Dr. Mark Weng is a medical officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, GA. He works in the Division of Viral Hepatitis within the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP).
After obtaining a BS in biomedical engineering at Georgia Tech, Dr. Weng served as a Peace Corps volunteer in eSwatini (formerly, Swaziland), working on HIV prevention and impact mitigation. He graduated from Emory University School of Medicine and received a joint MSc in health policy, planning, and financing from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and the London School of Economics. Dr. Weng completed a pediatric residency in Savannah, GA where he also served as administrative chief resident for Memorial Health. He later joined the CDC as an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer. After graduating from this fellowship, he joined NCHHSTP seeking to reduce health disparities through decreasing incidence, morbidity, and mortality from hepatitis.