Positions

Overview

  • Dr. Elopre completed her medical degree at University of Florida’s College of Medicine. She then underwent Internal Medicine Residency and Infectious Diseases’ Fellowship training at University of Alabama at Birmingham. During this time, she also received her MSPH in Applied Epidemiology. Under the mentorship of Dr. Michael Mugavero, her research interests have focused on social determinants of health for STDs, including HIV. She is now an Assistant Professor of Medicine and Director of Diversity and Inclusion for Graduate Medical Education.
  • Selected Publications

    Research Overview

  • My research focuses on HIV preexposure prophylaxis
  • Investigator On

  • A-Z Clinical Trials Unit  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS
  • Alabama/North Carolina STD/HIV Prevention Center Component A  awarded by CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/DHHS
  • Alabama/North Carolina STD/HIV Prevention Training Center Component A  awarded by National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention
  • Center for AIDS Research - EHE Implementation Science Consultation Hub  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS
  • Game Changer  awarded by AIDS ALABAMA
  • HPTN 078: Enhancing Recruitment, Linkage to Care and Treatment for HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM) in the United States  awarded by FAMILY HEALTH INTERNATIONAL
  • JCDH Contract No: DC-29  awarded by JEFFERSON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
  • JCDH Contract No: DC-29  awarded by JEFFERSON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
  • PrEP Demonstration Project among Women at Risk for HIV Infection  awarded by National Institute of Mental Health/NIH/DHHS
  • PrEP Pro: Adapting A Multi-Component Intervention to Train and Support Providers to Promote PrEP for Adolescent Girls and Young Women in the Deep South  awarded by National Institute of Mental Health/NIH/DHHS
  • PrEP-Up!  awarded by BIRMINGHAM AIDS OUTREACH
  • Private Grant  awarded by FLORA BIOSCIENCE
  • Private Grant  awarded by QUIDEL CORPORATION
  • Private Grant  awarded by HOLOGIC, INC.
  • Private Grant  awarded by LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS
  • Private Grant  awarded by BECTON DICKINSON AND COMPANY
  • Private Grant  awarded by CLICK DIAGNOSTICS
  • Private Grant  awarded by ATLAS GENETICS
  • Private Grant  awarded by ROCHE MOLECULAR SYSTEMS, INC.
  • Private Grant  awarded by CEPHEID
  • Private Grant  awarded by BECTON DICKINSON AND COMPANY
  • Private Grant  awarded by Gilead Sciences ^
  • The UAB Sexually Transmitted Infections Cooperative Research Centers (STI CRC)  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS
  • Trichomonas Vaginalis Repeat Infections Among HIV-Negative Women  awarded by TULANE UNIVERSITY
  • UAB Center for AIDS Research  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS
  • UAB Center for AIDS Research (CFAR)  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS
  • UAB Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) - A Dynamic COVID-19 Community-Engaged Testing Strategy in Alabama (COVID COMET AL)  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS
  • UAB Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) - EHE Implementation Science Consultation Hub  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS
  • UAB Center for AIDS Research - CFAR Administrative Supplement - Promoting PrEP use among African-American AGYW in the Deep South at-risk for HIV: Provider and Client Perspectives  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS
  • UAB-MISS MACS/WIHS Combined Cohort Study (MACS/WIHS-CCS)  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Florida 2009
  • Full Name

  • Latesha Elopre