Valeri Vasquez

Graduate Student, Energy and Resources Group
BIDS Data Science Fellow

Real name: 
Valeri Vasquez

Valeri Vasquez is a PhD student in the Energy and Resources Group. Her research interests include the use of mathematical models to examine drivers of infectious diseases, particularly how environmental factors alter these drivers and exacerbate the economic impacts of climate change. She is currently working on questions relevant to the control of malaria, exploring the application of dynamic programming to the spread of gene drive systems through mosquito populations. Valeri holds an MS from UC Berkeley and a BA from the College of William and Mary.