Stephaun Elite Wallace, Ph.D., M.S.

Dr. Stephaun Elite Wallace Ph.D., M.S.
Staff Scientist

Stephaun Elite Wallace, Ph.D., M.S.

Principal Staff Scientist
Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutch

Director of External Relations
HIV Vaccine Trials Network, Fred Hutch

Clinical Professor
Dept. of Global Health, University of Washington

Fax: 206.667.6636
Mail Stop: E3-300

Research commitment, inquiry, and interests are situated at the intersection of public health and social justice to further understand and mitigate the impacts of structural and social factors like stigma, racism, sexism, homophobia/transphobia, historical trauma, and education and income inequities on population-level health. Particularly interested in the health and wellbeing of Black and LGBTQ populations.

Other Appointments & Affiliations

Affiliate, Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS, Yale University

Founder/Director, Office of Community Engagement, UW-Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research


Walden University, 2018, Ph.D. (Public Health Epidemiology)

Colorado Technical University, 2012, M.S.

Research Interests

Community-Based Participatory Research

Determinants of Health & Health Disparities

Health Equity

LGBTQ Health

HIV/Infectious Disease Prevention and Treatment

Quantitative and Qualitative Research Design, Methodology, and Analysis

Current Projects

HIV Vaccine Trials Network (HVTN)

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