Frank C. Curriero

Research and Professional Interests

Frank Curriero's research focuses on the development and application of spatial statistical methodology in the environmental health sciences. A substantial component of his research includes the utility of a geographic information system (GIS). Together, these tools and methods are useful in evaluating spatial relationships and quantifying geographic determinants of health. The environment in specific projects has ranged to include the social and behavioral environment, soil, water, and air environment with varying focus on health outcomes related to cancer, infectious/chronic disease, and mortality.

Selected Publications:

Regional Experience:

North America: U.S.

Research Tools:

Conceptual Modeling, Quantitative Modeling, Statistical Analysis, Social Science, Field Research

Themes Categories:

Water and Health
Water in the Environment
Water and Agriculture

People Categories:

NSF IGERT Participant


Frank Curriero, spatial statistical methodology