Kenneth H. Fife, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Titles & Appointments
- Professor of Microbiology & Immunology
- Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Pathogenesis, treatment, and prevention of sexually transmitted viral infections. The primary focus has been on HSV 2 and HPV as well as an interest in the interaction of these pathogens with HIV. The latter area includes the role of HSV 2 in promoting HIV transmission and the role of HIV in accelerating HPV-associated cancers. The most recent work has involved immunotherapy of HSV 2 infections.