Katherine E. Bliss

Katherine E. Bliss, PhD, is a senior fellow with the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Global Health Policy Center. Her recent work has examined the changing demographics of HIV/AIDS, public health emergency preparedness in Latin America, and immunization programs within fragile or disordered settings. A historian by training, she taught at the university level and published work on public health in 20th century Mexico before a Council on Foreign Relations International Affairs Fellowship placed her at the U.S. Department of State, where she worked on environmental health and the challenge of pandemic influenza.


Where WASH Figures in the COVID-19 Fight

Hard-sought health security in sub-Saharan Africa should build on WASH programs, which are already proven to save lives