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Stephen S. Gloyd

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Professor, Health Services
Professor, Global Health (primary appt.)
Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor, Family Medicine
Adjunct Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering


Education

MPH   Harvard University, 1983   (Health Policy and Management)
MD   University of Chicago, 1973   (Family Practice Medicine)
BA   Harvard University, 1969   (Biochemistry)

Contact Info

email:   gloyd@uw.edu

address:
Health Alliance International
1107 NE 45th Street, Suite 350
Box 354809
Seattle, WA 98105

campus box:   357965
voice:   206-616-2922
fax:   206-685-4184

About

Stephen Gloyd serves as director of education and curriculum activities in the Department of Global Health. He is also Executive Director of Health Alliance International, a Seattle-based non-profit organization that provides support to Ministries of Health in Mozambique, East Timor, Ivory Coast, and Sudan. Dr. Gloyd teaches about the history and political economy of global health from a social justice perspective, research methods for developing countries, and management for global health. He has over 30 years experience working in Africa and Latin America, and his work has focused on improving primary health care through implementation science, with an emphasis on maternal-child health, malaria, tuberculosis, and STD/AIDS programs. He speaks Portuguese, Spanish, and French.


Health systems research, implementation science, political economy of global health


Zhao Y, Micah AE, Gloyd S, Dieleman JL. Development assistance for health and the Middle East and North Africa. Global Health. 2020 Feb 4;16(1):14. doi: 10.1186/s12992-020-0545-z.  PMID: 32019554    PMCID: PMC7001325
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Micah AE, Zhao Y, Chen CS, Zlavog BS, Tsakalos G, Chapin A, Gloyd S, Jonas J, Lee PH, Liu S, Ng MTA, Phillips MR, Rubagotti E, Tang K, Tang S, Younis M, Zhang Y, Murray CJL, Dieleman JL. Tracking development assistance for health from China, 2007-2017. BMJ Glob Health. 2019 Oct 8;4(5):e001513. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2019-001513. eCollection 2019.  PMID: 31646007    PMCID: PMC6782043
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Chen S, Pender M, Jin N, Merson M, Tang S, Gloyd S. Chinese medical teams in Africa: a flagship program facing formidable challenges. J Glob Health. 2019 Jun;9(1):010311. doi: 10.7189/jogh.09.010311. Review.  PMID: 30842880    PMCID: PMC6394880
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Xu DR, Xiao S, He H, Caine ED, Gloyd S, Simoni J, Hughes JP, Nie J, Lin M, He W, Yuan Y, Gong W. Lay health supporters aided by mobile text messaging to improve adherence, symptoms, and functioning among people with schizophrenia in a resource-poor community in rural China (LEAN): A randomized controlled trial. PLoS Med. 2019 Apr 23;16(4):e1002785. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002785. eCollection 2019 Apr.  PMID: 31013275    PMCID: PMC6478272
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Xu DR, Gong W, Gloyd S, Caine ED, Simoni J, Hughes JP, Xiao S, He W, Dai B, Lin M, Nie J, He H. Measuring adherence to antipsychotic medications for schizophrenia: Concordance and validity among a community sample in rural China. Schizophr Res. 2018 May 25. pii: S0920-9964(18)30271-8. doi: 10.1016/j.schres.2018.05.014. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 29807806    PMCID: PMC6252110
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University of Washington Center for AIDS Research
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
PI:   Baeten           Dates:    6/1/2017 - 5/31/2018

University of Washington Center for AIDS Research
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
PI:   Holmes           Dates:    6/1/2013 - 5/31/2018