VLADIMIR BERTHAUD, MD, MPH, CPH, DTMH, FACP, FIDSA
Dr. Berthaud is a graduate of the Faculté de Médecine et de Pharmacie, Institut National d’Administration,de Gestion et des Hautes Etudes Internationales, and Institut Haïtien de Statistique. He earned a Master’s degree in Public Health from Columbia University and certification in Health Care Executive Program from The John Anderson Graduate School of Management at UCLA.
Dr. Berthaud holds certification in internal medicine, infectious diseases, public health, and tropical medicine and travelers’ health. He is the Founding Executive Director of Meharry Community Wellness Center, a Tennessee-designated AIDS Center of Excellence, supported by multiple Federal, State and local grants.
In 2006, he created the comprehensive HIV/AIDS program at the largest teaching, tertiary care center in Haiti, Hôpital de l’Université d’Etat d’Haïti (HUEH), with continuous funding support from PEPFAR/CDC and Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.
Dr. Berthaud serves on grant review expert panels for HRSA, CMS and PCORI and as a distinguished member of the National Board of Medical Examiners, the National Board of Public Health Examiners and Article Consultant, Interpretation of the Medical Literature Project, for McMaster University.
Dr.Berthaud is a decorated military veteran and former Liaison Officer for the United States Military Academy, West Point. He is the recipient of numerous awards including Outstanding Contribution to the Internal Medicine Residency Training Program at Harlem Hospital, IPRO’s Outstanding Service to the Health Care Community Award, Johnson and Johnson/UCLA Health Care Executive Award, NIH/NIMH Health Disparities Scholarship, the National Library of Medicine Medical Informatics Fellowship, the Nashville Business Journal Health Care Award, and New York City Council Citation.
Dr. Berthaud is the Chief, Division of Infectious Disease, Chairman of Infection Prevention Committee, tenured Professor of Medicine, Microbiology and Public Health, and author of many scientific presentations.