Chris W. Woods, MD, MPH

Faculty Director

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Dr. Woods is the Executive Director of the Hubert-Yeargan Center for Global Health; Director of the Center for Infectious Disease Diagnostic Innovation (CIDDI); professor in the Departments of Medicine and Pathology at Duke University; and an adjunct professor in the Emerging Infections Program at the Duke-National University of Singapore Graduate Medical School. Clinically, he serves as Chief of Infectious Diseases Durham VA Health System.  Dr. Woods is a co-founder of Predigen, Inc., and currently serving as Acting Chief Medical Officer for Biomeme, Inc. Dr. Woods has published over 250 peer-reviewed articles and has a particular interest in the diagnostic capacity in the developing world and the epidemiology of emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases.