Jared Baeten

Professor, Epidemiology
Professor, Global Health
Professor, Medicine - Allergy and Infectious Dis.



MD Medicine, University of Washington, 2003
PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2001
BA Chemistry, Religious Studies, Washington University, 1995



Office Box 359927
Ninth and Jefferson Building 12th Floor
908 Jefferson Street
Box 359927
Seattle, WA 98104


Dr. Baeten is Professor of Global Health, Medicine, and Epidemiology at the University of Washington. His research focuses on the prevention of HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases, including clinical trials of novel prevention interventions, epidemiologic studies of risk factors for HIV transmission, work at the interface of HIV prevention and reproductive health, and behavioral, translational, and implementation science research aimed at optimizing prevention delivery. He led the Partners PrEP Study and MTN-020/ASPIRE, randomized clinical trials that demonstrated the efficacy of oral tenofovir-based pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and the dapivirine vaginal ring for protection against HIV acquisition; he also was part of the leadership of the ECHO Study, which examined HIV risk related to hormonal contraceptive use in a randomized trial. He is Co-Principal Investigator of the NIH-funded Microbicides Trials Network.

Research Interests

  • HIV/AIDS and other STDs
  • Women
  • Africa

Recent Publications (PubMed)

Integration of a Relationship-focused Counseling Intervention with Delivery of the Dapivirine Ring for HIV Prevention to Women in Johannesburg: Results of the CHARISMA Pilot Study.
(2021 Sep 21)
AIDS Behav
Montgomery ET, Roberts ST, Reddy K, Tolley E, Hartmann M, Wilson E, Mathebula F, Wagner LD, Zissette S, Lanham M, Wilcher R, Baeten JM, Palanee-Phillips T

Process evaluation of PrEP implementation in Kenya: adaptation of practices and contextual modifications in public HIV care clinics.
(2021 Sep)
J Int AIDS Soc 24(9): e25799
Irungu EM, Odoyo J, Wamoni E, Bukusi EA, Mugo NR, Ngure K, Morton JF, Mugwanya KK, Baeten JM, O'Malley G, Partners Scale-Up Project Team.

HIV self-testing and oral pre-exposure prophylaxis are empowering for sex workers and their intimate partners: a qualitative study in Uganda.
(2021 Sep)
J Int AIDS Soc 24(9): e25782
Mujugira A, Nakyanzi A, Kasiita V, Kamusiime B, Nalukwago GK, Nalumansi A, Twesigye CC, Muwonge TR, Baeten JM, Wyatt MA, Haberer JE, Ware NC

A community-based mobile clinic model delivering PrEP for HIV prevention to adolescent girls and young women in Cape Town, South Africa.
(2021 Aug 28)
BMC Health Serv Res 21(1): 888
Rousseau E, Bekker LG, Julies RF, Celum C, Morton J, Johnson R, Baeten JM, O'Malley G

Pills, injections, rings or implants? PrEP formulation preferences of PrEP-experienced African women for HIV prevention.
(2021 Aug 25)
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
Ngure K, Mugo NR, Bukusi EA, Kiptinness C, Oware K, Gakuo S, Musinguzi N, Pyra M, Garrison L, Baeten JM, Haberer JE

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