C. Robert Horsburgh

Professor of Epidemiology, School of Public Health Professor, Infectious Disease, School of Medicine

Dr. Horsburgh has 30 years of experience in public health and medicine. He is currently Chair of the Department of Epidemiology, as well as holding faculty positions in the Department of Biostatistics and the Department of Medicine. Dr. Horsburgh teaches courses in the Epidemiology of AIDS and the Epidemiology of Tuberculosis. He has focused his research on tuberculosis, nontuberculous mycobacterial infections and opportunistic infections in AIDS and has served as the National Steering Committee Co-Chairman of the Tuberculosis Trials Consortium and the Tuberculosis Epidemiologic Studies Consortium. He is currently the Chairman of the Steering Committee of RESIST-TB, an international organization dedicated to improving MDR-TB treatment through Clinical Trials.