Valerianna K. Amorosa, M.D.

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Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3 Silverstein, Suite E
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-823-5800
Education:
B.A. (Molecular Biology Cum Laude)
Princeton University, 1993.
M.D.
Washington University in St. Louis, 1998.
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Description of Research Expertise

Clinical research in HIV, HCV coinfection

Description of Clinical Expertise

HIV, HIV/HCV coinfection

Description of Other Expertise

Medical Education

Selected Publications

Daniel J Escobar, Maria Lanzi. Pouné Saberi, Ruby Love, Darren R Linkin, John J Kelly, Darshana Jhala, Valerianna Amorosa, Mary Hofmann, Jeffrey B Doyon: Mitigation of a COVID-19 Outbreak in a Nursing Home Through Serial Testing of Residents and Staff. Clin Infect Dis July 2020.

Chida N, Brown C, Mathad J, Carpenter K, Nelson G, Schechter MC, Rebolledo PA, Fabre V, Cantillo DS, Longworth S, Amorosa V, Petrauskis C, Boulanger C, Cain N, Gupta A, McKenzie-White J, Bollinger R, Melia M.: Developing an Assessment Framework for Essential Internal Medicine Subspecialty Topics. J Grad Med Educ. 10(3): 331-335, June 2018.

Chida N, Brown C, Mathad J, Carpenter K, Nelson G, Schechter MC, Giles N, Rebolledo PA, Ray S, Fabre V, Cantillo DS, Longworth S, Amorosa V, Petrauskis C, Boulanger C, Cain N, Gupta A, McKenzie-White J, Bollinger R, Melia MT.: Internal Medicine Residents' Knowledge and Practice of Pulmonary Tuberculosis Diagnosis. Open Forum Infect Dis. 57, June 2018.

Gowda Charitha, Sheikh Umar, Maier Andrew W, Chang Kyong-Mi, Kaplan David E, Re Vincent Lo, Amorosa Valerianna K: Strategies to Improve Hepatocellular Carcinoma Surveillance in Veterans With Hepatitis B Infection. Fed Pract 34(Suppl 4): S30-S39, Jun 2017.

Petersen T, Lee YJ, Osinusi A, Amorosa VK, Wang C, Kang M, Matining R, Zhang X, Dou D, Umbleja T, Kottilil S, Peters MG: Interferon Stimulated Gene Expression in HIV/HCV Coinfected Patients Treated with Nitazoxanide/Peginterferon-Alfa-2a and Ribavirin AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 32(7): 660-7, Jul 2016.

Hill A, Roberts T, Amorosa V, Pourmand K, Matthews G, Cooke G, Khan H, Cohn J : Can HCV antigen testing replace HCV RNA analysis, for monitoring of DAA-based treatment for Hepatitis C? AASLD November 2015 Notes: Poster presentation.

Gowda C, Sheikh U, Maier A, Chang KM, Kaplan DE, Lo Re III V, Amorosa V : Identifying barriers and potential strategies to improve HCC surveillance for HBV-infected veterans IDSA Oct 2015 Notes: Poster presentation.

Cohn J, Roberts T, Amorosa V, Lemoine M, Hill A: Simplified diagnostic monitoring for hepatitis C, in the new era of direct-acting antiviral treatment Curr Opin HIV AIDS 10(5): 369-73, Sep 2015.

Ogdie A, Pang WG, Forde KA, Samir BD, Mulugeta L, Chang KM, Kaplan DE, Amorosa VK, Kostman JR, Reddy RK, Schumacher RH, Lo Re V 3rd: Prevalence and risk factors for patient-reported joint pain among patients with HIV/hepatitis C coinfection, hepatitis C monoinfection, and HIV monoinfection BMC Musculoskelet Disord 16: 93, April 19 2015.

Gluckman S, Amorosa V, Dummer S, Gordon S: ABIM Update in Infectious Diseases. ABIM Feb 2015.

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