Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals

Professor Arthur L. Reingold

Head - Division of Epidemiology, University of California, Berkeley, United States of America

Arthur Reingold, MD, is currently the Edward Penhoet Distinguished Professor of Global Health and Infectious Diseases and Associate Dean for Research at the School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley. He also holds concurrent faculty appointments in the Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics at University of California.

Professor Reingold has worked for over thirty years on the prevention and control of infectious diseases both at the national level, including eight years at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as well as with numerous developing countries around the world.

His research interests include vaccine preventable diseases, respiratory infections including influenza, bacterial meningitis, disease surveillance, and outbreak detection and response. He has published over 200 original research papers on these subjects and teaches a wide variety of courses on related topics at University of California, Berkeley and at numerous other universities around the world. Among other honors, he was elected to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences in 2003.

Last updated: 1 September 2010