Mary Elizabeth Wilson MD
Adjunct Professor of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Mary Elizabeth Wilson MD is adjunct professor of global health and population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and visiting professor of epidemiology and biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco. Her academic interests include the ecology of infections and emergence of microbial threats, travel medicine, and vaccines. She has served on the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices of the CDC, the Academic Advisory Committee for the National Institute of Public Health in Mexico, and on five committees for the Institute of Medicine.
Wilson worked in Haiti at the Albert Schweitzer Hospital during her infectious diseases fellowship at Harvard. She helped to develop the Harvard-Brazil collaborative course held in Brazil and has taught in Peru. She has also traveled extensively in Asia and Latin America.
Her potential lecture topics include Yellow Fever: Triumphs and Continuing Challenges; and Zika Virus in the Americas: Harvard’s Response.