Karsten Lunze, MD, MPH, DrPH, FACPM, FAAP

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Karsten Lunze
801 Massachusetts Ave Crosstown Center


Director of Global Health

Stigma and HIV prevention in key populations
Maternal and newborn health


  • Humboldt-Universit├Ąt zu Berlin, MD
  • Harvard School of Public Health, MPH
  • Humboldt-Universit├Ąt zu Berlin, DM

Classes Taught


  • Published on 6/29/2018

    Lunze K, Lermet O, Andreeva V, Hariga F. Compulsory treatment of drug use in Southeast Asian countries. Int J Drug Policy. 2018 09; 59:10-15. PMID: 29966803.

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  • Published on 2/6/2018

    Lasser KE, Lunze K, Cheng DM, Blokhina E, Walley AY, Tindle HA, Quinn E, Gnatienko N, Krupitsky E, Samet JH. Depression and smoking characteristics among HIV-positive smokers in Russia: A cross-sectional study. PLoS One. 2018; 13(2):e0189207. PMID: 29408935.

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  • Published on 12/19/2017

    Lunze K, Dawkins R, Tapia A, Anand S, Chu M, Bloom DE. Market mechanisms for newborn health in Nepal. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2017 Dec 19; 17(1):428. PMID: 29258465.

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  • Published on 12/7/2017

    Khan SM, Bain RES, Lunze K, Unalan T, Beshanski-Pedersen B, Slaymaker T, Johnston R, Hancioglu A. Optimizing household survey methods to monitor the Sustainable Development Goals targets 6.1 and 6.2 on drinking water, sanitation and hygiene: A mixed-methods field-test in Belize. PLoS One. 2017; 12(12):e0189089. PMID: 29216244.

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  • Published on 12/4/2017

    Idrisov B, Lunze K, Cheng DM, Blokhina E, Gnatienko N, Quinn E, Bridden C, Walley AY, Bryant KJ, Lioznov D, Krupitsky E, Samet JH. Role of substance use in HIV care cascade outcomes among people who inject drugs in Russia. Addict Sci Clin Pract. 2017 Dec 04; 12(1):30. PMID: 29198185.

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  • Published on 12/1/2017

    Idrisov B, Lunze K, Cheng DM, Blokhina E, Gnatienko N, Patts GJ, Bridden C, Kleinman RE, Weiser SD, Krupitsky E, Samet JH. Food Insecurity, HIV Disease Progression and Access to Care Among HIV-Infected Russians not on ART. AIDS Behav. 2017 Dec; 21(12):3486-3495. PMID: 28822002.

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  • Published on 12/1/2017

    Nadareishvili I, Lunze K, Pkhakadze G, Japiashvili N, Tabagari N. COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE AND MEDICAL EDUCATION IN GEORGIA: STATE OF THE ART AND FURTHER PERSPECTIVES. Georgian Med News. 2017 Dec; (273):118-122. PMID: 29328043.

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  • Published on 11/1/2017

    Nadareishvili I, Lunze K, Tabagari N, Beraia A, Pkhakadze G. USE OF COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE IN GEORGIA. Georgian Med News. 2017 Nov; (272):157-164. PMID: 29227277.

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  • Published on 9/27/2017

    Biemba G, Chiluba B, Yeboah-Antwi K, Silavwe V, Lunze K, Mwale RK, Russpatrick S, Hamer DH. A Mobile-Based Community Health Management Information System for Community Health Workers and Their Supervisors in 2 Districts of Zambia. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2017 Sep 27; 5(3):486-494. PMID: 28855233.

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  • Published on 9/1/2017

    Lunze K, Lioznov D, Cheng DM, Nikitin RV, Coleman SM, Bridden C, Blokhina E, Krupitsky E, Samet JH. HIV Stigma and Unhealthy Alcohol Use Among People Living with HIV in Russia. AIDS Behav. 2017 Sep; 21(9):2609-2617. PMID: 28600603.

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