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Helen C Koenig, MD, MPH

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Attending Physician, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Division of Infectious Diseases
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street, 3rd floor Silverstein, Suite D.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Office: 215-662-6932
Fax: 215-662-7899
AB (Molecular Biology)
Princeton University, 1999.
Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University, 2003.
MPH (Public Health graduate training)
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2009.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2003-2004.
Resident in Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2004-2006.
Fellowship in Infectious Diseases, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2007-2009.
Resident in Preventive Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2008-2010.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases, 2009.
American Board of Preventive Medicine, 2010.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

HIV, HIV-hepatitis C coinfection, treatment of multi-drug resistant HIV

Description of Research Expertise

HIV prevention

Selected Publications

Daughtridge GW, Conyngham SC, Ramirez N, Koenig HC: I Am Men’s Health: Generating Adherence to HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) in Young Men of Color Who Have Sex with Men. J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care. [Epub ahead of print] October 2014.

Koenig HC, Holtgrave D. : "Sexual Risk Behaviors," Chapter. Health Behavior Change in Populations. Kahan S, Gielen A, Green LW, Fagan P (Eds) (eds.). Johns Hopkins University Press, September 2014.

Koenig HC, Garland JM, Weissman D, and Mounzer K. : Vaccinating HIV Patients: Focus on Human Papillomavirus and Herpes Zoster Vaccines. AIDS reviews 15(2): 77-86, Apr-Jun 2013.

Mara Gordon, Jennifer Lydic, & Beth Rutstein; Academic preceptors H. Koenig, Zvi Gellis, Brendan C. Carr; Community preceptors Stacey Trooskin, Danielle Parks: Do One Thing. Presented at 22nd Annual Bridging the Gaps Symposium September 2012 Notes: Poster presentation.

History Making Productions : Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia 1793. Documentary Film. Sam Katz Productions, 2012 Notes: Served as Medical Expert as part of “Philadelphia: The Great Experiment” series, a historical documentary television film and Internet project that presents the story of Philadelphia, the single most compelling stage for the unfurling and testing of American ideals.

Koenig Helen C, Finkel Barbara B, Khalsa Satjeet S, Lanken Paul N, Prasad Meeta, Urbani Richard, Fuchs Barry D: Performance of an automated electronic acute lung injury screening system in intensive care unit patients. Critical care medicine 39(1): 98-104, Jan 2011.

Koenig Helen C, Sutherland Andrea, Izurieta Hector S, McGonagle Dennis: Application of the immunological disease continuum to study autoimmune and other inflammatory events after vaccination. Vaccine 29(5): 913-9, Jan 2011.

Koenig HC, Holtgrave D: Sexual Risk Behaviors. Motivating Behavior Change in Populations. Kahan S (eds.). Accepted by Elsevier, awaiting publication, 2011.

Koenig HC, Peterson J, Olthoff G, Hague C, Valentine D, Hilton C, Ketemepi S: Behavioral Surveillance Study of Subgroups of Men Who Have Sex with Men in Baltimore City. Committee Report, Baltimore City Health Department 2011.

Mabry-Hernandez Iris R, Koenig Helen C: Screening and treatment for major depressive disorder in children and adolescents. American Family Physician 82(2): 185-6, Jul 2010.

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