The focus of her research is on HPV infection and cervical cancer prevention worldwide via screening and prophylactic vaccines among women with limited access to care. Dr. David Weber Medical director of hospital epidemiology and associate chief medical officer of UNC Health Care. Division of Infectious Diseases. United States, Phone: 984-974-7198 She works with the MEASURE Evaluation Project at the Carolina Population Center as a senior advisor on key populations, leads the UNC team under the PEPFAR funded Linkages Project, and leads the UNC team under the Gates-funded Monitoring, Evaluation and Surveillance of HIV (MESH) Consortium. More than 75 faculty members with appointments in a variety of departments and units across the University of North Carolina campus work with the Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases. Michael E. Emch, PhD, a health geographer, is W.R. Kenan, Jr. We have close collaborations with the Division of Infectious Diseases in the School of Medicine, the Department … After graduation, Dr. Boyce was commissioned as an Infantry Officer in the United States Army, eventually rising to the rank of Captain. It is a collaboration between UNC and investigators at Brown University and Imperial College . Pettifor has expertise on sexual behavior, HIV prevention, HIV testing, and structural interventions among adolescents and young adults in sub-Saharan Africa and has published extensively in the area of HIV and sexual behavior among youth in sub-Saharan Africa. Denise St. Jean is a PhD student in infectious disease epidemiology at UNC-Chapel Hill’s Gillings School of Global Public Health. Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Ecology Lab, Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases, Global HIV Prevention and Treatment Clinical Trials Unit, Collaboratory of AIDS Researchers for Eradication. 52 epidemiology of infectious disease nationally, and contribute to the global public health 53 effort against the threat of AMR.1-3 54 In the UK, the AMR Strategy (2013-2018) defined as a key action, better access to 55 and use of surveillance data, and recognised that current information on the impact of 101 Manning Drive Dr. Meshnick worked with the Thai MOPH to develop studies of the use of active case detection for malaria in Thailand that integrated molecular techniques developed in his laboratory. Epidemiology and Cancer Registry, CancerCare Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada 21. He conducts research in both the United States and South Africa. Cohen serves as the chair of the scientific advisory board of the China CIPRA at the China CDC and as co-director of an NIH Ellison Fellowship Program at the National STD Center in Nanjing China. She is currently the principal investigator on a large NIH-sponsored clinical trial that is recruiting approximately 4,000 people in southern Ethiopia. Our students can specialize in nine types of epidemiology: cancer, cardiovascular disease, infectious diseases, injury, reproductive / perinatal / pediatric epidemiology, environmental / occupational, pharmacoepidemiology, genetic and social. The field team is working on intensive sample collection by hospitalizing patients to better understand the dynamics of parasites within a person after therapy. In recent years, in the U.S. and across the world, we have faced a variety of new man-made and natural threats, including new strains of existing diseases and the re-emergence of threats that were thought to be eradicated. She earned a doctorate degree from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.