Millicent Eidson, D.V.M.

SUNY   Professor
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics 

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

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

Phone: 518-474-5973


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

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.