Dr. Peter Crompton
Peter Crompton received his M.D. and M.P.H. from the Johns Hopkins Schools of Medicine and Public Health in 2000. He then completed an internal medicine residency at Massachusetts General Hospital before going on to an infectious disease fellowship at NIAID/NIH in 2004 where he joined the Laboratory of Immunogenetics to pursue his research interest in the human immune response to malaria. In 2010, he became a tenure-track investigator and chief of the Malaria Infection Biology & Immunity Unit at NIAID. In collaboration with an outstanding team of scientists and clinicians at the University of Bamako in Mali, he conducts cohort studies to investigate the cellular and molecular basis of naturally acquired immunity to malaria.