Program Contacts

Lynsey headshot Lynsey Tafreshi, Program Manager
Phone: 1-206-897-6005
Email: ghfmgr @
roopa Roopa Sriram, Program Coordinator
Phone: 1-206-744-0471
Email: ghfprgm @

Program Directors

  PI: Joseph Zunt, M.D., M.P.H.,University of Washington
Professor of Neurology, Global Health
Adjunct Professor, Medicine (Allergy and Infectious Diseases), Epidemiology
  Co-PI: Joseph C. Kolars, M.D., University of Michigan
Senior Associate Dean for Education and Global Initiatives
Professor of Internal Medicine
  Co-PI: Vivek R. Nerurkar, D.M.L.T., M.Sc., Ph.D., University of Hawaii
Professor and Chair, Department of Tropical Medicine, Medical Microbiology and Pharmacology (TMMMP)
Director, Technical Core, Centers for Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE), Pacific Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Research (PCEIDR), NCRR, NIH.
 shailendra Co-PI: Shailendra Prasad, M.D, M.P.H., University of Minnesota
Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Executive Director, Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility (CGHSR)
Co-Director, Rothenberger Institute
Vice Chair for Education, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health