Pejman Rohani

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Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The decline and resurgence of pertussis in the US
    Pejman Rohani
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Epidemics 3:183-8. 2011
  2. pmc An agent-based model to study the epidemiological and evolutionary dynamics of Influenza viruses
    Benjamin Roche
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    BMC Bioinformatics 12:87. 2011
  3. pmc The link between dengue incidence and El Niño southern oscillation
    Pejman Rohani
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS Med 6:e1000185. 2009
  4. pmc Never mind the length, feel the quality: the impact of long-term epidemiological data sets on theory, application and policy
    Pejman Rohani
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 25:611-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Contact network structure explains the changing epidemiology of pertussis
    Pejman Rohani
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Science 330:982-5. 2010
  6. pmc Time and dose-dependent risk of pneumococcal pneumonia following influenza: a model for within-host interaction between influenza and Streptococcus pneumoniae
    Sourya Shrestha
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J R Soc Interface 10:20130233. 2013
  7. pmc Can vaccine legacy explain the British pertussis resurgence?
    Maria A Riolo
    Center for the Study of Complex Systems, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:5903-8. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Identifying the interaction between influenza and pneumococcal pneumonia using incidence data
    Sourya Shrestha
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Sci Transl Med 5:191ra84. 2013
  9. pmc Deciphering the impacts of vaccination and immunity on pertussis epidemiology in Thailand
    Julie C Blackwood
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Center for the Study of Complex Systems, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:9595-600. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Environmental transmission scrambles coexistence patterns of avian influenza viruses
    Benjamin Roche
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Epidemics 2:92-8. 2010

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint The decline and resurgence of pertussis in the US
    Pejman Rohani
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Epidemics 3:183-8. 2011
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  2. pmc An agent-based model to study the epidemiological and evolutionary dynamics of Influenza viruses
    Benjamin Roche
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    BMC Bioinformatics 12:87. 2011
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  3. pmc The link between dengue incidence and El Niño southern oscillation
    Pejman Rohani
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS Med 6:e1000185. 2009
    b>Pejman Rohani discusses a new study that examined the dynamic relationship between climate variables and dengue incidence in Thailand, Mexico, and Puerto Rico.
  4. pmc Never mind the length, feel the quality: the impact of long-term epidemiological data sets on theory, application and policy
    Pejman Rohani
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 25:611-8. 2010
    ..Here, we review some of the key intellectual developments in epidemiology facilitated by long-term data. We identify research frontiers at the interface of ecology and epidemiology and their associated data needs...
  5. doi request reprint Contact network structure explains the changing epidemiology of pertussis
    Pejman Rohani
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Science 330:982-5. 2010
    ..The practical implications of our results are notable: Ignoring age-structured contacts is likely to result in misinterpretation of epidemiological data and potentially costly policy missteps...
  6. pmc Time and dose-dependent risk of pneumococcal pneumonia following influenza: a model for within-host interaction between influenza and Streptococcus pneumoniae
    Sourya Shrestha
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J R Soc Interface 10:20130233. 2013
    ..Such quantitative understanding can form a basis for effective clinical care, public health policies and pandemic preparedness. ..
  7. pmc Can vaccine legacy explain the British pertussis resurgence?
    Maria A Riolo
    Center for the Study of Complex Systems, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:5903-8. 2013
    ..Our analysis shows that careful accounting for age dependence in contact rates and susceptibility is prerequisite to the identification of which features of pertussis epidemiology want additional explanation. ..
  8. doi request reprint Identifying the interaction between influenza and pneumococcal pneumonia using incidence data
    Sourya Shrestha
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Sci Transl Med 5:191ra84. 2013
    ..An accurate characterization of the influenza-pneumococcal interaction can form a basis for more effective clinical care and public health measures for pneumococcal pneumonia. ..
  9. pmc Deciphering the impacts of vaccination and immunity on pertussis epidemiology in Thailand
    Julie C Blackwood
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Center for the Study of Complex Systems, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:9595-600. 2013
    ..Our results are surprisingly emphatic in support of measurable impact of herd immunity given the uncertainty associated with pertussis epidemiology...
  10. doi request reprint Environmental transmission scrambles coexistence patterns of avian influenza viruses
    Benjamin Roche
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Epidemics 2:92-8. 2010
    ..Overall, we conclude that environmental transmission can affect the patterns of coexistence predicted by direct transmission models in complex ways...
  11. ncbi request reprint Perplexities of pertussis: recent global epidemiological trends and their potential causes
    D W Jackson
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 142:672-84. 2014
    ..While we do not solve the riddle that is pertussis epidemiology, we highlight critical aspects that are likely to hold the key to understanding its worldwide epidemiology...
  12. pmc Resolving pertussis immunity and vaccine effectiveness using incidence time series
    Jennie S Lavine
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Expert Rev Vaccines 11:1319-29. 2012
    ..Recent advances in computing power and statistical software development will increasingly make these methods available to public health practitioners, vaccine developers and academics alike...
  13. pmc The consequences of climate change at an avian influenza 'hotspot'
    V L Brown
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Biol Lett 8:1036-9. 2012
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  14. pmc Neutrality, cross-immunity and subtype dominance in avian influenza viruses
    Vicki L Brown
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America Center for the Study of Complex Systems, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e88817. 2014
    ..This work offers new insights into the mechanisms behind subtype diversity and dominance in a species that has the potential to be a key player in AIV dynamics in wild bird populations...
  15. pmc Human birth seasonality: latitudinal gradient and interplay with childhood disease dynamics
    Micaela Martinez-Bakker
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA, Center for the Study of Complex Systems, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA, Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 281:20132438. 2014
    ..This may be owing to the well-known frequency-locking between measles epidemics and seasonal transmission rates, or may arise from substantial uncertainty in multiple model parameters and estimation stochasticity. ..
  16. pmc Resolving the roles of immunity, pathogenesis, and immigration for rabies persistence in vampire bats
    Julie C Blackwood
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, and Center for the Study of Complex Systems, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:20837-42. 2013
    ..These findings offer spatial dynamics as a mechanism for rabies persistence in bats that might be important for the understanding and control of other bat-borne pathogens. ..
  17. doi request reprint Influenza and community-acquired pneumonia interactions: the impact of order and time of infection on population patterns
    Brian M Davis
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:363-7. 2012
    ..Lastly, the authors identified crucial gaps in the study of timing of coinfection and proposed related research questions...
  18. pmc Statistical inference for multi-pathogen systems
    Sourya Shrestha
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS Comput Biol 7:e1002135. 2011
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