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Christopher D. Heaney, PhD

  • Associate Professor

Departmental Affiliations

Center & Institute Affiliations

Contact Information

615 N. Wolfe Street
Room W7033B
Baltimore, Maryland 21205

443-287-4989
410-955-0617

Environmental Health Microbiology and Immunology Laboratory

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Education

PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2008
MS, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2004
BS, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1999

Overview

Environmental epidemiology

Occupational and environmental health

Infectious diseases

Water and health

Global climate change

Community-based participatory research

Honors and Awards

W.K. Kellogg Health Scholar - Community Track, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 2009-2011

Steve Wing International Academic Environmental Justice Award

Sigma Xi International Scientific Research Honor Society

  • Environmental epidemiology
  • Occupational and environmental health
  • Infectious diseases
  • Water and health
  • Global climate change
  • Community-based participatory research

*=student trainee †=corresponding author

  • Randad PR*, Larsen J, Kaya H, Pisanic N, Ordak C, Price LB, Aziz M, Nadimpalli ML, Rhodes S, Stewart JR, Love DC, Mohr D, Davis MF, Miller LS, Hall D, Carroll KC, Perl TM, and Heaney CD. Transmission of antimicrobial-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clonal complex 9 between pigs and humans, United States. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 27(3). March 1, 2021. DOI: 10.3201/eid2703.191775
  • Pisanic N, Randad PR*, Kruczynski K, Manabe YC, Thomas D, Pekosz A, Klein S, Betenbaugh MJ, Clarke WA, Laeyendecker O, Caturegli PP, Larman HB, Detrick B, Fairley JK, Sherman AC, Rouphael N, Edupuganti S, Granger DA, Granger SW, Collins M, Heaney CD†. COVID-19 serology at population scale: SARS-CoV-2-specific antibody responses in saliva. J. Clin. Microbiol. https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.02204-20. December 16, 2020. PMID: 33067270.
  • Lambrou AS*, Luitel H, Bhattarai RK, Basnet HB, Heaney CD. Informing influenza pandemic preparedness using commercial poultry farmer knowledge, attitudes and practices (KAP) surrounding biosecurity and self-reported avian influenza outbreaks in Nepal. One Health. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.onehlt.2020.100189. October 23, 2020. PMID: 33392279.
  • Randad PR*, Dillen CA, Ortines RO, Mohr D., Aziz M., Price LB, Kaya H, Larsen J, Carroll KC, Smith TC, Miller LS, Heaney CD. Comparison of livestock-associated and community-associated Staphylococcus aureus pathogenicity in a mouse model of skin and soft tissue infection. Scientific Reports. 9:6774. 2019. ?PMID: 31043631. PMCID: PMC6494861.
  • Attreed S*, Navas-Acien A, Heaney CD†. Arsenic and immune response to infection during pregnancy and early life. Current Environmental Health Reports. 2017. Doi: 10.1007/s40572-017-0141-4