James Kublin, MD, MPH

Principal Staff Scientist
Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division
Clinical Associate Professor, Global Health
University of Washington

Other Positions

Honorary Lecturer, Community Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi

Acting Medical Director, Malaria Clinical Trial Center, Seattle BioMed


Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 1997, MPH
Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1988, MD
Georgetown University, 1984, BS (Biology)

Current Board Certification

National Board of Medical Examiners
American Board of Preventive Medicine

Research Interests

  • HIV and tuberculosis (Tb) vaccine research and development
  • Human challenge experiments
  • Microbiome modulation of immunity
  • Immune activation—polymicrobial infections
  • Combination HIV prevention
  • Malaria clinical trials/vaccines
  • Molecular epidemiology

Current Projects

  • Developing and testing preventive HIV and Tb vaccines via the HVTN
  • Grand Challenges grant to generate large numbers of infective malaria sporozoites for vaccine research

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Contact Information

Additional contact

Mail Stop E3-300