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Michele Barry, MD, FACP

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Medicine, Senior Fellow at the Woods Institute & Professor, by courtesy, at the GSB and Senior Fellow at FSI

Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Stanford Travel and Tropical Medicine Clinic 900 Blake Wilbur Dr Palo Alto, CA 94034
    Tel Work (650) 736-5700 Fax (650) 498-7873
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Alternate Contact
    Diane Madsen Administrative Associate Tel Work 650-387-7870
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Internal Medicine
  • Tropical Diseases

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Health Consultant Overseas Programs, Ford Foundation (1995 - 2011)
  • Paul Rogers Ambassador to US Congress, US Congress (2008 - present)
  • Director of Center for Innovation in Global Health, Stanford University (2009 - present)
  • Director, Yale/Stanford Johnson & Johnson Global Health Scholars Program, Stanford University Site (2009 - present)
  • Senior Associate Dean of Global Health, Stanford University (2009 - present)
  • Fellow, American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (2011 - present)
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Honors and Awards

  • Humanitarian Award, Migration and Refugee, Catholic Services (1981)
  • Best Doctors in America, Peer Selection--conducted by Connolly-Castle (1996-2010)
  • President, American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (2001-2002)
  • Distinguished Teacher's Award, Yale University (2002)
  • Institute of Medicine Elected Member, National Academy of Sciences (2002)
  • Ben Kean Medal, American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (2010)

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations

  • Councilor, National Council for American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (1991 - 1996)
  • Chair, ASTMH Committee for Certification Exam in the United States (1993 - present)
  • Advisory Board, Global Health Corps (2008 - present)
  • Advisory Board, Harmony in Health, Borneo, Indonesia (2009 - present)
  • Advisory Board, Foundation for Advancement of International Education (2009 - present)
  • Founding Board Member, Consortium of University for Global Health (CUGH) (2009 - present)
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Yale School of Medicine CT (1983)
Residency: Yale School of Medicine Appointments CT (1981)
Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (1980)
Residency: Yale - New Haven Hospital CT (1980)
Medical Education: Albert Einstein College of Medicine NY (1977)
Fellowship: Yale-New Haven Hospital, Rheumatology (1983)
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Community and International Work

Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Michele Barry, MD, FACP is the Senior Associate Dean for Global Health and Director of the Center for Innovation in Global Health. As a co-Founder and co-Director of the Yale/Stanford Johnson and Johnson Global Health Scholar Award,she has sent over 1000 physicians overseas to underserved areas to help strengthen health infrastructure in low resource settings. She also is current co-PI of two NIH initiatives: Global Health Equity Scholars Program and the NIH-MEPI to twin University of Zimbabwe Health Sciences with Stanford. As a past President of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, she led an educational initiative in tropical medicine and travelers health which culminated in diploma courses in tropical medicine both in the U.S. and overseas, as well as a U.S. certification exam. Dr. Barry is an elected member of the Institute of Medicine and National Academy of Science. She also sits on the the Board of Directors of the Consortium of Universities involved in Global Health (CUGH) and the Foundation for Advancement in International Education (FAIMER).
Areas of scholarly interest include ethical issues involving research overseas, clinical tropical medicine, emerging infectious diseases, problems of underserved populations and globalizationÂ’'s impact upon health in the developing world.'


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