Scott Miller guides the foundation’s malaria research and development strategy and efforts to eradicate malaria.
Scott joined the foundation in 2015 after a 26-year career in the U.S. Army Medical Department. After seven years as a practicing internist, he spent the remainder in the federal research laboratories on malaria product development, international clinical trials, research ethics, and management of R&D programs. He was part of the Army’s leadership team for the development of malaria rapid diagnostics, intravenous artesunate for severe malaria, tafenoquine for vivax malaria treatment, and new agents for malaria chemoprophylaxis.
A graduate of Dartmouth College (BA, Biology) and Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, he holds a dual academic appointment in Medicine and Preventive Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and holds a Certification in Tropical Medicine and Travelers’ Health from ASTMH.