Chief of Field and Applied Epidemiology Training Program Branch:Henry Walke, MD, MPH
Dr. Henry Walke was born in North Carolina and received an MD with Honors degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1994. He competed a residency in Family Medicine in Tucson, Arizona from 1994-1997 and practiced family medicine for two years in rural Alaska. From 1999-2001 he completed a residency in Preventive Medicine at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health where he also received a MPH.
Dr. Walke joined CDC in 2001 and served as the Resident Advisor in Jordan from 2001-2004 for a CDC surveillance project, which included a Field Epidemiology Training Program (FETP) and a Data for Decision Making (DDM) program. He has served as the Branch Chief of the FE(L)TP and Systems Development Branch - Asia & the Americas from 2007 to 2011. He currently serves as the Branch Chief for the Field and Applied Epidemiology Training Program Branch in the DPHSWD, CDC. This Branch supports 28 FE(L)TPs in 47 countries.