School of Public Health

Goodreau, Steven

Steven M. Goodreau

Professor, Anthropology
Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology


PhD Anthropology, Pennsylvania State University, 2001
MA Anthropology, Pennsylvania State University, 1998
AB Anthropology, Harvard University, 1994

Contact Info

Box 353100
Department of Anthropology
Raitt 218L

Research Interests

Dr. Goodreau's research interests like in the use of network modeling and network data to explore the epidemiology of HIV and other STIs. He is a co-developer of the statnet and EpiModel suites for network epidemic modeling. He has published on behavioral and clinical drivers of HIV disparities, as well as on assessments of interventions, primarily among communities of men who have sex with men, both domestically and internationally. His current work also explores behavioral and clinical impacts on HIV viral evolution.

Teaching Interests

  • Cultural and demographic history of infectious disease
  • Social networks and health
  • Infectious disease biology


In The News

PrEP can reduce HIV risk among young, sexual minority males
SPH News, 11/13/2018