School of Public Health

Khosropour, Christine

Christine M. Khosropour

Assistant Professor, Epidemiology


PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2015
MPH Epidemiology, Emory University, 2010
BS Microbiology & Immunology, University of Wisconsin (Madison), 2005
Contribution to Science 

Contact Info

Office 1190
Ninth and Jefferson Building
908 Jefferson Street
Seattle, WA 98104
Tel: 206-744-8663
Mailing Address:
Harborview Medical Center
325 Ninth Ave, Box 359777
Seattle, WA 98104

Research Interests

Dr. Khosropour’s work involves both research and applied epidemiology in the field of HIV and STI prevention. She has led studies examining the effectiveness of behavioral strategies to prevent HIV among men who have sex with men (MSM) in the U.S. and is currently leading a cohort study to examine if the rectum is a source or reservoir of persistent/recurrent urogenital chlamydial infection among women.  Additionally, Dr. Khosropour is an epidemiologist with the University of Washington Public Health Capacity Building Center, which conducts capacity-building assistance with health departments throughout the U.S. to improve HIV prevention and care activities.

Teaching Interests

Dr. Khosropour currently teaches EPI 520 ‘Infectious Disease Epidemiology’, offered in the Winter Quarter.


In The News

UW Study Finds Serosorting Can Be Effective HIV Prevention Strategy for Some Men
SPH News, 08/11/2016