Dr. Denise J. Jamieson is a medical officer in the U.S. Public Health Service and team leader of the Unintended pregnancy, STD, HIV Intervention Research Team in the Women’s Health and Fertility Branch at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). She is also a Clinical Professor in the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Emory University.
Dr. Jamieson has worked in the area of international reproductive health, focusing largely on HIV and other infectious diseases. More recently, her research interests have focused on emerging infectious diseases in pregnancy, specifically influenza. She has published more than 160 papers in the peer-reviewed literature in a variety of areas in reproductive health, including tubal sterilization, female and male condom efficacy and acceptability, human papillomavirus, maternal mortality, and pelvic inflammatory disease. In April 2007, she received a Commissioned Corps Outstanding Service Medal for outstanding leadership and national and international contributions to women’s health.
Dr. Jamieson has served on several American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) committees including serving as the chair of the Committee on Gynecologic Practice. She serves as representative on a specialists’ panel for research in reproductive health at the World Health Organization (WHO). She is the CDC representative to the Liaison Committee for Obstetrics and Gynecology. She has been an oral board examiner for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology since 2007.