David Brett-Major, MD MPH

David Brett-Major, MD MPH

Name: David Brett-Major, MD MPH

USU Department of Primary Appointment: 
Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics
Sanford Chair in Tropical Medicine
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD
Office Phone: 
(301) 295-9779


Dr. David Brett-Major is the Sanford Chair in Tropical Medicine at the Uniformed Services University. An Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases physician, his research focuses on improving emerging disease risk management in vulnerable communities, such as those with pervasive, historically tropical illnesses. He has worked in the United States, South America, Africa, and Asia as an educator, researcher, and as part of emergency clinical and public health response.