Faculty

Jennifer Slyker

Adjunct Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Associate Professor, Global Health

206-897-6696
jslyker@uw.edu

Education

PhD Immunology, Open University, 2007
MSc Biostatistics, Integrative Bioscience, Oxford University (UK), 1998
BA Biology, Colgate University, 1997

Contact

206-897-6696
jslyker@uw.edu

Harborview Medical Center
235 9th Avenue
Box 359931
Seattle, WA 98104

Research Interests

Herpes virus (EBV/CMV) co-infections in HIV-1 infected women and infants, T cell immunology, pediatric HIV testing.

Recent Publications (PubMed)

Improved HIV-positive infant survival is correlated with high levels of HIV-specific ADCC activity in multiple cohorts.
(2021 Apr 20)
Cell Rep Med 2(4): 100254
Yaffe ZA, Naiman NE, Slyker J, Wines BD, Richardson BA, Hogarth PM, Bosire R, Farquhar C, Ngacha DM, Nduati R, John-Stewart G, Overbaugh J

"Being a Person of Color in This Institution Is Exhausting": Defining and Optimizing the Learning Climate to Support Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at the University of Washington School of Public Health.
(2021)
Front Public Health 9(): 642477
Gwayi-Chore MC, Del Villar EL, Fraire LC, Waters C, Andrasik MP, Pfeiffer J, Slyker J, Mello SP, Barnabas R, Moise E, Heffron R

Breast Milk Virome and Bacterial Microbiome Resilience in Kenyan Women Living with HIV.
(2021 Mar 16)
mSystems 6(2):
Maqsood R, Reus JB, Wu LI, Holland LA, Nduati R, Mbori-Ngacha D, Maleche-Obimbo E, Begnel ER, Gantt S, Ojee E, Wamalwa D, John-Stewart G, Slyker J, Lehman DA, Lim ES

Male Caregiver Barriers to HIV Index Case Testing of Untested Children.
(2021 Jul 1)
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 87(3): e229-e231
Neary J, Wagner AD, Omondi V, Otieno V, Mugo C, Wamalwa DC, Maleche-Obimbo E, John-Stewart GC, Slyker JA, Njuguna IN

Early Child Development Assessments and Their Associations with Long-Term Academic and Economic Outcomes: A Systematic Review.
(2021 Feb 5)
Int J Environ Res Public Health 18(4):
Isquith-Dicker LN, Kwist A, Black D, Hawes SE, Slyker J, Bergquist S, Martin-Herz SP

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