Cassandra M. Pierre, MD, MPH, MSc

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Cassandra Pierre
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Biography

Residency training: Boston Medical Center
Fellowship training: Boston Medical Center

Dr. Cassandra Pierre is an Assistant Professor at the Boston university School of Medicine, the Medical Director of Public Health Programs and the Associate Hospital Epidemiologist at Boston Medical Center and the Chair of the Diversity and Inclusion Council. Supported by state and local public health agencies, the Public Health Programs provide resources for HIV, HCV and STI prevention, linkage to care and management throughout the hospital. Her research is focused on infection prevention in vulnerable population (including the implementation of low-cost infection control interventions to reduce bacteremia among neonates in low-income settings) Her clinical interests include HIV management in special subpopulations (immigrants of color, pregnant women, transactional sex workers and people with substance use).

Other Positions

  • Medical Director of Public Health Programs , Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Boston Medical Center
  • Associate Hospital Epidemiologist, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Boston Medical Center
  • Chair, Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council, Boston University School of Medicine

Education

  • State University of New York at Buffalo, MD
  • Loma Linda University, MPH
  • Cornell University, BA

Publications

  • Published on 8/1/2013

    Pierre CM, Lim PL, Hamer DH. Expatriates: special considerations in pretravel preparation. Curr Infect Dis Rep. 2013 Aug; 15(4):299-306. PMID: 23784665.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 4/1/2011

    Saint-Jean G, Metsch L, Gomez-Marin O, Pierre C, Jeanty Y, Rodriguez A, Malow R. Use of HIV primary care by HIV-positive Haitian immigrants in Miami, Florida. AIDS Care. 2011 Apr; 23(4):486-93. PMID: 21271398.

    Read at: PubMed

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