Elizabeth Brown, ScD

Dr. Elizabeth Brown ScD

Elizabeth Brown, ScD

Professor, Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Epidemiology Program
Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutch

Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutch

Translational Data Science Integrated Research Center (TDS IRC), Fred Hutch

Fax: 206.667.4812
Mail Stop: M2-C200

Dr. Elizabeth Brown is a biostatistician engaged in the design and analysis of infectious disease clinical trials, including COVID-19, HIV/AIDS and HPV. She is the principal investigator for the Statistical and Data Management Center of the Microbicide Trials Network, which carries out clinical research on interventions designed to prevent the sexual transmission of HIV. Dr. Brown is also the Director of the Statistical and Data Sciences Unit for the Infectious Diseases Clinical Consortium, a coordinated national and global network of scientific experts working to develop and test vaccines and other therapies to combat infectious diseases. Dr. Brown also leads statistical methods research with a focus on Bayesian survival on longitudinal models for infectious disease transmission and prevention.

Other Appointments & Affiliations

Research Professor, Biostatistics
University of Washington

Graduate Faculty, Biostatistics
University of Washington

Principal Investigator, Statistical and Data Management Center
Microbicide Trials Network

Director, Statistical and Data Sciences Unit
Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Consortium


Harvard University, 2002, ScD (Biostatistics)

University of Colorado, 1998, MS (Biometrics)

University of Virginia, 1994, BS (Mechanical Engineering)

Research Interests

Design and analysis of trials for HIV prevention

Joint models for longitudinal and survival data

Statistical methods in HIV/AIDS and cardiovascular research

Current Projects

Microbicide Trials Network-Leadership of the Statistical and Data Management Center

Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Consortium -Leadership Group

Treatment for SARS-CoV-2 in Adult Outpatients

Post-exposure prophylaxis for SARS-CoV-2

KENya Single-dose HPV-vaccine Efficacy (KEN SHE) Study

HIV Prevention Trials Network

Find a Clinical Trial

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