Jonathan Temte, MD, MS, PhD

Professor, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison; Chair, Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)

FMX Sessions: Hematology/Immune: 2015 Pediatric and Adolescent Immunization Update, CME055, CME056; Track: Childhood Track, CME302

Dr. Temte is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin (UW) Medical School (now the UW School of Medicine and Public Health), Madison. He completed his family medicine residency at UW’s Madison Family Medicine Residency Program, where he stayed on 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. Before being named as the ACIP chair in 2012, Dr. Temte served as the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) liaison to the ACIP from 2004 to 2008. He served a four-year term as a voting member of the ACIP from 2008 to 2011 and was recently reappointed for an additional four-year term. He will serve as ACIP chair through June 2015.   During his tenure at the ACIP, Dr. Temte has chaired working groups on measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella vaccine (MMRV) safety; evidence-based recommendations; and the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine. 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.