Faramarz Valafar, PhD, MSc


Dr. Faramarz Valafar is a Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the School of Public Health (SPH). Before joining SPH, Dr. Valafar was a Professor of Computer Science from until 2019. Before SDSU, Dr. Valafar was an Assistant Professor of Cognitive and Neural Systems at Boston University from 1999 until 2001.

Tracks:   Global Health

Dr. Faramarz Valafar's research interests are in the areas of infectious diseases, tuberculosis, mHealth and data science and machine learning.