Dr Birx Biography
Deborah Lea Birx was born on April 4, 1956, in Pennsylvania, United States. She is an American physician and diplomat serving as a coronavirus response coordinator for the White house coronavirus task force. She is specialized in HIV/AIDS immunology, vaccine research, and global health. Brix is now 65 years old. Dr Birx Net worth is given below in the table.
Pennsylvania, United states
Dr Birx Height, Weight & Measurement
Birx appears to be quite tall in stature. However, nothing much is known about her actual height, weight, or body measurements. She has blonde hair and brown eyes.
Dr Birx Education
She attended the Lampeter-Strasburg High School. Her junior year was completed at International Science and Engineering Fair in San Diego. Brix received a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from Houghton College. Moreover, she received a medical degree of Doctor Medicine from Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.
Lampeter-Strasburg High School
Hershey Medical Center
Dr Birx Boyfriend / Husband / Father / Mother / Siblings / Family
Birx is the daughter of Donald Birx, a mathematician and electrical engineer. Her mother is Adele Sparks Birx, who is a nursing instructor. Dr Birx has two more brothers Danny and Donald. Her late brother Danny was a scientist and Donald is the president of Plymouth State University.
She is married to her husband Paige Reffe and has two adult daughters. Devynn Birx-Raybuck (older daughter) and Danielle Birx-Raybuck. Devynn was born in 1983 and during her birth, Birx experienced many complications leading to excessive bleeding, therefore, necessitated a transfusion. But Dr Brix instructed her husband to not allow the transfusion and it was later found that the batch which was to be administered to Brix was contaminated with HIV.
Donald Birx and Adele Sparks Birx
Devynn Birx-Raybuck and Danielle Birx-Raybuck
Danny Brix and Donald Brix
Dr Birx Net Worth
Birx estimated net worth is about $10 million. She has been in the science and research field for more than 30 years and has held various powerful positions. So, she has accumulated a decent fortune.
Source of income
Physician , Researcher
Dr Birx’s Social Network
She has active Instagram and Twitter accounts. On Instagram, she has 37k followers. Her accounts links are given in the table below.
In 1976, Birx received a BS degree in chemistry from Houghton College. Then in 1980 she earned a Doctor of Medicine from Hershey Medical Center.
She served as an active-duty officer in United States Army from 1980 to 1994. From 1994 to 2008 she achieved the rank of Colonel.
1980-1989, She worked as a physician at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.
1983-1986, Brix completed a one-year internship and did a two-year residency in internal medicine.
1996-2005, Brix became the Director of the United States Military HIV Research Program. She led the HIV clinical trial of RV 144, the first vaccine being effective in lowering HIV contracting risk.
2005-2014, She served as the director of centers for DGHA. In January 2014, President Obama nominated Birx as the Ambassador at Large and U.S. Global AIDS coordinator.
On February 27, 2020, Mike Pence (Vice president) appointed Brex as White house coronavirus response coordinator.
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