Leadership

HBNU Leadership Group


 Principal Investigators:

Picture of Wafaie FawziWafaie Fawzi, MBBS, MPH, MS, DrPH

Harvard University
Dr. Fawzi is the Richard Saltonstall Professor of Population Sciences, Professor of Nutrition, Epidemiology and Global Health at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. To learn more about Dr. Fawzi, click here.

 

Picture of David HamerDavidson Hamer, MD

Boston University
Dr. Hamer is a Professor of Global Health and Medicine at Boston University Schools of Public Health and Medicine, and Adjunct Professor of Nutrition at Tufts University Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy. To learn more about Dr. Hamer, click here.

 

Picture of Robert MurphyRobert L Murphy, MD

Northwestern University
Dr. Murphy is the John Philip Phair Professor of Infectious Diseases, Professor of Medicine and Biomedical Engineering and founding director of the Center for Global Health at Northwestern University. To learn more about Dr. Murphy, click here.

 

Picture of Douglas Jay PerkinsDouglas J Perkins, PhD

University of New Mexico
Dr. Perkins is Director and Professor of Medicine, Center for Global Health, University of New Mexico. Dr. Perkins leads highly active research programs at UNM, and in Kenya, on genomics, molecular immunology, drug and vaccine discover, and statistical modeling in pediatric infectious diseases. To learn more about Dr. Perkins, click here.

 

Co-Investigators:

Picture of Chris SudfeldChristopher Sudfeld, ScM, ScD

Harvard University
Dr. Sudfeld is the Assistant Professor of Global Health and Nutrition in the Department of Global Health and Population and Department of Nutrition at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. To learn more about Dr. Sudfled, click here.

 

Picture of Mark HuffmanMark Huffman, MD, MPH

Northwestern University
Dr. Huffman is the Quentin D. Young Professor of Health Policy and Associate Professor of Preventive Medicine and Medicine-Cardiology at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine and director of the Center for Global Cardiovascular Health within the Institute for Global Health at Northwestern. To learn more about Dr. Huffman, click here.

 

Claudia A. HawkinsClaudia A Hawkins, MD, MPH

Northwestern University
Dr. Hawkins is an Associate Professor of Medicine-Infectious Diseases at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Hawkins’ specialty is Infectious Diseases with a focus on the care of individuals with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection and viral hepatitis B and C. To learn more about Dr. Hawkins, click here.

 

Sylvia KaayaSylvia Kaaya, MD, MSc, PhD

Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences
Prof. Sylvia Kaaya, serves as the dean of the School of Medicine at Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (Dar es Salaam, Tanzania-East Africa). Dr. Kaaya holds a doctor of medicine, master of science in medicine and a diploma in psychiatry. Areas of expertise include epidemiology, adolescent sexuality, biostatistics and health services research. To learn more about Dr. Kaaya, click here.