Neil F Abernethy

Associate Professor, Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education
Associate Professor, Health Systems and Population Health

University of Washington
Box 357240

Seattle, WA 98195-


Research Interests

Public Health Informatics standards, epidemic models, and molecular epidemiology in the context of global health; scientific and social networks as they pertain to collaborative research; novel 3-D imaging displays; environmental interventions for infectious disease; high-throughput biology; evolutionary game theory.


PhD Biomedical Informatics, Stanford University, 2005

BS Applied Math, Biochemistry, North Carolina State University, 1993

In the News

Close Up December 2014: Neil Abernethy
SPH News, 12/05/2014

UW Software to Help Agencies Track Epidemics like Ebola
KING 5, 10/28/2014