NVAC Public Member: Steven Black, MD
NVAC Public Member | Term: 2/7/2017 – 2/7/2020
Dr. Steven Black is a pediatric infectious disease specialist who has spent more than 30 years conducting clinical trials and safety studies of vaccines, including being the principal investigator in 5 pivotal licensure trials and 6 phase four post-marketing trials. He is currently Professor of Pediatrics in the Center for Global Health at the University of Cincinnati Children’s Hospital in Ohio. He received his medical degree from the University of California San Diego and specialty training in pediatric infectious diseases at the University of California San Francisco. His academic interests include the epidemiology of vaccine preventable diseases, the use of clinical databases to evaluate vaccine safety and efficacy, and the conduct of vaccine clinical trials as well as vaccine safety assessment in the developing world.