Maria Wawer, MD MHSc

Position(s)

Joint Appointment: Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health-Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health

School(s)

Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health

Personal Website

SciVal Website Link
Current Courses Link

Rakai Health Sciences Program, HIV, HIV prevention, HPV, male circumcision, sexually transmitted infections, population-based cohort study

  • Reynolds SJ, Makumbi F, Newell K, Kiwanuka N, Ssebbowa P, Mondo G, Boaz I, Wawer MJ, Gray RH, Serwadda D, Quinn TC. Effect of daily acyclovir on HIV disease progression in individuals in Rakai, Uganda, co-     infected with HIV-1 and herpes simplex virus type 2: a randomised, double-blind placebo-controlled trial.     Lancet Infect Dis. 2012 Mar 17. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Tobian AA, Kigozi G, Gravitt PE, Xiao C, Serwadda D, Eaton KP, Kong X, Wawer MJ, Nalugoda F, Quinn TC, Gray RH. Human papillomavirus incidence and clearance among HIV-positive and HIV-negative men in Rakai, Uganda. AIDS. 2012 Mar 23. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Wawer MJ,  RH Gray. Challenges in assessing associations between hormonal contraceptive use and the risks of HIV-1 acquisition and transmission.  Future MIcrobiology, 2012, March: 7: 315-8.

  • Prodger JL, Gray R, Kigozi G, Nalugoda F, Galiwango R,  Kakanga M, Hirbod T, Wawer MJ, Sewankambo N, Serwadda D, Kaul R; the Rakai Genital Immunology Research Group. Impact of asymptomatic Herpes simplex virus-2 infection on T cell function in the foreskin of men from Rakai, Uganda.  AIDS. 2012 Apr 21. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Gray R, Kigozi G, Kong X, Ssempiija V, Makumbi F, Wattya S, Serwadda D, Nalugoda F, Sewenkambo NK, Wawer MJ. The effectiveness of male circumcision for HIV prevention and effects on risk behaviors in a post-trial follow-up study in Rakai, Uganda. AIDS. 2012 Jan 4. [Epub ahead of print]

People

Robert Bollinger Jr., MD MPH

Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education (CCGHE); Associate Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Global...

Caitlin Kennedy, PhD MPH,BA

Co-Director, MPH concentration in Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health; Associate Director, Center for Qualitative...

Stefan Baral, MD MPH,MBA,MSc

Director, Key Populations Program

Yukari C. Manabe, MD

Associate Director of Global Health Research and Innovation

Noreen Hynes, MD MPH

Director, Geographic Medicine Center of the Division of Infectious Diseases

Joanne Katz, ScD MS,BSc

Associate Chair, Director of Academic Programs
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Projects

Mpilonhle

Mpilonhle brings multi-dimensional services to adolescents in rural South Africa. Its objective is to reduce the very high...

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Nutrition Innovation Lab

"Poshan", which means good nutrition in Nepali is ongoing research that involves two interlinked large-scale research studies...

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Building an Enabling Environment for Vaccines in India...

This project, now in its second phase, aims to create an enabling environment for vaccines in India and contribute to...

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Identification and Enumeration of Pathogens in Drinking...

CWH researchers are using polymerase chain reaction and mass spectrometry technologies to develop a microbial isolation and...

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