Mark H. Mirochnick, MD

Professor, Pediatrics

Mark Mirochnick


Mark Mirochnick, MD is Professor of Pediatrics and a member of the Division of Neonatology at Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine/Boston Medical Center. His main research activities involve investigating the pharmacology of HIV and TB drugs in newborns, infants, children and pregnant women. He has served as protocol chair, investigator and/or protocol pharmacologist on many international protocol teams in this area. He currently serves as co-chair of the US Perinatal HIV Guidelines Committee and is a member of the US Pediatric HIV Guidelines Committee and the WHO Pediatric Antiretroviral Working Group.

Other Positions

  • Section Director, Neonatology, Pediatrics, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine


  • University of Vermont College of Medicine, MD
  • Dickinson College, BSc


  • Published on 9/29/2022

    Béranger A, Bekker A, Solans BP, Cotton MF, Mirochnick M, Violari A, Wang J, Cababasay M, Wiesner L, Browning R, Moye J, Capparelli EV, Savic RM. Influence of NAT2 Genotype and Maturation on Isoniazid Exposure in Low-Birth-Weight and Preterm Infants With or Without Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Exposure. Clin Infect Dis. 2022 Sep 29; 75(6):1037-1045. PMID: 35134861.

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  • Published on 7/1/2022

    Brooks KM, Pinilla M, Stek AM, Shapiro DE, Barr E, Febo IL, Paul ME, Deville JG, George K, Knowles K, Rungruengthanakit K, Browning R, Chakhtoura N, Capparelli EV, Mirochnick M, Best BM. Pharmacokinetics of Tenofovir Alafenamide With Boosted Protease Inhibitors in Pregnant and Postpartum Women Living With HIV: Results From IMPAACT P1026s. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2022 07 01; 90(3):343-350. PMID: 35195573.

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  • Published on 3/1/2022

    Momper JD, Wang J, Stek A, Shapiro DE, Powis KM, Paul ME, Badell ML, Browning R, Chakhtoura N, Denson K, Rungruengthanakit K, George K, Capparelli EV, Mirochnick M, Best BM. Pharmacokinetics of Atazanavir Boosted With Cobicistat in Pregnant and Postpartum Women With HIV. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2022 03 01; 89(3):303-309. PMID: 34732682.

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  • Published on 1/1/2022

    Piscitelli J, Nikanjam M, Best BM, Acosta E, Mirochnick M, Clarke DF, Capparelli EV, Momper JD. Optimizing Dolutegravir Initiation in Neonates Using Population Pharmacokinetic Modeling and Simulation. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2022 01 01; 89(1):108-114. PMID: 34629412.

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  • Published on 12/6/2021

    Bekker A, Capparelli EV, Violari A, Cotton MF, Cababasay M, Wang J, Mathiba R, Wiesner L, Wiznia A, Samson P, Browning R, Moye J, Nakwa FL, Decloedt E, Rabie H, Mirochnick M, Cressey TR. Abacavir dosing in neonates from birth to 3 months of life: a population pharmacokinetic modelling and simulation study. Lancet HIV. 2022 01; 9(1):e24-e31. PMID: 34883066.

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  • Published on 12/1/2021

    Frenkel LM, Morrison RL, Fuller TL, Gouvêa MI, Benamor Teixeira ML, Coombs RW, Shapiro DE, Mirochnick M, Hennessey R, Whitson K, Chakhtoura N, João EC. Brief Report: Vaginal Viral Shedding With Undetectable Plasma HIV Viral Load in Pregnant Women Receiving 2 Different Antiretroviral Regimens: A Randomized Clinical Trial. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2021 12 01; 88(4):361-365. PMID: 34369908.

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  • Published on 10/20/2021

    Denti P, Wasmann RE, Francis J, McIlleron H, Sugandhi N, Cressey TR, Mirochnick M, Capparelli EV, Penazzato M. One dose does not fit all: revising the WHO paediatric dosing tool to include the non-linear effect of body size and maturation. Lancet Child Adolesc Health. 2022 01; 6(1):9-10. PMID: 34678142.

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  • Published on 10/13/2021

    Zhao S, Gockenbach M, Grimstein M, Sachs HC, Mirochnick M, Struble K, Belew Y, Wang J, Capparelli EV, Best BM, Johnson T, Momper JD, Maharaj AR. Characterization of Plasma Protein Alterations in Pregnant and Postpartum Individuals Living With HIV to Support Physiologically-Based Pharmacokinetic Model Development. Front Pediatr. 2021; 9:721059. PMID: 34722417.

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  • Published on 8/15/2021

    Kreitchmann R, Stek A, Best BM, Capparelli E, Wang J, Shapiro D, Chakhtoura N, Mirochnick M, Eke AC. Interactions between etonogestrel-releasing contraceptive implant and 3 antiretroviral regimens. Contraception. 2022 01; 105:67-74. PMID: 34407424.

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  • Published on 7/12/2021

    Mulligan N, Salama E, Momper JD, Capparelli EV, Stek A, Chakhtoura N, Mirochnick M, Best BM. Lopinavir and tenofovir interaction observed in non-pregnant adults altered during pregnancy. J Clin Pharm Ther. 2021 Oct; 46(5):1459-1464. PMID: 34254323.

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