Research interests include antimicrobial stewardship and implementation of prevention/treatment of HIV and STIs at the public health level.
Class Year: 2017
Kevin Ikuta, MD
Alexander Lankowski, MD
Research interests include clinical and operational research aimed at better understanding the biologic, social/behavioral, and structural factors influencing treatment (and prevention) outcomes for HIV and other poverty-related infections.
Sarah McGuffin, MD, MS
Research interests include tropical medicine and drug development.
Jenell Stewart, DO, MPH
My research interests include implementation of STI prevention and treatment programs for high risk populations in low resource settings.
Danniel Zamora, MD
Class Year: 2016
Chloe Bryson-Cahn, MD
Research interests include antimicrobial stewardship, medical education.
Amanda Casto, MD, PhD
Research interests include population genetics of humans and pathogens.
Liz Gilliams, MD, MS
Research interests include implementation science in HIV, retention in care.
Hannah Imlay, MD
Research interest: immunocompromised hosts.
Jade Pagkas-Bather, MD
Research interests include PrEP, HIV, medical anthropology, the impact of urban environments on STD transmission.
Michelle Sabo, MD, PhD
Research interests include microbiome, HIV.
Erica Stohs, MD, MPH
Dr. Stohs' research interests include antimicrobial stewardship in immunocompromised hosts and tele-stewardship. Her mentors are Catherine Liu, MD and Steve Pergam, MD, MPH.
Ted Wright, MD
Research interests include telemedicine, antimicrobial stewardship, public health, American Indian/Alaska Native health.
Class Year: 2015
Kristina Bajema, MD, MSc, DTM&H
Dr. Bajema's research interests include the intersection of infectious and non-communicable diseases in low- and middle-income countries with a specific focus on HIV-related tuberculosis and diabetes.
Jim Boonyaratanakornkit, MD, PhD
Dr. Boonyaratanakornkit's mentors are Justin Taylor, PhD and Helen Chu, MD. His research interests include respiratory viruses, vaccines, and immune responses in transplantation.
Christoph Carter, MD, PhD
Research interests include viral pathogenesis.
Jill Gersh, MD, MPH
Research interests include TB diagnostics and HIV/TB co-infection.
Adrienne Shapiro, MD, PhD, MSc
Dr. Shapiro's research interests include tuberculosis, TB/HIV, MDR-TB, and TB diagnostics. Her mentors are Connie Celum, MD, MPH; Ruanne Barnabas, MD, MPH; and Paul Drain, MD, MPH, and her hobbies include photography, hiking in the PNW, and bookstore-browsing.
Jason Simmons, MD, PhD
Research interests include host-pathogen interactions and innate immunity.
Helen Stankiewicz Karita, MD
Research interests include clinical research in HSV infections.
Mark Tenforde, MD, MPH
Research interests include HIV co-infections, cryptococcal meningitis prevention and clinical trials, TB/HIV, health care delivery in developing country settings.
Class Year: 2014
Elizabeth Duke, MD, MA
Research interests include global health and mathematical modelling.
McKenna Eastment, MD, MPH
Dr. Eastment's research interests include HIV infection, women's health, and implementation science in resource-limited settings.
Emily Ford, MD
Research interests include atypical mycobacterial infections.
Jonathan Golob, MD, PhD
Research interests include human microbiome and mathematical modelling of infection.
Aliza Monroe-Wise, MD, MSc
Research interests in clude healthcare operations/systems in developing countries, HIV care delivery, medical education in developing countries.