Affiliate Professor, Epidemiology
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Child survival and development, injury prevention, population, preventive medicine, and public health leadership, particularly in the developing world. He is a strong proponent of disease eradication and control and has taken an active role in the eradication of Guinea worm disease, polio and measles, and the elimination of river blindness.
MD University of Washington, 1961
MPH Harvard University, 1965
BA Pacific Lutheran University, 1957