Anna Wald, M.D., M.P.H.

Anna Wald M.D., M.P.H.
faculty member

Anna Wald, M.D., M.P.H.

Member
Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutch

Fax: 206.520.4371
Mail Stop: 358-115

Dr. Anna Wald is a Fred Hutch physician and a clinical virology researcher who also heads the Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the University of Washington. She is an expert on infections in patients whose immune systems have been compromised by cancer treatment or viruses such as HIV. Her research is concentrated on the epidemiology, treatment and prevention of herpesviruses, and the development of new vaccines for a variety of viral pathogens.

Other Appointments & Affiliations

Attending Physician, SCCA Infectious Disease Consulting Service
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Professor, Medicine, Laboratory Medicine, and Epidemiology
University of Washington

Graduate Faculty, Medicine, Laboratory Medicine, and Epidemiology
University of Washington

Head, Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
University of Washington

Education

M.P.H., Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1994

M.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1985

B.A., Comparative Religion, Wesleyan University, 1979

Research Interests

Epidemiology, natural history, therapy, and prevention of human herpesvirus infections

Clinical trials of novel vaccines and therapeutics for viral pathogens

Dr. Wald in the News

Despite early rise, longterm ART decreases HSV shedding

Science Spotlight - December 17, 2018

Models aren’t just pretty

Science Spotlight - September 17, 2018

Halting herpes' transmission

Hutch News - March 25, 2014

For the Media

The Media Relations team at Fred Hutch is available to assist members of the news media who would like to arrange interviews with faculty.

Email media@fredhutch.org or call 206.667.2210