Alan E. Greenberg
Alan E. Greenberg
Professor, Department of Epidemiology
School: Milken Institute School of Public Health
Alan E. Greenberg is a Professor in the Department of Epidemiology in the GW Milken Institute School of Public Health, and a Professor of Medicine and Microbiology, Immunology and Tropical Medicine in the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences.
Professor Greenberg served as the Chair of the Department of Epidemiology (formerly Epidemiology and Biostatistics) from 2005-2022. His primary focus is on the epidemiology of HIV and other infectious diseases, and he has developed numerous multidisciplinary initiatives with academic, community and government partners in Washington DC. Currently, Dr. Greenberg is:
Director, District of Columbia Center for AIDS Research (DC CFAR)
Senior Co-Investigator, DC Cohort
Secretariat, DC Partnership for AIDS Progress (PFAP)
Director, GW - Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) Partnership
Prior to joining the GWSPH, Dr. Greenberg served as a USPHS Commissioned Corps Officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention from 1985-2005, where he provided scientific leadership for domestic and international HIV epidemiologic research. He served as the director of CDC's HIV research station in Cote d'Ivoire from 1993-1997, and Chief of the HIV Epidemiology Branch from 1998-2005. He received his MD from GW School of Medicine in 1982 and his MPH from the Harvard School of Public Health in 1999. He was the recipient of the American Public Health Hero Award from Research America! in 2008, the Alvan R. Feinstein Award for Clinical Epidemiology from the American College of Physicians in 2015, and the Sizanani Award from Global Camps Africa in 2018.