Millicent Eidson, D.V.M.

SUNY   Professor
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics 

NYS Department of Health
Research Scientist, Office of Public Health Practice

Address:
OPHP, New York State Department of Health
923 Corning Tower
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY 12237

Phone: 518-474-5973
Fax:

E-mail: Meidson@albany.edu                                                     

Education:
D.V.M., Colo. State Univ., 1983
M.A. Univ. of Colo., 1979 Social Psychology

Research Interests:
Climate change, zoonoses, environmental health, infectious diseases, GIS

Teaching:
EPI 625 Zoonoses, SPH 680 MPH Seminar, EPI 501 (online)

Selected Publications and Presentations:
Eidson M, Clancy KA, Birkhead GS. Public health climate change adaptation planning using stakeholder feedback. J Pub Health Manag Pract. 2015;online.

Hess JJ, Eidson M, Tlumak JE, Raab KK, Luber G. An evidence-based public health approach to climate change adaptation. Env Hlth Persp. 2014;122(11):1177-1186.

Eidson M, Pradhan E, Morse D. Assessing the contributions of an academic health department for a school of public health in New York State. Public Health Reports. 2014;129 (May/June):296-302.

Birkhead GS, Eidson M, Dewar D, Nasca P, Morse DL, Shah NR. Integrating public health education in a public health practice setting: the experience of the School of Public Health, University at Albany and the New York State Department of Health. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2014;20(3):278-284.

Eidson M, Bingman AK. Terrestrial rabies and human postexposure prophylaxis, New York, USA. Emerg Infect Dis. 2010;16(3):527-529.

Recuenco S, Eidson M, Kulldorff M, Johnson G, and Cherry C. Spatial and temporal patterns of enzootic raccoon rabies adjusted for multiple covariates. International J Health Geographics. 2007;6(14):6-14.

Eidson M, Schmit K, Hagiwara Y, Anand M, Backenson PB, Gotham I, Kramer L. Dead crow density and West Nile virus monitoring, New York. Emerg Infect Dis. 2005;11(9):1370-5.

Eidson M. Neon needles in a haystack: The advantages of passive surveillance for West Nile Virus. In: White DJ, Morse DL, eds. West Nile Virus: Detection, Surveillance, and Control, New York: New York Academy of Sciences, 2001;951:38-53.

Eidson M, Thilsted JP, Rollag OJ. Clinical, clinicopathologic, and pathologic features of plague in cats: 119 cases (1977-1988). J Am Vet Med Assoc. 1991;199(9):1191-1197.

Eidson M, Philen RM, Sewell CM, Voorhees R, Kilbourne EM. L-tryptophan and eosinophilia-myalgia syndrome in New Mexico. Lancet. 1990;335(8690):645-648.