All Faculty Members
Robert Gross, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Medicine
Attending Physician, Infectious Diseases, Philadelphia Veterans Administration Medical Center
Attending Physician, Infectious Diseases, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Member, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
Senior Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
Co-Director, Center for AIDS Research Clinical Core, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
Associate Fellow, Center for Public Health Initiatives, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
Graduate Group Affiliations
Cornell University , 1986.
Cornell University, 1991.
University of Pennsylvania, 2000.
Intern in Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, 1991-1992.
Resident in Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, 1992-1994.
Fellow in Infectious Diseases, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, 1995-1998.
Fellow in Pharmacoepidemiology, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, 1996-1999.
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1995.
Infectious Diseases, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1997.
Epidemiology, American College of Epidemiology, 2001.
HIV clinical epidemiology; outcomes of HIV treatment; adherence to therapy including development of methods to measure adherence
HIV; infectious diseases
Gross R, Bellamy S, Chapman J, Han X, O’Dour J, Strom B, Houts P, Palmer S, Coyne J: The Effects of a Problem Solving-based Intervention on Depressive Symptoms and HIV Medication Adherence Are Independent. PLOS ONE 9(1), Jan 2014.
Hafkin JS, Osborn MK, Localio AR, Amorosa VK, Kostman JR, Stern JJ, De La Torre P, Mounzer K, Frank I, Gross R, Chang KM, Lo Re V III: Incidence and Risk Factors for Incomplete Hepatitis B Virus DNA Suppression in HIV/Hepatitis B-Coinfected Patients Receiving Tenofovir-Based Antiretroviral Therapy. J Viral Hepat(4), 288-96, 2014.
Ravimohan S, Tamuhla N, Steenhoff A, Letlhogile R, Makutu DK, Nfanyana K, Rantleru T, Tierney A, Nkakana K, Schwartz A, Gross R, MacGregor RR, Bellamy S, Frank I, Weissman D, Bisson GP: Early Immunologic Failure is Associated with Early Mortality Among Advanced HIV-Infected Adults Initiating ART with Active Tuberculosis. JID 208(11): 1784-93, Dec 2013.
Liu C, Mauk M, Gross R, Bushman F, Edelstein P, Collman R, Bau H: Membrane-Based, Sedimentation-Assisted Plasma Separator for Point-of-Care Applications. Analytical Chemistry 85(21): 10463-70, Nov 2013.
Remien R, Dolezal C, Wagner G, Goggin K, Wilson I, Gross R, Rosen M, Shen J, Simoni J, Golin C, Arnsten J, Bangsberg D, Liu H: The Association between Poor Antiretroviral Adherence and Unsafe Sex:
Differences by Gender and Sexual Orientation and Implications for Scale-Up of Treatment as Prevention. AIDS and Behavior Nov 2013 Notes: Epub ahead of print.
Moorthy G, Gross R, Barrett J.: A Sensitive and Selective Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry Method for Quantitative Analysis of Efavirenz in Human Plasma
PLoS One 8(6), Jun 2013.
Lowenthal ED, Ellenberg JH, Machine E, Sagdeo A, Boiditswe S, Steenhoff AP, Rutstein R, Anabwani G, Gross R: Association Between Efavirenz-Based Compared with Nevirapine-Based Antiretroviral Regimens and Virological Failure in HIV-Infected Children. JAMA 309(17): 1908-9, May 1 2013.
Bamford L, Ellenberg J, Hines J, Vinnard C, Jasani A, Gross R, : Factors Associated with Acceptance of Rapid HIV Testing in an Urban Emergency
AIDS and Behavior March 2013.
Gross R, Bellamy S, Chapman J, Han X, O’Duor J, Palmer S, Houts P, Coyne J, Strom BL: Managed Problem Solving for Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence: A Randomized Trial Running Head: MAPS Adherence Trial
JAMA Internal Medicine 173(4): 300-6, Feb 2013.
Lo Re III V, Teal V, Localio R, Amorosaa V, Kaplan D, Gross R.: Adherence to Hepatitis C Virus Therapy in HIV/Hepatitis C-Coinfected Patients
AIDS and Behavior(1), 94-103, Jan 2013.
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