Rena C. Patel, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
Sites of Practice: 
Harborview Medical Center
University of Washington Medical Center

Faculty Information

Biography
Education & Training: 
MD
Stanford School of Medicine
Palo Alto CA
2004-2009
MPH in Public Health
Harvard School of Public Health
Boston MA
2007-2008
Fellowship in Infectious Diseases
University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
San Francisco CA
2012-2015
Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine
Stanford School of Medicine
Palo Alto CA
2009-2012
Honors: 
Gates Cambridge Scholar, Cambridge University
2003-2004
Zuckerman Fellow, Harvard University
2007-2008
NIH Loan Repayment Program Awardee, Clinical Research Track
2014-2018
NIH-NIAID Career Development Award (K23)
2015-2020
UW CFAR Global Pilot Award for community-based HIV testing among African-born immigrants in Seattle
2017-2018
Contact
Phone: 
(206) 520-3800
Mailing Address: 

Harborview Medical Center

325 9th Ave

Box 359927

Seattle, WA 98104

Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 
  • HIV care and treatment for adults, adolescents, and children in resource-limited settings
  • HIV and reproductive health, particularly family planning
  • HIV and hormonal contraceptives, including drug-drug interactions between the two
  • PrEP, including for peri-conception use
  • Mixed methods research in Kenya
Clinical Interests: 
  • HIV treatment and care
  • Reproductive health for HIV-positive women
  • PrEP, including for peri-conception use

 

Publications
Publications: