School of Public Health

Tsu, Vivien

Vivien D. Tsu

Affiliate Professor, Epidemiology

Director, Cervical Cancer Prevention Project, PATH
Associate Director, Reproductive Health, PATH


PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1991
MPH International Health, University of California Los Angeles, 1977
MA African History, University of California (Berkeley), 1971

Contact Info

Box 900922
Reproductive Health
2201 Westlake Ave.
Seattle, WA 98109
Tel: 206-285-3500

Research Interests

Dr. Tsu's work is focused on practical applications of epidemiology in low-resource countries to evaluate new public health interventions. She has conducted research in Asia, Africa, Ukraine, and Latin America.

Women's reproductive health, especially prevention and control of women's cancers (breast and cervix) in low-resource settings. Program evaluation. Maternal and newborn health, especially evaluation of new technologies for low-resource settings.

Teaching Interests

Women’s health in low-resource settings; implementation science.



In The News

Science,Vaccines and Women's Health Suffer Deadly Setbacks in India
Humanosphere, 12/11/2013

HPV Vaccine Gains Favor in Sub-Saharan Africa
Maclean, 01/11/2013