Part-Time Faculty, International Affairs
Dr. Ilir Agalliu is a physician and epidemiologist, whose main research interests are directed toward understanding the contribution of genetic and lifestyle/environmental risk factors in the etiology of cancer. He is currently an assistant professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Population Health at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx. In the arena of international health, Dr. Agalliu is the principal investigator of a study that is examining risk factors for prostate cancer as well as knowledge, attitudes and beliefs about participating in clinical and public health research among African men in Nigeria. Dr. Agalliu teaches Introduction to Epidemiology: Case Studies in Public Health, which is a basic introductory course in principles of study design and research methods for field epidemiological studies.
Case Studies in Public Health
Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy66 West 12th Street, Room 620New York, NY 10011