Kendall Hoyt

  • Faculty Director, Pandemic Security Project

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine

  • Senior Lecturer, Thayer School of Engineering

Kendall Hoyt is the new Faculty Director for the Dickey Global Health Initiative's Pandemic Security Project, an 18-month endeavor to explore and analyze the lessons surfaced during the global response to the pandemic.  She also serves as an Assistant Professor at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and a Senior Lecturer at the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College where she teaches courses on biosecurity, health systems, and technological innovation. Her research is focused on health security, innovation policy, and vaccine development. She serves on the US Covid Commission Planning Group. She has served as a consultant for the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations and the Nuclear Threat Initiative. She is the author of Long Shot: Vaccines for National Defense, Harvard University Press, 2012.

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  • Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • B.A. Duke University

Selected Publications

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Selected Works & Activities

Member of the Global Health Security Initiative at the Dickey Center

Faculty Affiliate of the Initiative for Global Security at the Dickey Center