Rhea Coler

Affiliate Professor, Global Health


Seattle, WA 98102-


Research Interests

Candidate vaccines for tuberculosis, leishmaniasis, malaria, HIV, West Nile virus, anthrax and influenza.


PhD Pathobiology, University of Washington, 1998

MSc Medical Parasitology, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (UK), 1990

BSc Physiology, McGill University (Canada), 1988

In the News

Close Up: Rhea Coler
UW School of Public Health News, 12/20/2017

Microneedle Patch Could Replace Standard TB Skin Test
UW Today, 08/26/2013

Microneedles Devised for Easy-to-Use TB Skin Test
Advanced Healthare Materials, 08/26/2013