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academic administrator

Gerald Tilden Keusch, American academic administrator. Diplomate American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board Infectious Diseases. Recipient Career Scientist award Health Research Council of City of New York, Inc., 1973-1976, Research Career Development award National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, 1974-1979; Heath-Clark award University London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 1991.


Keusch, Gerald Tilden was born on April 30, 1938 in New York City.


AB, Columbia College, 1958. Doctor of Medicine, Harvard University, 1963.


Assistant to professor Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, 1970-1978. Professor medicine Tufts University School of Medicine. Chief division of georgraphic medicine and infectious disease New England Medical Center, Boston.

Director Fogarty International Center National Institutes of Health, Department Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, 1998—2003. Assistant provost for global health Boston University Medical Center, Boston, since 2003. Associate dean for global health Boston University School of Public Health, since 2003.


  • Diplomate American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board Infectious Diseases.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Federation Clinical Research, New York Academy of Science, Infectious Disease Society of America (councillor since 1999, Maxwell Finland lecture award 1997, Squibb award 1981, Bristol award 2002), American Society Microbiology, Harvey Society, American Society Clinical Investigation, Master of Arts Infectious Disease Society (treasurer 1987-1991, president 1992-1995), Association American Physicians.


  • Other Interests



Married Kathleen Baden, March 23, 1985. 3 children.

Kathleen Baden