Katherine K. Hsu, MD
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
Dept of Pediatrics
Adolescent Medicine

MD, Brown University School of Medicine
MPH, Boston University School of Public Health
SB/ScB, Brown University

After completing her residency at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, Katherine Hsu, MD, began her fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Disease at the Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine. During this period she was awarded the Massachusetts Infectious Disease Society Edward H. Kass Award for Clinical Excellence During Fellowship. Nineteen years later, she is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics in Adolescent Medicine. In addition to her work in the school of medicine, she serves Medical Director in the Division of STD Prevention & HIV/AIDS Surveillance as a part of the Bureau of Infectious Disease and Laboratory Sciences at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Her research interests are sexually transmitted diseases and syndromes in adolescents and young adults, infectious diseases in adolescents and young adults, post-sexual assault care in adolescents and young adults, and vaccine preventable diseases in adolescents and young adults.

Boston Medical Center

Evaluating Racial Disparities in Childhood Pneumoccocal Disease
09/25/2006 - 08/31/2010 (PI)
Wyeth Pharmaceuticals

STD Prevention Fellowship
07/01/2001 - 06/30/2003 (PI)
Association of Teachers of Preventive Medicine

PACTG Adolescent Protocols Initiative
03/01/2003 - 02/28/2005 (PI)
Children's Hospital NIH-NIAID


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  1. Argenyi MS, Molotnikov LE, Leach DH, Roosevelt KA, Klevens RM, Hsu KK. Gaps in HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis Continuum of Care Following State Partner Services for Massachusetts Primary and Secondary Syphilis Cases, 2017 to 2018. Sex Transm Dis. 2022 Sep 01; 49(9):657-661. PMID: 35797587
  2. Hsu KK, Rakhmanina NY. Adolescents and Young Adults: The Pediatrician's Role in HIV Testing and Pre- and Postexposure HIV Prophylaxis. Pediatrics. 2022 01 01; 149(1). PMID: 34972226; PMCID: PMC9645702; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2021-055207;
  3. Willis SJ, Elder H, Cocoros NM, Callahan M, Hsu KK, Klompas M. Impact of an Electronic Medical Record Best Practice Alert on Expedited Partner Therapy for Chlamydia Infection and Reinfection. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2022 Jan; 9(1):ofab574.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35024371; PMCID: PMC8743117; DOI: 10.1093/ofid/ofab574;
  4. Stierman B, Abrams JY, Godfred-Cato SE, Oster ME, Meng L, Yip L, Patel P, Balachandran N, Prezzato E, Pierce T, Hsu KK, Burns M, Peterson Pompa X, Lauro P, Hartley A, Jones C, Gretsch S, Reid H, Lim S, Campbell AP, Belay ED. Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children in the United States, March 2020 to February 2021. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2021 11 01; 40(11):e400-e406. PMID: 34382615; PMCID: PMC8505134; DOI: 10.1097/INF.0000000000003294;
  5. Earnest R, Rönn MM, Bellerose M, Menon-Johansson AS, Berruti AA, Chesson HW, Gift TL, Hsu KK, Testa C, Zhu L, Malyuta Y, Menzies NA, Salomon JA. Modeling the Cost-Effectiveness of Express Multisite Gonorrhea Screening Among Men Who Have Sex With Men in the United States. Sex Transm Dis. 2021 11 01; 48(11):805-812. PMID: 33993161; PMCID: PMC8505150; DOI: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001467;
  6. Chitneni P, Bwana MB, Muyindike W, Owembabazi M, Kalyebara PK, Byamukama A, Mbalibulha Y, Smith PM, Hsu KK, Haberer JE, Kaida A, Matthews LT. STI prevalence among men living with HIV engaged in safer conception care in rural, southwestern Uganda. PLoS One. 2021; 16(3):e0246629. PMID: 33657120; PMCID: PMC7928454; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0246629;
  7. Elder HR, Gruber S, Willis SJ, Cocoros N, Callahan M, Flagg EW, Klompas M, Hsu KK. Can Machine Learning Help Identify Patients at Risk for Recurrent Sexually Transmitted Infections? Sex Transm Dis. 2021 01; 48(1):56-62.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32810028
  8. Willis SJ, Elder H, Cocoros N, Young J, Marcus JL, Eberhardt K, Callahan M, Herrick B, Weiss M, Hafer E, Erani D, Josephson M, Llata E, Flagg EW, Hsu KK, Klompas M. More Screening or More Disease? Gonorrhea Testing and Positivity Patterns Among Men in 3 Large Clinical Practices in Massachusetts, 2010-2017. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 12 03; 71(9):e399-e405.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31967644; PMCID: PMC7904080; DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciaa066;
  9. Godfred-Cato S, Bryant B, Leung J, Oster ME, Conklin L, Abrams J, Roguski K, Wallace B, Prezzato E, Koumans EH, Lee EH, Geevarughese A, Lash MK, Reilly KH, Pulver WP, Thomas D, Feder KA, Hsu KK, Plipat N, Richardson G, Reid H, Lim S, Schmitz A, Pierce T, Hrapcak S, Datta D, Morris SB, Clarke K, Belay E. COVID-19-Associated Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children - United States, March-July 2020. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 Aug 14; 69(32):1074-1080. PMID: 32790663; PMCID: PMC7440126; DOI: 10.15585/mmwr.mm6932e2;
  10. Earnest R, Rönn MM, Bellerose M, Gift TL, Berruti AA, Hsu KK, Testa C, Zhu L, Malyuta Y, Menzies NA, Salomon JA. Population-level Benefits of Extragenital Gonorrhea Screening Among Men Who Have Sex With Men: An Exploratory Modeling Analysis. Sex Transm Dis. 2020 07; 47(7):484-490. PMID: 32355108; PMCID: PMC7903327; DOI: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001189;
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