Laura Cunha Rodrigues

Substantive experience in research in the epidemiology of infectious diseases, in England and internationally, and in development of teaching of epidemiological methods, with emphasis on infectious diseases. H index of 40. Part of MERG, set up by the Brazilian Government to investigate the epidemic of Microcephaly, attributed to congenital Zika and is involved in case control study of microcephaly in Recife, Brazil; a cohort of pregnant women with Zika, and the follow up of children born to infected women. She is a Science without Borders PVE and a visiting fellow of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences.