Pierre Buekens    

Pierre Buekens, MD
W.H. Watkins Professor and Dean
Department of Epidemiology
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
1440 Canal Street, Suite 2430
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 988-5397
Fax: (504) 988-5718

Curriculum Vitae


Research Interests:

Perinatal epidemiology; randomized controlled trials


Professional Achievements:

  • Chair, Global Health Committee, Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH), 2004 - 2011
  • President, Society for Pediatric and Perinatal Epidemiologic Research (SPER), 2002-2003
  • Editor, Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology (US Office), 1996-2001
  • President, Association of Teachers of Maternal and Child Health (ATMCH), 1998-2000
  • Vice-President, Association of French Speaking Epidemiologists (Association des Epidémiologistes de Langue Française), 1993-1998

Educational Background:

  • MD, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
  • OB/GYN Certification, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
  • PhD, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
  • MPH, Free University of Brussels, Belgium


Selected Publications:

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