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)

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

Evaluating and optimizing the consolidated framework for implementation research (CFIR) for use in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review.
(2020 Mar 12)
Implement Sci 15(1): 17
Means AR, Kemp CG, Gwayi-Chore MC, Gimbel S, Soi C, Sherr K, Wagenaar BH, Wasserheit JN, Weiner BJ

The arc of HIV epidemics in sub-Saharan Africa: new challenges with concentrating epidemics in the era of 90-90-90.
(2019 Sep)
Curr Opin HIV AIDS 14(5): 354-365
Ortblad KF, Baeten JM, Cherutich P, Wamicwe JN, Wasserheit JN

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