Rebecca M. Brotman, PhD, MPH


Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health

Institute for Genome Sciences

School Affiliation

School of Medicine


  • Infectious Diseases Epidemiology
  • Vaginal Microbiome


Dr. Brotman is an infectious diseases epidemiologist who has developed a research career in various aspects of the human microbiome with an emphasis on urogenital health. Her research has ranged between the role of the vaginal microbiome in the genitourinary syndrome of menopause, susceptibility to sexually transmitted infections (STIs), and the behavioral and biological factors associated with the development of bacterial vaginosis (BV).

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This information was last updated May 17, 2023.