Sten H. Vermund

Dean, Yale School of Public Health and the Anna M.R. Lauder Professor of Public Health

Dr. Sten Vermund, the Anna M.R. Lauder Professor of Public Health, is a pediatrician and infectious disease epidemiologist focused on diseases of low and middle income countries. His work on HIV-HPV interactions among women in methadone programs motivated a change in the 1993 CDC AIDS case surveillance definition and inspired cervical cancer screening programs launched within HIV/AIDS programs around the world. The thrust of his research has focused on health care access, adolescent medicine, prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission and reproductive health.