School of Public Health

Wasserheit, Judith

Judith Wasserheit

Chair, Global Health
Professor, Global Health
Professor, Medicine - Allergy and Infectious Dis.
Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology


MD Medicine, Harvard University, 1978
MPH Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 1989
BA Biochemistry, Slavic Lang & Lit, Princeton University, 1974

Contact Info

University of Washington
Box 357965
UW Dept. of Global Health
1705 NE Pacific St.
Box 357965
Seattle, WA 98195
Tel: 206-685-1894

Research Interests

  • Impact of HIV and other STDs on women and adolescents
  • STD/HIV interactions
  • HIV vaccine clinical trials
  • Implementation science


In The News

They thought this HIV strategy couldn't work, but it did
NPR, 06/26/2019

Boosting Global Health Partnerships for Chinese Universities
SPH News, 04/15/2016

Close Up July 2015: Judith Wasserheit
SPH News, 07/02/2015