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)

Kenyan HIV Clinics With Youth-Friendly Services and Trained Providers Have a Higher Prevalence of Viral Suppression Among Adolescents and Young Adults: Results From an Observational Study.
(2022 Jan-Feb 01)
J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 33(1): 45-53
Wilson K, Onyango A, Mugo C, Guthrie B, Slyker J, Richardson B, John-Stewart G, Inwani I, Bukusi D, Wamalwa D, Kohler P

Cytomegalovirus viremia and clinical outcomes in Kenyan children diagnosed with HIV in hospital.
(2021 Jul 2)
Clin Infect Dis
Wamalwa D, Njuguna I, Maleche-Obimbo E, Begnel E, Chebet DJ, Onyango JA, Cranmer LM, Huang ML, Richardson BA, Boeckh M, John-Stewart G, Slyker J

Financial Incentives for Pediatric HIV Testing (FIT): Caregiver Insights on Incentive Mechanisms, Focus Populations, and Acceptability for Programmatic Scale Up.
(2021 Sep)
AIDS Behav 25(9): 2661-2668
Zhang J, Atkins DL, Wagner AD, Njuguna IN, Neary J, Omondi VO, Otieno VA, Atieno WO, Odhiambo M, Wamalwa DC, John-Stewart G, Slyker JA, Weiner BJ, Beima-Sofie K

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

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