Caitlin Rivers

Assistant Professor





Rivers C, Chretien JP, Riley S, Pavlin JA, Woodward A, Brett-Major D, Maljkovic Berry I, Morton L, Jarman RG, Biggerstaff M, Johansson MA, Reich NG, Meyer D, Snyder MR, Pollett S. (2019). Using "outbreak science" to strengthen the use of models during epidemics. Nature communications, 10(1)

George DB, Taylor W, Shaman J, Rivers C, Paul B, O'Toole T, Johansson MA, Hirschman L, Biggerstaff M, Asher J, Reich NG. (2019). Technology to advance infectious disease forecasting for outbreak management. Nature communications, 10(1)

Ravi SJ, Snyder MR, Rivers C. (2019). Review of international efforts to strengthen the global outbreak response system since the 2014-16 West Africa Ebola Epidemic. Health policy and planning, 34(1)

Ball JD, Prosperi MA, Brown A, Chen X, Kenah E, Yang Y, Cummings DAT, Rivers CM. (2018). The role of benzathine penicillin G in predicting and preventing all-cause acute respiratory disease in military recruits: 1991-2017. Epidemiology and infection, 146(14)

Rivers CM, Scarpino SV. (2018). Modelling the trajectory of disease outbreaks works. Nature, 559(7715)

Rivers CM, Majumder MS, Lofgren ET. (2016). Risks of Death and Severe Disease in Patients With Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus, 2012-2015. American journal of epidemiology, 184(6)

Chretien JP, Rivers CM, Johansson MA. (2016). Make Data Sharing Routine to Prepare for Public Health Emergencies. PLoS medicine, 13(8)

Alexander KA, Sanderson CE, Marathe M, Lewis BL, Rivers CM, Shaman J, Drake JM, Lofgren E, Dato VM, Eisenberg MC, Eubank S. (2015). What factors might have led to the emergence of Ebola in West Africa?. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 9(6)

Rivers C. (2014). Ebola: models do more than forecast. Nature, 515(7528)

Lofgren ET, Halloran ME, Rivers CM, Drake JM, Porco TC, Lewis B, Yang W, Vespignani A, Shaman J, Eisenberg JN, Eisenberg MC, Marathe M, Scarpino SV, Alexander KA, Meza R, Ferrari MJ, Hyman JM, Meyers LA, Eubank S. (2014). Opinion: Mathematical models: a key tool for outbreak response. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111(51)

Rivers CM, Lofgren ET, Marathe M, Eubank S, Lewis BL. (2014). Modeling the impact of interventions on an epidemic of ebola in sierra leone and liberia. PLoS currents, (6)

Rivers C, Lum K, Lewis B, Eubank S. (2013). Estimating Human Cases of Avian Influenza A(H7N9) from Poultry Exposure. PLoS currents, (5)