Cassandra M. Pierre, MD, MPH, MSc
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Infectious Diseases

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




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).

Medical Director of Public Health Programs
Boston Medical Center
Medicine
Infectious Diseases

Associate Hospital Epidemiologist
Boston Medical Center
Medicine
Infectious Diseases

Chair
Boston University School of Medicine
Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council





Boston Medical Centers SUD Outreach, Education and Linkage Program
07/01/2019 - 06/30/2022 (PI)
Boston Public Health Commission

BMC HIV/HCV/STI/TB Prevention, Linkage, and Retention in Care and Treatment Progra
11/01/2017 - 06/30/2022 (PI)
DPH CDC

The Cooperative Re-Engagement Controlled Trial(CoRECT) Program
03/01/2016 - 06/30/2019 (PI)
DPH

Project PReNOT: Community-Based Prevention: HIV, Hepatitis C and STIs
07/01/2015 - 06/30/2019 (PI)
PHC


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  1. Pierre CM, Lim PL, Hamer DH. Expatriates: special considerations in pretravel preparation. Curr Infect Dis Rep. 2013 Aug; 15(4):299-306.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23784665; DOI: 10.1007/s11908-013-0342-4;
     
  2. 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; PMCID: PMC3078563; DOI: 10.1080/09540121.2010.516339;
     

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