University of Washington School of Public Health

Trevor Bedford - SPH Faculty Bio

Trevor Bedford


Affiliate Assistant Professor, Epidemiology

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Box M2-C200
Arnold Building Room M1-B861
1100 Fairview Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109
Tel: 206-667-6372

Research Interests

Dr. Bedford works at the interface of evolution, epidemiology and immunology. His research applies computational and statistical methods to understand viral dynamics. He is interested in using pathogen sequence data to make detailed inferences of pathogen transmission patterns. Previous research has focused on understanding antigenic drift in influenza virus, geographic spread of Ebola and within-host evolution of HIV.

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Epidemiology Biography Page


PhD   Biology, Harvard University, 2008
BA   Biological Sciences, University of Chicago, 2002

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