Corey Peak, ScD, MS, is a Program Officer with the Polio team at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Between 2017 and 2019, he was an Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Officer with the CDC Division of Global Migration and Quarantine and the County of San Diego.
He trained in infectious disease epidemiology from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and biomedical engineering and religious studies from Vanderbilt University. His work spans diseases of polio, cholera, hepatitis A, ebola, malaria, and yellow fever with a particular interest in novel methodological approaches such as mathematical modeling, machine learning, and big data analysis.
Under the guidance of Caroline Buckee, he defended his dissertation titled "Optimizing Interventions to Control Emerging Infectious Diseases" on March 7, 2017. He consulted for field work through organizations including Partners In Health (PIH), World Health Organization (WHO), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and Flowminder Foundation.
Please see the following links for more information on my research interests, personal news, publications, and Resume/CV.