Handsfield, a clinical professor of medicine at UW, is currently a senior research leader at the Battelle Centers for Public Health Research, where he got his start in STD research and prevention as an infectious disease fellow at UW between 1971-1973, following his residency there in internal medicine.
Dr. Handsfield's research focuses on domestic and international HIV prevention research especially HIV/STD prevention in Zimbabwe.
Education & training
MD, Columbia University, New York NY
Residency in Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle WA
Fellowship in Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle WA
Thomas Parran Award 2010