University of Washington School of Public Health

Joanne Stekler - SPH Faculty Bio

Joanne Stekler


Associate Professor, Medicine - Allergy and Infectious Dis.
Adjunct Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Associate Professor, Global Health

University of Washington
Box 359931
Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
Harborview Medical Center
325 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104
Tel: 206-744-8312

Research Interests

Dr. Joanne Stekler's research centers on HIV testing and HIV prevention. She is a national expert on HIV tests, particularly focused on acute HIV infection and point-of-care testing. She started the first community-based clinic for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) in Seattle and is currently working to increase access to PrEP and PrEP adherence across Washington State.

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Epidemiology Biography Page


BA   Biology, Williams College, 1992
MD   Medicine (MD), Duke University, 1997
MPH   Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2004

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