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Why Don't We Have an HIV Vaccine?

More than 40 million people have died from HIV since the first cases of AIDS were reported in 1981. There is a need, and the funding exists, so where are the vaccines?

Epidemiology Faculty

Looking for prominent experts in the field of epidemiology? They're here at the Bloomberg School of Public Health.

David Celentano

David Celentano, ScD '77, MHS '75, is an infectious disease epidemiologist who researches behavioral risk factors for HIV/AIDS, STIs, and other infections.

Elizabeth Platz

Elizabeth A. Platz, ScD, MPH, uses molecular epidemiology to understand the mechanisms of cancer incidence and progression to identify prevention and treatment strategies.

David Dowdy

David Dowdy, MD, PhD '08, ScM ’02, studies the implementation of interventions to fight tuberculosis, the world's most deadly infectious disease.