A photo of Maurizio Macaluso.

Director, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Biography & Affiliation


Dr. Macaluso has 35 years of research experience in epidemiology and clinical and translational science, and has served as the principal investigator on grants and contracts with federal agencies, non-profit organizations and industry receiving over $10M in funding. He served as professor of Epidemiology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and as distinguished consultant and branch chief at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. He has authored over 200 articles published in peer-reviewed journals, has extensive experience teaching epidemiologic research methods, has advised over 60 graduate students, has mentored ASPH and Preventive Effectiveness Research fellows at CDC, and post-doctoral fellows and junior faculty in multiple institutions. He is associate director of the Center for Clinical and Translational Science and Training, serves on the Board of Directors of the American College of Epidemiology and is associate editor of the Annals of Epidemiology.

Academic Affiliation

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Biostatistics and Epidemiology


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.


Hartley DM, Giannini C, Wilson S, Margolis PA, White DL, Wheeler DS, Macaluso M. Coughing, sneezing, and aching online: Twitter and the volume of influenza-like illness in a pediatric hospital. PLoS One. 2017 Jul 28;12(7):e0182008.

Kulkarni AD, Jamieson DJ, Jones HW, Jr., Kissin DM, Gallo MF, Macaluso M, Adashi EY. The Multiple Births Epidemic: Evolving Role of Assisted Reproductive Technology and Ovulation Induction and Ovarian Stimulation. N Engl J Med. 2013;369:2218-25.

Piyathilake CJ, Macaluso M, Alvarez RD, Chen M, Badiga S, Edberg JC, Partridge EE, Johanning GL. A higher degree of methylation of the HPV 16 E6 gene is associated with a lower likelihood of being diagnosed with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia. Cancer. 2011 Mar 1;117(5):957-63.

Macaluso M, Wright-Schnapp TJ, Chandra A, Johnson R, Satterwhite CL, Pulver A, Berman SM, Wang RY, Farr SL, Pollack LA. A public health focus on infertility prevention, detection, and management. Fertil Steril. 2010 Jan;93(1):16.e1-10.

Macaluso M, Blackwell R, Jamieson DJ, Kulczycki A, Chen MP, Akers R, Kim D-j, Duerr A. Efficacy of the male latex condom and of the female polyurethane condom as barriers to semen during intercourse: a randomized clinical trial. Am J Epidemiol. 2007;166(1):88-96.

Macaluso M, Larson R, Lynch J, Lipton S, Delzell E. Historical estimation of exposure to 1,3-butadiene, styrene, and dimethyldithiocarbamate among synthetic rubber workers. J Occup Environ Hyg. 2004 Jun;1(6):371-90.

Macaluso M, Demand MJ, Artz LM, Hook EW 3rd. Partner type and condom use. AIDS. 2000 Mar 31;14(5):537-46.

Macaluso M, Lawson L, Akers R, Valappil T, Hammond K, Blackwell R, Hortin G. Prostate-specific antigen in vaginal fluid as a biologic marker of condom failure. Contraception. 1999 Mar;59(3):195-201.

Macaluso M, Larson R, Delzell E, Sathiakumar N, Hovinga M, Julian J, Muir D, Cole P. Leukemia and cumulative exposure to butadiene, styrene and benzene among workers in the synthetic rubber industry. Toxicology. 1996 Oct 28;113(1-3):190-202.

Macaluso M. Exact stratification of person-years. Epidemiology. 1992 Sep;3(5):441-8.