Judith Wasserheit

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



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



University of Washington
Box 357965
UW Dept. of Global Health
1705 NE Pacific St.
Box 357965
Seattle, WA 98195

Research Areas

Research Interests

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

Recent Publications (PubMed)

AFYA BORA CONSORTIUM FELLOWSHIP: a journey of success in Global Health Leadership Training.
(2021 May)
Afr Health Sci 21(Suppl): i-ii
Gachuno O, Odero T, Seloilwe E, Urassa D, Tarimo E, Nakanjako D, Sewankambo N, Atanga NS, Halle-Ekane EG, Manabe Y, Hosey KN, Chapman SA, Wiebe DJ, Voss J, O'Malley G, Mashalla Y, Ndegwa M, Omogi J, Farquhar C, Wasserheit JN

A Framework for Cervical Cancer Elimination in Low-and-Middle-Income Countries: A Scoping Review and Roadmap for Interventions and Research Priorities.
Front Public Health 9(): 670032
Shin MB, Liu G, Mugo N, Garcia PJ, Rao DW, Bayer CJ, Eckert LO, Pinder LF, Wasserheit JN, Barnabas RV

COVID-19 Pandemic Response Simulation in a Large City: Impact of Nonpharmaceutical Interventions on Reopening Society.
(2021 May)
Med Decis Making 41(4): 419-429
Lee S, Zabinsky ZB, Wasserheit JN, Kofsky SM, Liu S

Strengthening the global response to climate change and infectious disease threats.
(2020 Oct 26)
BMJ 371(): m3081
Hess J, Boodram LG, Paz S, Stewart Ibarra AM, Wasserheit JN, Lowe R

Informing Rift Valley Fever preparedness by mapping seasonally varying environmental suitability.
(2020 Oct)
Int J Infect Dis 99(): 362-372
Hardcastle AN, Osborne JCP, Ramshaw RE, Hulland EN, Morgan JD, Miller-Petrie MK, Hon J, Earl L, Rabinowitz P, Wasserheit JN, Gilbert M, Robinson TP, Wint GRW, Shirude S, Hay SI, Pigott DM

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