Alan Greenberg, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor and Chair, Dept. of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Professor, Depts. of Medicine, Microbiology, Immunology, & Tropical Medicine, The George Washington UniversityAlan Greenberg
Alan E. Greenberg is Professor and Chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics as well as Professor in the Departments of Medicine and of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine in the George Washington University's School of Medicine and Health Sciences.
He is involved in a large number of projects and activities, including his role as co-founder and co-director of the GW HIV/AIDS Institute, dedicated to linking and expanding the University's HIV-related research and educational activities in basic science, prevention, epidemiology, clinical care, education and health policy.
Prior to returning to GWU, where he earned his MD degree, Dr. Greenberg spent two decades at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, where he provided scientific leadership for its domestic and international HIV epidemiologic research program.
He served as chief of the agency's HIV Epidemiology Branch, supervising research studies in 28 U.S. states and nine countries.
His assignments have taken him around the globe, including Cote d'Ivoire, where he spent four years directing the CDC's research, training and clinical services in West Africa.
coauthored manuscripts cover a wide range of issues, including various aspects of HIV transmission; laboratory diagnostics; molecular epidemiology; and the relationships between sexually transmitted diseases, tuberculosis, malaria and HIV.
Dr. Greenberg also serves on the editorial board of the journal AIDS.
has received numerous awards, including the Outstanding Service Medal
from the U.S. Public Health Service and the Secretary's Award for Distinguished Services from the Department of Health and Human Services
A board-certified internist, Dr. Greenberg currently serves as a voluntary HIV/AIDS physician at the infectious diseases clinic of the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Washington.
has chaired and participated in numerous NIH Review Panels and lectures frequently on domestic and international HIV/AIDS epidemiology.