Anna Muldoon

Grad Research Associate
Graduate Assistant/Associate
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5603

Student Information

Graduate Student
Human and Social Dimensions of Science and Technology
Future of Innovation in Sciety

Biography

Anna Muldoon is a former Science Policy Advisor in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) at the Department of Health and Human Services. While at ASPR, she focused on international public health systems, laboratory biosafety and biosecurity, science communication, and policy development for regulating genetically altered biological organisms. She has published peer-reviewed articles on biodefense history, U.S. implementation of nonproliferation treaties, and infectious disease surveillance systems. She holds a Masters in Public Health degree from George Washington University and is currently a Ph.D. student in the School for the Future of Innovation and Society at ASU. Her current research focuses on the relationship between infectious disease outbreaks and social crisis in the United States.

Research Interests

Public health policy, public health history, infectious disease history and policy, disease outbreaks and social crisis, conspiracy theory, health misinformation, biosecurity, impacts of bioterrorism, health systems, disease surveillance, history of international health systems & treaties. 

Publications

Press

Abad-Santos, A. (2020, March 11). Love — and sex — in the time of coronavirus. Vox; Vox. https://www.vox.com/culture/2020/3/11/21173562/coronavirus-covid-19-safe-sex-dating-new-york

 

Publications

 

Frow, E. K., Brafman, D. A., Muldoon, A., Krum, L., Williams, P., Becker, B., … Pritchett, A. (2019). Characterizing Direct-to-Consumer Stem Cell Businesses in the Southwest United States. Stem Cell Reports, 13(2), 247–253.

Anna Muldoon, Erik Prentice, Deborah Barnes, and Theresa Lawrence. S3: A Central Resource for Science, Safety, and Security. Industrial Biotechnology: February 2012.

Anna Muldoon, Sarah Kornblet, and Rebecca Katz. Carol Anne Bond v. The United States of America: How a Woman Scorned Threatened the Chemical Weapons Convention. Biosecurity and Bioterrorism. September 2011.

Rebecca Katz and Anna Muldoon. Negotiating the International Health Regulations. Negotiating and Navigating Global Health: Case Studies in Global Health Diplomacy.  Ed. Ellen Rosskam. World Scientific, Imperial College, London. July 2011.

Anna Muldoon. Department of Health and Human Services Role in Biodefense. Encyclopedia of Bioterrorism Defense. Rebecca Katz and Raymond Zilinskas, ed. Wiley Press. May 2011.

Anna Muldoon. The Weather Undeground. Encyclopedia of Bioterrorism Defense. Rebecca Katz and Raymond Zilinskas, ed. Wiley Press. May 2011.

Anna Muldoon (Updated). Christian Identity. Encyclopedia of Bioterrorism Defense. Rebecca Katz and Raymond Zilinskas, ed. Wiley Press. May 2011.

Anna Muldoon (Updated). Assassinations. Encyclopedia of Bioterrorism Defense. Rebecca Katz and Raymond Zilinskas, ed. Wiley Press. May 2011.

Kia E. Armstrong, Scott J. N. McNabb., Lisa E. Dwyer, Tim Stephens, Anna Muldoon, Jose A. Fernandez, and Stephen Ostroff. Public Health Surveillance in the United States and the Capacity to Comply with the Revised International Health Regulations, 2009.  Emerging Infectious Diseases. July 2010.

Christine Ferguson, Sarah Kornblet, and Anna Muldoon. Not All Are Created Equal: Differences in Obesity Attitudes Between Men and Women. Women's Health Issues: 19.  289-291.  

Christine C. Ferguson, Morgan Downey, Sarah Kornblet, Nancy Lopez, and Anna Muldoon.  Review of Obesity Related Legislation & Federal Programs: A Research Report for the STOP Obesity Alliance.  STOP Obesity Alliance Website.  June 1, 2009.  http://www.stopobesityalliance.org/wp-content/assets/2009/06/federal_cover.pdf  

Anna Muldoon.  Obesity and Swine Flu: Examining the Potential Link.  Weighing In: The STOP Obesity Alliance Blog.  May 21, 2009. http://www.stopobesityalliance.org/blog/obesity-and-swine-flu-examining-the-potential-link/      

Christine Ferguson, Anna Muldoon, Fouad Pervez, Sarah Kornblet, Kay Johnson, Ashley Foster. Addressing Gaps in Early Childhood Development Federal Programs: The Need for Oversight. Brief for Commonwealth Forum on Early Childhood Development.  May 2009