Professor, Medicine - Allergy and Infectious Dis.
Professor, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Head of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Division, School of Medicine, University of Washington
EducationMD Medicine, Mt Sinai School of Medicine, 1985
MPH Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1994
BA Comparative Religion, Wesleyan University, 1979
325 9th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104
Dr. Wald's current research centers on the epidemiology and natural history of chronic viral infections in immunocompetent and immunocompromised hosts. She is also working on clinical trials of antiviral therapeutics and prophylactic and therapeutic vaccines for viral pathogens. Other ongoing studies address the interaction between sexually transmitted infections and microbiome.
In The News
New COVID vaccine trials in Washington
UW Medicine is planning to stagger distribution of vaccine
KOMO News, 12/11/2020
Vaccines for the novel coronavirus: How they are approved, who would get one first and other key things to know
The Seattle Times, 10/13/2020