Dr. Meg Doherty

Dr. Meg Doherty
    
World Health Organization

Dr. Meg Doherty is the Coordinator of Treatment and Care in the Department of HIV/AIDS at the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva, Switzerland and has been in this role since September 2012. She provides overall technical and managerial support to treatment and care for adults, adolescents, children and pregnant women, as well as, the development of the new consolidated global antiretroviral treatment guidelines. Prior to joining WHO, Dr. Doherty was an assistant professor of medicine and faculty member of infectious diseases and public health at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She has more than 20 years of experience working in HIV, infectious diseases and in resource limited settings and recent spent 5 years in Ethiopia leading and scaling up a comprehensive ARV program. Dr. Doherty is a trained epidemiologist, infectious disease specialist and continues to see and care for HIV infected patients. 

Dr. Doherty received her MD from Harvard Medical School and her MPH and PhD in Infectious Disease Epidemiology from JHU Bloomberg School of Public Health. She is board certified in internal medicine and infectious diseases.