Z. Levy: Disease Diagnosis from Immunoassays with Plate to Plate Variability: A Hierarchical Bayesian Approach. Statistics in Biosciences 4 2014.

Michael Z. Levy, Corentin M. Barbu, Ricardo Castillo-Neyra, Victor R. Quispe-Machaca, Jenny Ancca-Juarez, Patricia Escalante-Mejia, Katty Borrini-Mayori, Malwina Niemierko, Tarub S. Mabud, Jere R. Behrman, Cesar Naquira-Velarde, and the Chagas Disease Working Group in Arequipa, Peru: Urbanization, Land Tenure Security, and Vector-borne Chagas disease. Proceedings of the Royal Society Series B 8 2014.

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Last updated: 12/08/2014
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