Jennifer Balkus, PhD

Affiliate Instructor, Department of Global Health
University of Washington

University of Washington, 2012, PhD (Epidemiology)
University of Washington, 2005, MPH (Epidemiology)
Wesleyan University, 2000, BA, (Women’s Studies)

Research Interests

  • Clinical trials of biomedical interventions for HIV/STI prevention
  • Vaginal health, vaginal infections, and risk of HIV/STI acquisition

Current Projects

  • Microbicide Trials Network
  • Preventing Vaginal Infections Study
  • Impact of Suppressive Antimicrobial Therapy on the Vaginal Microbiota

Teaching Interests

  • Mentoring masters-level scholars

Jennifer Balkus, PhD

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