California Department of Public Health

Curriculum vitae

My curriculum vitae is here.

Book project

Currently working on a book project. Just getting started, so please be patient. To get updates on my progress please subscribe.

Tomás Aragón. Leading Population Health Improvement: Reflections and tips from public health practice. Available here


These selected PDF documents were created in LaTeX or Rmarkdown.

  1. Aragón TJ and Colfax GN. We will be the best at getting better! A playbook for population health improvement.; Winter 2019. Available from
  2. Aragón TJ. Population health thinking with Bayesian networks.; 2018. Available from
  3. Aragón TJ and Scientific Leadership Team. Syringe access, disposal and recovery to protect the public’s health.; Summer 2018. Available from
  4. Aragón TJ and Garcia BA. We will be the best at getting better! An introduction to population health lean.; 2017. Available from (updated version here.)
  5. Aragón TJ. PDSA problem-solving: With a gentle introduction to double-loop learning, program theory, and causal graphs.; 2017. Available from
  6. Aragón TJ. Deriving criteria weights for health decision making: A Brief Tutorial.; 2017. Available from
  7. Aragón TJ. Practical LaTeX for the health sciences.; 2016 update. Available from
  8. Aragón TJ. What is your leadership equation? Available from Dropbox link (2015)
  9. Aragon TJ, Garcia BA. Outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157 infection associated with a restaurant. San Francisco Department of Public Health; 2013. Available from
  10. Aragón TJ, Mier HM, Payauys T, Siador CS. Project management for health professionals.; 2012. Available from
  11. Aragón TJ, Reingold A. Epidemiologic concepts for the prevention and control of infectious diseases. eScholarship; 2011. Available from
  12. Aragon TJ, Crawley A, Martinez-Rubin N. The seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccination assessment toolkit. eScholarship; 2010. Available from

To search eScholarship (University of California) click here: “Aragon, Tomas J”.

eScholarship serves as the institutional repository for the ten University of California campuses and affiliated research centers. The content includes postprints (previously published articles), as well as working papers, electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs), student capstone projects, and seminar/conference proceedings.

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PubMed citations

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