Director, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tom Kenyon is director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Center for Global Health, which builds global health capacity, coordinates programs addressing HIV/AIDS and TB, and promotes immunization worldwide. He oversees assistance from the CDC in more than 50 host countries. He previously served as country director for CDC Ethiopia. He was the CDC country director in Botswana from 1996 to 2002, leading studies to improve the response to the co-epidemics of HIV and TB. From 2006 to 2008 he served on detail to the Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator, Department of State, as principal deputy global AIDS coordinator and chief medical officer for AIDS relief.