Ph.D. Student Profile

Aaron  Frutos

Aaron Frutos, B.S.

Education

B.S., Public Health-Epidemiology, Brigham Young University (BYU), 2018

Research Interests & Projects

Research Interests & Projects: My research interests include infectious disease epidemiology, spatial analysis, and field epidemiology. My background includes spatial analysis of the association between environmental factors and disease-specific mortality.

Current Research: I am currently working with Dr. Aubree Gordon to examine the relationship between environmental conditions and household influenza transmission.

Selected Publications

Frutos, AM., Sloan, C., & Merrill, R. (2018). Modeling the effects of atmospheric pressure on suicide rates in the USA through geographically weighted regression. PLOS One 13(12), e0206992. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0206992