Amy Greer

Associate Professor   |   MSc, PhD

Profile

Amy Greer is a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Population Disease Modeling and Associate Professor in the Department of Population Medicine, Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph

Research Interests

Dr. Greer’s research program explores the introduction, spread, dynamics, and control of infectious diseases in populations. She integrates empirical data with mathematical models to test the mechanisms leading to the epidemic spread of pathogens and identify optimal intervention and control strategies. Her research aims to examine the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of both public health and veterinary health interventions in order to make informed, evidence-based decisions regarding policy.

Teaching

Co-Coordinator (with Dr. Terri O'Sullivan) - POPM*6100 (Fall 2018- Winter 2019) - Graduate Student Seminar Course (Professionalism in Research)

Course Coordinator - POPM*6950-01 - Infectious Disease Modeling (Winter 2019).

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Professional Experience & Honours

Dr. Greer has previously held scientific positions in the Centre for Communicable Diseases and Infection Control at the Public Health Agency of Canada and at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto. She completed her postdoctoral training at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.  ​

 

 

 

 

Selected Publications

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