Sylvia Becker-Dreps


Sylvia Becker-Dreps, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine


Phone: (919) 843-4818, (919) 966-3711

Dr. Becker-Dreps’ work focuses on the prevention of infectious diseases in Central America, the evaluation of vaccine effectiveness, and childhood diarrhea. Her clinical interests include primary care of Spanish-speaking populations in the community health center setting.

Dr. Becker-Dreps, along with Myron Cohen MD, Natalie Bowman, MD, MPH, and Filemon Bucardo of the University of Nicaragua, Leon, are studying Zika as a sexually transmitted infection.

Recent Publications