Guthrie Birkhead, MD, MPH

New York State Department of Health
Office of Public Health
1415 Corning Tower
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY
USA 12237

Biographical Sketch:
2008-present --Chair of the National Vaccine Advisory Committee, United States Department of Health and Human Services 2007-present -- Deputy Commissioner of the Office of Public Health, NYSDOH, Albany, NY 1989-present -- Associate Professor of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, SUNY Albany, Albany, NY 2001-07 -- Director of the Center for Community Health, NYSDOH, Albany, NY 1995-2007-- Director of the AIDS Institute, NYSDOH, Albany, NY 1988-95 --Director of Communicable Disease Programs, NYSDOH, Albany, NY 1987-88 -- Preventive Medicine Resident, Centers for Disease Control, Division of Surveillance and Epidemiologic Studies, Epidemiology Program Office, Atlanta, GA Author or coauthor of 74 publications.