Shweta Bansal

Provost's Distinguished Associate Professor of Biology





Singh L, Bansal S, Bode L, Budak C, Chi G, Kawintiranon K, Padden C, Vanarsdall R, Vraga E, Wang Y. (2020). A first look at COVID-19 information and misinformation sharing on Twitter. ArXiv

Carlson CJ, Gomez ACR, Bansal S, Ryan SJ. (2020). Misconceptions about weather and seasonality must not misguide COVID-19 response. Nature communications, 11(1)

Garnier R, Nedell ER, Omer SB, Bansal S. (2020). Getting Personal: How Childhood Vaccination Policies Shape the Landscape of Vaccine Exemptions. Open forum infectious diseases, 7(3)

Zipfel CM, Bansal S. (2020). Assessing the interactions between COVID-19 and influenza in the United States. medRxiv : the preprint server for health sciences

Sah P, Méndez JD, Bansal S. (2019). A multi-species repository of social networks. Scientific Data, 6(1)

Carlson CJ, Zipfel CM, Garnier R, Bansal S. (2019). Global estimates of mammalian viral diversity accounting for host sharing. Nature ecology & evolution, 3(7)

Reyes O, Lee EC, Sah P, Viboud C, Chandra S, Bansal S. (2018). Spatiotemporal Patterns and Diffusion of the 1918 Influenza Pandemic in British India. American journal of epidemiology, 187(12)

Colman E, Spies K, Bansal S. (2018). The reachability of contagion in temporal contact networks: how disease latency can exploit the rhythm of human behavior. BMC Infectious Diseases, 18(1)

Bansal S, Tewari S, Tewari S, Sangwan P. (2018). The effect of endodontic treatment using different intracanal medicaments on periodontal attachment level in concurrent endodontic-periodontal lesions: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of conservative dentistry : JCD, 21(4)

Lee EC, Arab A, Goldlust SM, Viboud C, Grenfell BT, Bansal S. (2018). Deploying digital health data to optimize influenza surveillance at national and local scales. PLoS Computational Biology, 14(3)

Sah P, Mann J, Bansal S. (2018). Disease implications of animal social network structure: A synthesis across social systems. The Journal of Animal Ecology, 87(3)

Sah P, Leu ST, Cross PC, Hudson PJ, Bansal S. (2017). Unraveling the disease consequences and mechanisms of modular structure in animal social networks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114(16)

Bansal S, Garg A, Khurana R. (2017). Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis - A Challenge for the Dental Professional. Journal of cutaneous and aesthetic surgery, 10(4)

Ewing A, Lee EC, Viboud C, Bansal S. (2017). Contact, Travel, and Transmission: The Impact of Winter Holidays on Influenza Dynamics in the United States. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 215(5)

Chowell G, Sattenspiel L, Bansal S, Viboud C. (2016). Mathematical models to characterize early epidemic growth: A review. Physics of life reviews, (18)

O'Dea EB, Snelson H, Bansal S. (2016). Using heterogeneity in the population structure of U.S. swine farms to compare transmission models for porcine epidemic diarrhoea. Scientific Reports, (6)

Lee EC, Asher JM, Goldlust S, Kraemer JD, Lawson AB, Bansal S. (2016). Mind the Scales: Harnessing Spatial Big Data for Infectious Disease Surveillance and Inference. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 214(suppl_4)

Chowell G, Sattenspiel L, Bansal S, Viboud C. (2016). Early sub-exponential epidemic growth: Simple models, nonlinear incidence rates, and additional mechanisms: Reply to comments on "Mathematical models to characterize early epidemic growth: A review". Physics of life reviews, (18)

Bansal S, Chowell G, Simonsen L, Vespignani A, Viboud C. (2016). Big Data for Infectious Disease Surveillance and Modeling. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 214(suppl_4)

Lee EC, Viboud C, Simonsen L, Khan F, Bansal S. (2015). Detecting signals of seasonal influenza severity through age dynamics. BMC infectious diseases, (15)

Quevillon LE, Hanks EM, Bansal S, Hughes DP. (2015). Social, spatial, and temporal organization in a complex insect society. Scientific reports, (5)

Mooring EQ, Bansal S. (2016). Increasing herd immunity with influenza revaccination. Epidemiology and infection, 144(6)

Heesterbeek H, Anderson RM, Andreasen V, Bansal S, De Angelis D, Dye C, Eames KT, Edmunds WJ, Frost SD, Funk S, Hollingsworth TD, House T, Isham V, Klepac P, Lessler J, Lloyd-Smith JO, Metcalf CJ, Mollison D, Pellis L, Pulliam JR, Roberts MG, Viboud C, . (2015). Modeling infectious disease dynamics in the complex landscape of global health. Science (New York, N.Y.), 347(6227)

Sah P, Singh LO, Clauset A, Bansal S. (2014). Exploring community structure in biological networks with random graphs. BMC Bioinformatics, (15)

Kramer SC, Bansal S. (2015). Assessing the use of antiviral treatment to control influenza. Epidemiology and Infection, 143(8)

Bansal S, Meyers LA. (2012). The impact of past epidemics on future disease dynamics. Journal of theoretical biology, (309)

Stack JC, Bansal S, Anil Kumar VS, Grenfell B. (2013). Inferring population-level contact heterogeneity from common epidemic data. Journal of the Royal Society, Interface, 10(78)

Bansal S, Pourbohloul B, Hupert N, Grenfell B, Meyers LA. (2010). The shifting demographic landscape of pandemic influenza. PLoS One, 5(2)

Bansal S, Read J, Pourbohloul B, Meyers LA. (2010). The dynamic nature of contact networks in infectious disease epidemiology. Journal of biological dynamics, 4(5)

Bansal S, Khandelwal S, Meyers LA. (2009). Exploring biological network structure with clustered random networks. BMC Bioinformatics, (10)

Bansal S, Pourbohloul B, Hupert N, Grenfell B, Meyers LA. (2009). The shifting demographic landscape of influenza. PLoS currents, (1)

Schrier RW, Bansal S. (2008). Diagnosis and management of hyponatremia in acute illness. Current opinion in critical care, 14(6)

Singh A, Bansal S. (2008). Comparative study of morbidity and mortality associated with nondescent vaginal hysterectomy and abdominal hysterectomy based on ultrasonographic determination of uterine volume. International surgery, 93(2)

Bansal S, Grenfell BT, Meyers LA. (2007). When individual behaviour matters: homogeneous and network models in epidemiology. Journal of the Royal Society, Interface, 4(16)

Ferrari MJ, Bansal S, Meyers LA, Bjørnstad ON. (2006). Network frailty and the geometry of herd immunity. Proceedings. Biological sciences, 273(1602)

Bansal S, Pourbohloul B, Meyers LA. (2006). A comparative analysis of influenza vaccination programs. PLoS medicine, 3(10)