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Adjunct Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics



Biography & Affiliation

Clinical Interests

Vaccine safety and the use of computerized data to evaluate vaccines in the developed and developing world; vaccine clinical trials

Academic Affiliation

Adjunct Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Infectious Diseases


MD: University of California, San Diego, 1973.

Residency: Pediatrics, Kaiser Hospital, San Francisco CA; Infectious Disease, University of California, San Francisco, CA.

Certification: Pediatrics, 1980; Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 1995.


Pandemic influenza vaccine & narcolepsy: simulations on the potential impact of bias. Wijnans, L; Dodd, C; de Ridder, M; Romio, S; Weibel, D; Overeem, S; Lammers, GJ; Bonhoeffer, J; Black, S; Sturkenboom, M. Expert Review of Vaccines. 2016; 15:573-584.

Influence of Statins on Influenza Vaccine Response in Elderly Individuals. Black, S; Nicolay, U; Del Giudice, G; Rappuoli, R. Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2016; 213:1224-1228.

The costs and effectiveness of large Phase III pre-licensure vaccine clinical trials. Black, S. Expert Review of Vaccines. 2015; 14:1543-1548.

The Safety of PsA-TT in Pregnancy: An Assessment Performed Within the Navrongo Health and Demographic Surveillance Site in Ghana. Wak, G; Williams, J; Oduro, A; Maure, C; Zuber, PL F; Black, S. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2015; 61 Suppl 5:S489-S492.