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Dr. Keith CrawfordKeith W. Crawford, RPh., Ph.D., is a Health Scientist Administrator in the Division of AIDS, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health. He has over 25 years of experience specializing in the treatment of HIV infection and other infectious diseases such as tuberculosis, malaria, viral hepatitis, sexually- transmitted infections, parasitic and opportunistic infections. And, has specialized experience in the design, execution and analysis of clinical research studies and their publication in leading peer-reviewed journals.

Dr. Crawford received a BS in biology from Cornell University and a BS in Pharmacy from Temple University. He completed a residency in Clinical Pharmacy at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center. He then earned a Ph.D. degree in pharmacology from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda MD. He completed a post-doctoral fellowship in microbial genetics and biochemistry in the Laboratory of Biochemical Pharmacology in the Natl. Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) of the NIH.

Dr. Crawford has published research in leading journals such as Cancer Research, AIDS, Journal of The Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (JAIDS), Lancet infectious Diseases and AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses. He also has many years of experience as a clinical pharmacist specializing in pharmacotherapy of infectious diseases.