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Julie E. Fischer

Julie E. Fischer is an associate professor in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology and co-director of the Center for Global Health Science and Security. She joined the Georgetown faculty in 2016.

International activities include:

  • ​Served on the Council on Foreign Relations as an International Affairs Fellow.
  • Served as a microbiologist with a Thai-U.S. collaboration aimed at strengthening Thailand’s capacities to identify and control emerging infections of regional and global significance.
  • Previously directed the Stimson Center’s Global Health Security Program, exploring the tools, policies, and partnerships that strengthen global capacities for disease detection and response.

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