Alison Drake

Associate Professor, Global Health
Adjunct Associate Professor, Epidemiology

University of Washington Department of Global Health 3980 15th Ave NE Rm 884
Box 351620
Seattle, WA 98195-


Research Interests

  • HIV
  • Material & child health
  • Infections during pregnancy
  • Vertical HIV transmission
  • Family planning 
  • Reproductive health


PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2010

MPH Epidemiology, University of Michigan, 2002

BS Microbiology, University of Michigan, 2000

In the News

Seattle Now: How to bubble up for the holidays more safely
KUOW, 12/17/2020

Tips for hosting a smaller, safer, successful pandemic Thanksgiving dinner
The Seattle Times, 11/17/2020

Stop and smell the fungus
KUOW, 11/02/2020

How to form winter pandemic pods
KUOW, 10/19/2020

Now is the time for a national public health reserve
The Hill Opinion, 04/08/2020