Michele Barry, MD, FACP

Tropical medicine doctor

Travel Medicine Clinic

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-736-5700
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Yale School of Medicine (1983) CT

Residency: Yale School of Medicine Appointments (1981) CT

Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (1980)

Residency: Yale - New Haven Hospital (1980) CT

Medical Education: Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1977) NY

Fellowship, Yale-New Haven Hospital, Rheumatology (1983)

Chief Residency, Yale-New Haven Hospital, Medicine (1981)

Residency, Yale-New Haven Hospital, Medicine (1980)

Internship, Yale-New Haven Hospital, Medicine (1978)

Diploma, Walter Reed Hospital, DC, Tropical Medicine (1980)

M.D., Albert Einstein College (AOA), Medicine (1977)

A.B., Bryn Mawr College (Magna cum laude), A.B. (1974)

Honors & Awards

Humanitarian Award, Migration and Refugee, Catholic Services (1981)

Best Doctors in America, Peer Selection--conducted by Connolly-Castle (1996-2010)

President, American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (2001-2002)

Distinguished Teacher's Award, Yale University (2002)

Institute of Medicine Elected Member, National Academy of Sciences (2002)

Ben Kean Medal, American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (2010)

Administrative Appointments

Health Consultant Overseas Programs, Ford Foundation, 1995

Paul Rogers Ambassador to US Congress, US Congress, 2008

Director of Center for Innovation in Global Health, Stanford University, 2009

Director, Yale/Stanford Johnson & Johnson Global Health Scholars Program, Stanford University Site, 2009

Senior Associate Dean of Global Health, Stanford University, 2009

Fellow, American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2011

Senior Fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute, 2011

Senior Fellow, Woods Institute, 2011

Treating hepatitis C in lower-income countries.
Jayasekera, C. R., Barry, M., Roberts, L. R., & Nguyen, M. H. (2014). Treating hepatitis C in lower-income countries. New England journal of medicine, 370(20), 1869-1871.

High prevalence of chronic kidney disease in a community survey of urban Bangladeshis: a cross-sectional study.
Anand, S., Khanam, M. A., Saquib, J., Saquib, N., Ahmed, T., & Chertow, G. M. (2014). High prevalence of chronic kidney disease in a community survey of urban Bangladeshis: a cross-sectional study. Globalization and health, 10, 9-?.

An ethics curriculum for short-term global health trainees
Decamp, M., Rodriguez, J., Hecht, S., Barry, M., & Sugarman, J. (2013). An ethics curriculum for short-term global health trainees. GLOBALIZATION AND HEALTH, 9.

Reuters - Opinion, The Great Debate
Barry, M. (2013). Reuters - Opinion, The Great Debate. Internet access is a vital healthcare tool, (September).

Reflecting on Short-Term International Service-Learning Trips
Crump, J. A., Decamp, M., Barry, M., & Sugarman, J. (2013). Reflecting on Short-Term International Service-Learning Trips. ACADEMIC MEDICINE, 88(1), 10-11.

High Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes Epidemic among the Urban Middle class in Bangladesh
Barry, M. (2013). High Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes Epidemic among the Urban Middle class in Bangladesh. BMC Public Health , 13:1032(October).

High prevalence of type 2 diabetes among the urban middle class in Bangladesh.
Saquib, N., Khanam, M. A., Saquib, J., Anand, S., Chertow, G. M., & Cullen, M. R. (2013). High prevalence of type 2 diabetes among the urban middle class in Bangladesh. BMC public health, 13, 1032-?.

Transient Facial Swellings in a Patient With a Remote African Travel History
Richardson, E. T., Luo, R., Fink, D. L., Nutman, T. B., Geisse, J. K., & Barry, M. (2012). Transient Facial Swellings in a Patient With a Remote African Travel History. JOURNAL OF TRAVEL MEDICINE, 19(3), 183-185.

Health Technologies and Innovation in the Global Health Arena
Sinha, S. R., & Barry, M. (2011). Health Technologies and Innovation in the Global Health Arena. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 365(9), 779-782.

Short-Term Global Health Research Projects by US Medical Students: Ethical Challenges for Partnerships
Provenzano, A. M., Graber, L. K., Elansary, M., Khoshnood, K., Rastegar, A., & Barry, M. (2010). Short-Term Global Health Research Projects by US Medical Students: Ethical Challenges for Partnerships. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE, 83(2), 211-214.

GLOBAL HEALTH Fifty Years of US Embargo: Cuba's Health Outcomes and Lessons
Drain, P. K., & Barry, M. (2010). GLOBAL HEALTH Fifty Years of US Embargo: Cuba's Health Outcomes and Lessons. SCIENCE, 328(5978), 572-573.

Ethics and Best Practice Guidelines for Training Experiences in Global Health
Crump JA, Sugarman J, Barry, & M et al. (2010). Ethics and Best Practice Guidelines for Training Experiences in Global Health. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 83(6).

The US Trade Embargo Against Cuba Turns 50: Health Consequences
Drain P, & Barry M. (2010). The US Trade Embargo Against Cuba Turns 50: Health Consequences. Science, 328.

Talking Dirty-The Politics of Clean Water and Sanitation
Barry M, & Hughes J. (2008). Talking Dirty-The Politics of Clean Water and Sanitation. NEJM, 359(8).

The Tail End of Guinea Worm - Global Eradication without a Drug or Vaccine
Barry M. (2007). The Tail End of Guinea Worm - Global Eradication without a Drug or Vaccine. NEJM, 356(25).

Suburban Leptospirosis: Atypical Lymphocytosis and Gamma-delta T cell response.
Barry M, Wisnewski A, Matthias M, Inoye S, & Vinetz J. (2006). Suburban Leptospirosis: Atypical Lymphocytosis and Gamma-delta T cell response. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 43(Nov 15).

Presidential Address - Disease without borders: globalization's challenge to the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene: A call for public advocacy and activism.
Barry M. (2003). Presidential Address - Disease without borders: globalization's challenge to the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene: A call for public advocacy and activism. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 69(1).

The International Health Program: The fifteen year experience with Yale University's Internal Medicine Residency Program.
Gupta A, Wells C, Horwitz R, Bia F, & Barry M. (1999). The International Health Program: The fifteen year experience with Yale University's Internal Medicine Residency Program. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 61(6).

Treatment of a Laboratory Acquired Infection of Sabiá Virus.
Barry M, Armstrong L, Russi M, Dembry L, Geller D, & Peters CJ. (1995). Treatment of a Laboratory Acquired Infection of Sabiá Virus. NEJM, 333.

Zimbabwe: Health care changes after independence and transition to majority rule.
Barry M, Cullen M, Thomas JEP, & Loewenson R. (1990). Zimbabwe: Health care changes after independence and transition to majority rule. JAMA, 263(5).

Ethical considerations of human investigation in developing countries: The AIDS dilemma.
Barry M. (1988). Ethical considerations of human investigation in developing countries: The AIDS dilemma. NEJM, 319(16).