2017 Course Topics & Faculty

Introduction

  • STIs/HIV: Plethora of Important Pathogens, Paucity of Integrated Programs
    • King K. Homes, MD, PhD
      Director, Research and Faculty Development, Department of Global Health; Professor Departments of Global Health and Medicine; Adjunct Professor, Departments of Microbiology and Epidemiology, University of Washington; Director, UW Center for AIDS and STD (CFAS); PI, UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR); PI, UW/UCSF International Training and Education Center for Health (I-TECH)

Behavioral Research Methods and Research in Special Populations

  • Social and Behavioral Aspects of STD Epidemiology and Prevention: Current Challenges
    • Sevgi O. Aral, PhD, MS, MA
      Associate Director for Science, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, & TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Transgender Health and HIV/STD Prevention
    • Madeline Deutsch, MD
      Associate Professor of Clinical Family & Community Medicine; Clinical Director, Center of Excellence for Transgender Health, UCSF
  • Racial Disparities in HIV/STI in the United States
    • Greg Millett, MPH
      Vice President and Director, Public Policy, amfAR – the Foundation for AIDS Research
  • Design of Questionnaires for STI/HIV Research
    • Patrick Sullivan, DVM, PhD
      Professor of Epidemiology
  • Men Who Have Sex with Men and the Global HIV Epidemic
    • Susan M. Graham, MD, MPH, PhD Associate Professor, Medicine and Global Health; Adjunct Associate Professor, Epidemiology, University of Washington
  • Sexual Networks and HIV: Opportunities for HIV prevention
    • Martina Morris, PhD
      Professor of Sociology and Statistics
  • STD/HIV Research in Adolescent Populations
    • Taraneh Shafii, MD, MPH
      Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, School Of Medicine, University Of Washington; Director, Inpatient Adolescent Medicine Services, Seattle Children’s Hospital; Director of Teen Health Services, Harborview Medical Center
  • Using Qualitative Methods in STD/HIV Behavioral Research
    • Helene Starks, PhD, MPH
      Associate Professor, Bioethics & Humanities, School of Medicine; Adjunct Associate Professor, Departments of Health Services, Family Medicine and Pediatrics; Director, Metrics, Quality & Evaluation Core, Cambia Palliative Care Center of Excellence
  • Community-Based Research: Effectively engaging community in your research
    • Karina Walters, PhD (Choctaw nation of Oklahoma)
      Associate Dean for Research and Katherine Chambers Hall University Professor; Co-Director, Indigenous Wellness Research Institute

Essentials of STD/HIV Interdisciplinary Research

  • Biostatistics Essentials for STD/HIV Research
    • Holly Janes, PhD
      Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division
  • Viral Pathogenesis
    • Michael Lagunoff, PhD
      Professor, Department of Microbiology, University of Washington
  • Bacterial Pathogenesis: An Introduction
    • Sheila A. Lukehart, PhD
      Professor of Medicine and Global Health, University of Washington
  • Essentials of Epidemiology
    • Lisa Manhart, PhD
      Professor, Epidemiology and Global Health (adjunct), UW Center for AIDS and STD, University of Washington
  • HIV Immunology
    • Jennifer Slyker, PhD
      Assistant Professor Global Health; Co-Director of the Global WACh Infectious Diseases Core, University of Washington

Strategies for Successful and Ethical Research

  • Pathways to Success in Clinical Research: The Roles of Protected Time and the Mentor-Mentee Relationship
    • Edward W. Hook, III, MD
      Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama Schools of Medicine and Public Health
  • Ethics of Research with Human Subjects
    • Carey Farquhar, MD, MPH
      Professor, Departments of Medicine, Epidemiology, and Global Health; Director, International AIDS Research and Training Program (IARTP); Director, Afya Bora Consortium Fellowship in African Global Health Leadership; Associate Chair for Academic Programs, Department of Global Health; Director, Kenya Research and Training Center
  • Writing a Successful Grant Application
    • Carey Farquhar, MD, MPH
  • Writing and Publishing Peer-Reviewed Manuscripts
    • Anna Wald, MD, MPH
      Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington; Member, Vaccine and Infectious Diseases Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Implementation Science & Health Economics

  • Biomedical Prevention for HIV Control: From Research to Reality
    • Thomas C. Quinn, MD, MSc
      Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Global Health; Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Associate Director for International Research, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health
  • Integrating Health Economic Analyses into STI/HIV Research
    • Ruanne Barnabas
      Assistant Professor, Department of Global Health, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington
  • The HIV Care Continuum
    • Julie Dombrowski, MD, MPH
      Assistant Professor, Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases, University of Washington; Deputy Director for Clinical Services, Public Health – Seattle & King County HIV/STD Program
  • HIV Strategy at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    • Geoff Garnett, PhD
      Chair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; Deputy Director E2, Integrated Delivery
  • Operations Research & Implementation Science
    • Stephen Gloyd, MD, MPH
      Professor, Departments of Global Health and Health Services, University of Washington
  • Partner Services for HIV/STD
    • Matthew Golden MD, MPH
      Director, PHSKC HIV/STD Program; Professor of Medicine, University of Washington
  • HIV Testing Strategies
    • Joanne Stekler, MD, MPH
      Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Harborview Medical Center
  • STI Control for HIV Prevention: From Research to Program & Policy
    • Judith Wasserheit, MD, MPH
      Chair, Department of Global Health; Professor of Global Health & Medicine; Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology, University of Washington

Pathogenesis of Specific Infections

  • The Human Microbiome & HIV/STI Dynamics
    • Jennifer Balkus, PhD, MPH
      Senior Staff Scientist, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center
  • Human Papillomavirus Pathogenesis
    • Rachel Katzenellenbogen
      Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Seattle Children’s Research Institute
  • HIV Pathogenesis
    • Nichole R. Klatt, PhD
      Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutics; Program in Molecular and Cellular Biology; Program in Pathobiology, University of Washington, WaNPRC
  • Introduction to HSV Pathogenesis
    • David Koelle, MD
      Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Washington
  • Pathogenesis of Syphilis
    • Sheila A. Lukehart, PhD
      Professor of Medicine and Global Health, University of Washington
  • M. genitalium
    • Lisa Manhart, PhD
      Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology and Global Health; UW Center for AIDS and STD, University of Washington
  • Biology of Developing an HIV Vaccine
    • Julie McElrath, MD, PhD
      Senior Vice President, Director & Member, Vaccine & Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; PI, HIV Vaccine Trials Network Laboratory Center; Professor, Department of Medicine; Adjunct Professor, Departments of Global Health and Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Pathogenesis of Genital Tract Disease Due to Chlamydia trachomatis
    • Dorothy L. Patton, PhD
      Professor, School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology; Research Affiliate, WaNPRC, University of Washington

Clinical and Epidemiologic Aspects of Specific Infections

  • Chlamydia: Epidemiology, Natural History, Clinical Manifestations and Management
    • William M. Geisler, MD, MPH
      Clinical Associate Director, Medical Scientist Training Program; Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Research Issues in Vaginitis
    • Sharon Hillier, PhD
      Richard Sweet Professor of Reproductive Infectious Disease and Vice-Chair for Faculty Affairs, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Departments of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Magee-Womens Hospital
  • Topical Microbicides: Gels, Rings, Films and MPTs
    • Sharon Hillier, PhD
      Richard Sweet Professor of Reproductive Infectious Disease and Vice-Chair for Faculty Affairs, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Departments of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Magee-Womens Hospital
  • Methods for Detection of STIs
    • Marcia M. Hobbs, PhD
      Professor of Medicine and Microbiology & Immunology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Trichomonas vaginalis and Trichomoniasis
    • Marcia M. Hobbs, PhD
      Professor of Medicine and Microbiology & Immunology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Neisseria Gonorrhaeae: Disease, Pathogenesis, and Prevention
    • Edward W. Hook, III, MD
      Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama Schools of Medicine and Public Health
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease: An Important Cause of Infertility in Women
    • Harold C. Wiesenfeld, MD, CM
      Vice Chair- Gynecologic Services, University of Pittsburgh; Director, Sexually Transmitted Diseases Program- Allegheny County Health Dept, Pittsburgh, PA USA
  • Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV Prevention
    • Jared Baeten, MD PhD
      Vice Chair, Department of Global Health; Professor, Departments of Global Health, Medicine, and Epidemiology; Co-Director, International Clinical Research Center, University of Washington
  • HIV-Associated Cancers: Epidemiology and Pathogenesis
    • Corey Casper, MD, MPH
      Member, Fred Hutch Vaccine & Infectious Disease Division (VIDD), Clinical Research Division, Public Health Sciences Division; Professor, UW Allergy & Infectious Disease Division, School of Medicine
  • Anti-retroviral Therapy
    • Robert D. Harrington, MD
      Professor of Medicine, University of Washington
  • HIV & TB Co-Infection: The Twins of Death
    • Thomas R. Hawn, MD, PhD
      Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV
    • Grace John-Stewart, MD, MPH, PhD
      Professor of Global Health, Medicine, Epidemiology, and Pediatrics, University of Washington
  • Chronic Viral Hepatitis: Lessons in Treatment as Prevention
    • Nina Kim, MD, MSc
      Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Washington, Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases; Adjunct Associate Professor of Global Health Director, Madison Liver Clinic
  • Syphilis: Clinical Overview
    • Sheila A. Lukehart, PhD
      Professor of Medicine and Global Health, University of Washington
  • Cell Gene Therapy for HIV/AIDS
    • Chris Peterson, PhD
      Staff Scientist, Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center; Research Assistant Professor, University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Mental Health and HIV
    • Jane Simoni, PhDProfessor, Departments of Psychology and Global Health, University of Washington
  • Research Issues in Epidemiology and Clinical Aspects of Genital Herpes
    • Anna Wald, MD, MPH
      Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington; Member, Vaccine and Infectious Diseases Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  • HPV Clinical and Epidemiologic Research
    • Rachel L. Winer, PhD
      Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington

 

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