Maurizio Macaluso, MD, DPH

Director, Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone: 513-803-2827


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Research methods; cancer; infectious disease; occupational health; sexual and reproductive health; contraception; assisted reproductive technology; surveillance systems


Maurizio Macaluso, MD, DPH, has 30 years of research experience in epidemiology and has held positions at the National Tumor Institute in Milan, Italy (1980-1986), at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health (UAB, 1986-2000), and at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, GA (2000-2010).

His research work has covered a variety of topics including epidemiologic research methods; cancer epidemiology; occupational epidemiology; health effects of sexual, reproductive and contraceptive behavior; acceptability, efficacy and safety of contraceptive technology; efficacy and safety of assisted reproductive technology; infectious disease epidemiology; surveillance systems; and immunology.

He has authored over 180 publications and a larger number of presentations made at national and international conferences. During his academic career at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, he taught advanced doctoral courses on the analysis of epidemiologic research studies and advised over 50 masters’ students in all areas of public health and 15 doctoral students in epidemiology, biostatistics, nutrition sciences, and medical sociology.

Education and Training

MD: University of Palermo, Italy, 1979.

Fellowship: Experimental Oncology, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milano, Italy, 1981.

Residency: Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, University of Palermo, Italy, 1982.

DrPH: Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1991.



Center for Clinical and Translational Science and Training. Director/Co-/Director of Biostatistics Epidemiology and Research Design Core. National Center for Research Resources. April 2009 – March 2014.