Early-Stage Investigator Lecture (ESIL)

2020 Awardee

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Julia Marcus, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor in the Department of Population Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute

About Dr. Marcus

Julia Marcus, Ph.D., M.P.H., is an infectious disease epidemiologist and Assistant Professor in the Department of Population Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, as well as Adjunct Faculty at The Fenway Institute. Her research focuses on HIV, hepatitis C, and other sexually transmitted infections, with a primary interest in the implementation of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV prevention. Her studies have leveraged data from electronic health records to identify patients who may benefit from PrEP, characterize PrEP uptake and continuation, and document clinical outcomes among PrEP users in real-world health care settings.

Last updated on February 18, 2020