Joseph Babigumira

Associate Professor, Global Health
Adjunct Associate Professor, Pharmacy


Box 357236

Seattle, WA 98195-


babijo@uw.edu

Research Interests

Joseph's main research interest is improving access to safe and cost-effective diagnostic technologies, medicines, and healthcare delivery platforms in low-income countries. He is involved in the development of methods for applied health economic evaluations specific to poor country settings. His areas of current study are male circumcision for HIV prevention, medicines regulation and quality assurance, alcohol use disorder, breast cancer treatment, and cervical cancer prevention.

Global Health Biography

Education

PhD Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Washington, 2011

MS Health Services Research, Case Western Reserve University, 2006

MBChB Medicine & Surgery, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, 2001

In the News

Giant Cell Arteritis Estimated to Cost the U.S. Health Care System a Total of $1 Billion in the First Year of Treatment
SPH News, 01/31/2017

School Awards Pilot Grants To Meet Challenges of 21st Century
SPH News, 09/26/2012

Global Health Week: 'Innovation Happens When You See What’s Not Working'
SPH News, 05/09/2012