Kristen Stafford, PhD, MPH

Kristen Stafford PortraitKristen Stafford,PhD, MPH, is an infectious diseases epidemiologist with 25 years of experience in the design, implementation, and evaluation of HIV care and treatment programs domestically and internationally.

She is an assistant professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, associate director of the Institute of Human Virology’s Center for International Health, Education and Biosecurity, and director of clinical research education programs in the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, all at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Her research has focused on HIV and aging and the application of advanced epidemiologic methods in clinical research. She has been with the University of Maryland, Baltimore since 2004.