Catherine Oldenburg, PhD

Associate Professor


  • Carnegie Mellon University, BS, Molecular Biology
  • Boston University School of Public Health, MPH, International Health and Epidemiology
  • Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, ScD, Epidemiology
  • University of California, San Francisco, Postdoctoral Fellowship

Dr. Oldenburg is an infectious disease epidemiologist who focuses on design, implementation, and analysis of large-scale randomized controlled trials for infectious disease, including strategies for trachoma elimination (Ethiopia, Niger) and infectious causes of mortality (Burkina Faso). She has previously worked on studies of corneal ulcers in India and HIV testing and prevention studies in Zambia, Uganda, South Africa, and the United States.