Jennifer Slyker

Adjunct Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Associate Professor, Global Health



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



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.
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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