Dr. David Robert Holtgrave holds joint appointments in medicine and oncology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a joint appointment at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing. He is a professor of health, behavior and society with a joint appointment in health policy and management at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Dr. Holtgrave serves as the chair of the Department of Health, Behavior and Society at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
His research focuses on the effectiveness HIV treatments and on HIV-prevention policy.
Dr. Holtgrave received his Ph.D. from the University of Illinois.
At the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, he co-directs the Center for Implementation Research and is the interim director of the Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion. He is a member and the vice-chair of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS.
Dr. Holtgrave’s work has been recognized with several awards, including the Partnership Award of the National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors.