University of Washington School of Public Health

Jennifer Balkus - SPH Faculty Bio

Jennifer Balkus

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Assistant Professor, Epidemiology

Kenya Research Program
325 9th Avenue
Box 359909
Seattle, WA 98104
Tel: 206-667-7149
jbalkus@uw.edu

Research Interests

Epidemiology, vaginal health, STIs in women, HIV prevention

  • Vaginal microbiome
  • STI prevention
  • HIV risk prediction
  • Hormonal contraception
  • Women
  • Africa

Related Links

Epidemiology Biography Page

Education

PhD   Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2012
MPH   Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2005
BA   Women Studies, Wesleyan University, 2000