Department of Population Health

Scientific Advisory Board


The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) is a consultative body to the Board of Administration and is composed of high ranking external scientists.  

The SAB’s composition reflects the scientific areas in which the Departmment of Population Health is active. Its main tasks are:

  • to advise on the strategic and scientific orientations of the Department
  • to provide a scientific evaluation of the research units

Members of the Scientific Advisory Board

Prof. Oscar H. Franco, MD, PhD, FESC, FFPH
Professor of Preventive Medicine
Director ErasmusAGE, CEO Erasmus Epidemiology Resources, Department of Epidemiology
Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Prof. Eliseo Guallar, MD, DrPH
Professor of Epidemiology & Medicine
Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, & Clinical Research
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA

Prof Licia Iacoviello, MD, PhD
Head, Laboratory of Molecular and Nutritional Epidemiology,
Department of Epidemiology and Prevention.
IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Mediterraneo Neuromed,
Via dell'Elettronica. 86077 - Pozzilli (IS), Italy;
Research Associate Professor, Dpt of Social and Preventive Medicine. University at Buffalo. NY. USA

Prof. Maurizio Trevisan, MD, MSc
Dean, Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, Provost, City College of New York (CUNY), NY, USA,