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Rena C.

Infectious Diseases
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
Sites of Practice
Harborview Medical Center
University of Washington Medical Center

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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

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)


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)