Jonathan Temte, MD, MS, PhD

Physician, Wingra Family Medical Center, Madison, Wisconsin; Faculty, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison.

Dr. Temte is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin (UW) Medical School (now the UW School of Medicine and Public Health) in Madison. He completed his family medicine residency at UW’s Family Medicine Residency Program in Madison. Dr. Temte stayed at UW as a faculty member, teaching family medicine residents and practicing full-spectrum primary care medicine in an underserved and highly diverse community at Wingra Family Medical Center in Madison. He was the American Academy of Family Physicians’ liaison to the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) from 2004 to 2008. He then served a four-year term as a voting member of the ACIP from 2008 to 2012, followed by serving as ACIP chair until June 2015. During his tenure with the ACIP, Dr. Temte chaired working groups on measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella vaccine safety; evidence-based recommendations; and the measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine. He has expertise and long-term experience at the interface between infectious disease and primary care. He is the principal investigator of the Wisconsin Influenza Incidence Surveillance Project, the Oregon Child Absenteeism due to Respiratory Disease Study (ORCHARDS), and the Real-Time Surveillance of Influenza in Ambulatory Primary Care Settings.