Thomas O’Grady

Thomas O’Grady

Research Assistant Professor
School of Public Health
Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics

BS, Biology, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 2007 

MPH, Epidemiology, University at Albany School of Public Health, 2012 

PhD, Epidemiology, University at Albany School of Public Health, 2014 

A portrait of Thomas O'Grady

Thomas O'Grady, PhD, MPH, is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University at Albany, School of Public Health. Dr. O'Grady received a Doctor of Philosophy and a Master of Public Health from the University at Albany School of Public Health. Dr. O'Grady’s primary work is as an AIDS Program Manager / Section Director in the Center for Program Development, Implementation, Research, and Evaluation (CPDIRE) within the AIDS Institute at the New York State Department of Health.

Dr. O'Grady currently manages, provides oversight to, and leads research, evaluation, and quality management projectors for CPDIRE and the AIDS Institute. Dr. O'Grady also leads and provides policy formulation related to CPDIRE's academic collaborations. Dr. O'Grady has worked on several research and evaluation projects in connection with the AIDS Institute's 2022-2024 research agenda and the Ending the HIV Epidemic initiative in New York State Initiative as well as quality improvement initiatives with the Center for Quality Improvement & Innovation.

Research Interests

  • Epidemiological and biostatistical methods
  • Infectious disease epidemiology
  • Program development and evaluation
  • Public health education

Recent Publications

Courses Taught

  • EPI612 - Quantitative Methods for Epidemiology
  • EPI701 - Advanced Quantitative Methods for Epidemiology