Scientific Education and Professional Development Program Office
Division of Applied Sciences
Rose T. Wang, MPH
Acting Deputy Director
Rose Wang joined CDC in 2007 and has worked in a variety of roles, including a two field-assignments (Chicago and Nevada) for the National Center for Immunizations and Respiratory Diseases, Immunization Services Division (NCIRD/ISD); as well as working in the Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response, Division of State and Local Readiness (OPHPR/DSLR) as a Project Officer for the Public Health Emergency Preparedness cooperative agreement. She also led training initiatives in the DSLR Office of the Director. In 2009, Rose served on the CDC H1N1 Vaccine Implementation Task Force as an immunization subject matter expert and as the primary architect of a centralized vaccine recovery effort during the 2009 novel H1N1 influenza A outbreak. Prior to joining CDC, Rose worked for the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health in various capacities, including Chief of Staff for the L.A. County Tobacco Control and Prevention Program, School Age Immunization Coordinator for the LA County Immunization Program, Director of the L.A. County Infertility Prevention Project and Director of the Health Education Unit for the L.A. County Sexually Transmitted Disease Program.
Ms. Wang was raised in Southern California, where she received her Master's Degree in Public Health with a concentration in Community Health Sciences, from the University of California, Los Angeles and her Bachelors degree in Biology from the University of California, San Diego.