Albert Ko, M.D.
Department Chair and Professor of Epidemiology and of Medicine Yale School of Public Health
Dr. Albert Icksang Ko is the Raj and Indra Nooyi Professor of Public Health at the Yale School of Public Health and collaborating researcher at the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Brazilian Ministry of Health. His research centers on the infectious diseases that have emerged as a consequence of rapid urbanization and social inequity. Dr. Ko serves as a member of the WHO R&D Taskforce for Zika Virus and R&D Blueprint Working Group. During the pandemic, he served with Indra Nooyi as co-chair of the Reopen Connecticut Advisory Group and continues to advise the state on its COVID-19 prevention and control plan.