William Miller, MD, PhD, MPH

Division of Infectious Diseases
2146 Bioinformatics
Campus Box 7030
Chapel Hill 27599-7030
T: 919-966-9407
F: 919-966-8536

1997 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill MPH, Epidemiology
1989 Johns Hopkins University PhD, Neuroscience
1985 Johns Hopkins University MD, Medicine
1981 Princeton University, Princeton, NJ AB

EPID 711 Clinical Measurement/Evaluation Syllabus
EPID 802 Clinical Research Skills I: The Basics Syllabus
EPID 803 Clinical Research Skills II: Measurement In Clinical Research Syllabus
EPID 896 Clinical Research and Professional Development Seminar

Research interests
  • Global health
  • Infectious diseases
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Women’s health
Research activities
  • Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Clinical epidemiology

Key publications

Miller WC (2008)
Epidemiology of chlamydial infection: Are we losing ground?
Sex Transm Infect: vol.84, p.82-6.

Powers KA, Miller WC, Pilcher CD, Mapanje C, Martinson FE, Fiscus SA, Chilongozi DA, Namakhwa D, Price MA, Galvin SR, Hoffman IF, Cohen MS, ; Malawi UNC Project Acute HIV Study Team (2007)
Improved detection of acute HIV-1 infection in sub-Saharan Africa: development of a risk score algorithm.
AIDS: vol.21(16), p.2237-42.

Fiscus SA, Pilcher CD, Miller WC, Powers KA, Hoffman IF, Price M, Chilongozi DA, Mapanje C, Krysiak R, Gama S, Martinson FEA, Cohen MS, and the Malawi-UNC Project AHI Study Team (2007)
Rapid, real-time detection of patients with acute HIV infection in Africa.
Journal of Infectious Diseases: vol.195, p.416-24.

Pilcher CD, Fiscus SA, Nguyen TQ, Foust E, Wolf L, Williams D, Ashby R, Owen-O’Dowd J, McPherson JT, Stalzer B, Hightow L, Miller WC, Eron JJ, Jr., Cohen MS, Leone PA. (2005)
Detection of acute infections during HIV testing in North Carolina.
New England Journal of Medicine: vol.352, p.1873-83.

Miller WC, Ford CA, Morris M, Handcock MS, Schmitz JL, Hobbs MM, Cohen MS, Harris K Mullan, Udry JR. (2004)
Prevalence of chlamydial and gonococcal infection among young adults in the United States.
JAMA: vol.291, p.2229-2236.

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