Judith Wasserheit

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



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)

Trends in the Use of Face Coverings in Publicly Accessible Spaces During the COVID-19 Pandemic, King County, Washington, November 2020-May 2021.
(2022 Jul 4)
Public Health Rep
Tolentino L, Guthrie B, Baker MG, Beck NK, Chan N, Duchin JS, Gomez A, Simckes M, Wasserman C, Cohen MA, Wasserheit JN

Navigating the Storm of COVID-19 Literature Through Academic-Practice Partnership in Washington State: The COVID-19 Literature Situation Report.
(2022 Jan-Feb 01)
J Public Health Manag Pract 28(1): E9-E15
Simckes M, Shah A, Guthrie BL, Ross JM, Wasserheit J, Wickersham K, Wasserman C

Opportunities and Challenges in North-South and South-South Global Health Collaborations During the COVID-19 Pandemic: The AFREhealth-CUGH Experience (as Reported at the CUGH 2021 Satellite Meeting).
Ann Glob Health 87(1): 90
Eichbaum Q, Sam-Agudu NA, Kazembe A, Kiguli-Malwadde E, Khanyola J, Wasserheit JN, Kilmarx PH, Nachega JB

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

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