Michele Barry, MD, FACP

Michele Barry, MD, FACP

Tropical medicine doctor

Drs. Ben & A. Jess Shenson Professor, Senior Associate Dean, Global Health, Director, Center for Innovation in Global Health, Professor of Medicine, Senior Fellow at Woods and Professor, by courtesy, of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science

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Professional Summary

Education & Certifications
  • Residency: Yale New Haven Medical Center (1981) CT
  • Medical Education: Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1977) NY
  • Residency: Yale University Internal Medicine Residency (1980) CT
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (1980)
  • 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)

Awards & Memberships
  • Ben Kean Medal, American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (2010)
  • Best Doctors in America, Peer Selection--conducted by Connolly-Castle (1996-present)
  • Christopher Krogh Award for caring for the underserved, GHEC (2002)
  • Distinguished Teacher's Award, Yale University (2002)
  • Elizabeth Blackburn Award, American Medical Woman's Association (2017)
  • Elm-Ivy Mayor's Award-New Haven CT, New Haven Mayor's Office (1993)
  • Humanitarian Award, Migration and Refugee, Catholic Services (1981)
  • Institute of Medicine Elected Member, National Academy of Sciences (2002-present)
  • President, American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (2001-2002)

Administrative Appointments
  • Board of Global Health, National Academy of Medicine (2019 - 2024)
  • C-Director of Yale/Stanford Johnson and Johnson Global Physician Scholars Program, Stanford University and Yale University (1986 - Present)
  • Chair of Board, Consortium of Universities for Global Health (2020 - 2022)
  • Director of Center for Innovation in Global Health, Stanford University (2009 - Present)
  • Director, Yale/Stanford Johnson & Johnson Global Health Scholars Program, Stanford University Site (2009 - Present)
  • Health Consultant Overseas Programs, Ford Foundation (1995 - 2011)
  • Member, American Academy of Arts & Sciences (2020 - Present)
  • Paul Rogers Ambassador to US Congress, US Congress (2008 - Present)
  • President, American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (2001 - 2002)
  • Senior Associate Dean of Global Health, Stanford University (2009 - Present)
  • Senior Fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute (2011 - Present)
  • Senior Fellow, Woods Institute (2011 - Present)
  • Vice Chair of the Board, Consortium of Universities for Global Health (2019 - 2020)


Specializing In

  • Bacterial - Cholera, Escherichia Coli, TB, Hansen's Disease
  • Malaria

Practice Locations

Travel Medicine Clinic Palo Alto, CA
Palo Alto, CA

211 Quarry Road, 2nd Floor, Suite 202

Palo Alto , CA 94304

(650) 736-5700

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Patient Reviews

(7 reviews)

She was great!! Absolutely great!! Gave me what I needed just what I didn't need for my travels to Africa & explained to her assistant why.
Excellent experience. She was both knowledgeable and personable.
Very personable. Confident she understood our needs. Clearly an expert in her area.
I am an employee & Dr. Barry was one of the best physicians I have ever seen at Stafford, ever.
Overall great experience with knowledgeable professional.
Enjoyed my time w/Dr. Barry. Loved the tips on Madagascar! Love to have her join us!!
Outstanding overall.

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