Sabrina A. Assoumou, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Infectious Diseases

MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
MPH, Harvard School of Public Health

Dr. Assoumou is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine. She trained at the combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics residency at Brown University and completed infectious diseases fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. Her current research focuses on improving outcomes in individuals infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and/or hepatitis C (HCV) using comparative and cost-effectiveness analyses.

Engaging Young People who Inject Drugs into HCV and HIV Care
05/01/2018 - 04/30/2023 (PI)

Mentoring Early-Career Scientists for Drug Abuse Research Careers
05/01/2016 - 04/30/2018 (PI)
The Regents of the University of California NIH-NIDA

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  1. Assoumou SA, Wang J, Tasillo A, Eftekhari Yazdi G, Tsui JI, Strick L, Linas BP. Hepatitis C Testing and Patient Characteristics in Washington State's Prisons Between 2012 and 2016. Am J Prev Med. 2019 Jan; 56(1):8-16.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30467088.
  2. Assoumou SA, Tasillo A, Leff JA, Schackman BR, Drainoni ML, Horsburgh CR, Barry MA, Regis C, Kim AY, Marshall A, Saxena S, Smith PC, Linas BP. Cost-Effectiveness of One-Time Hepatitis C Screening Strategies Among Adolescents and Young Adults in Primary Care Settings. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Jan 18; 66(3):376-384.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29020317.
  3. Assoumou SA, Huang W, Young K, Horsburgh CR, Linas BP. Real-world Outcomes of Hepatitis C Treatment during the Interferon-free Era at an Urban Safety-net Hospital. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2017; 28(4):1333-1344.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29176099.
  4. Linas BP, Morgan JR, Pho MT, Leff JA, Schackman BR, Horsburgh CR, Assoumou SA, Salomon JA, Weinstein MC, Freedberg KA, Kim AY. Cost Effectiveness and Cost Containment in the Era of Interferon-Free Therapies to Treat Hepatitis C Virus Genotype 1. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2017; 4(1):ofw266.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28480259.
  5. Young KL, Huang W, Horsburgh CR, Linas BP, Assoumou SA. Eighteen- to 30-year-olds more likely to link to hepatitis C virus care: an opportunity to decrease transmission. J Viral Hepat. 2016 Apr; 23(4):274-81.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26572798; DOI: 10.1111/jvh.12489;.
  6. Linas BP, Barter DM, Morgan JR, Pho MT, Leff JA, Schackman BR, Horsburgh CR, Assoumou SA, Salomon JA, Weinstein MC, Freedberg KA, Kim AY. The cost-effectiveness of sofosbuvir-based regimens for treatment of hepatitis C virus genotype 2 or 3 infection. Ann Intern Med. 2015 May 5; 162(9):619-29.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25820703; PMCID: PMC4420667; DOI: 10.7326/M14-1313;.
  7. Linas BP, Barter DM, Leff JA, Assoumou SA, Salomon JA, Weinstein MC, Kim AY, Schackman BR. The hepatitis C cascade of care: identifying priorities to improve clinical outcomes. PLoS One. 2014; 9(5):e97317.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24842841; PMCID: PMC4026319; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0097317;.
  8. Assoumou SA, Huang W, Horsburgh CR, Drainoni ML, Linas BP. Relationship between hepatitis C clinical testing site and linkage to care. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2014 Mar; 1(1):ofu009.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25734083; DOI: 10.1093/ofid/ofu009;.
  9. Assoumou SA, Huang W, Horsburgh CR, Mus, Linas BP. Quality of hepatitis C care at an urban tertiary care medical center. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2014 May; 25(2):705-16.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24858880; PMCID: PMC4541792; DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2014.0093;.
  10. Linas BP, Barter DM, Leff JA, DiLorenzo M, Schackman BR, Horsburgh CR, Assoumou SA, Salomon JA, Weinstein MC, Kim AY, Freedberg KA. The cost-effectiveness of improved hepatitis C virus therapies in HIV/hepatitis C virus coinfected patients. AIDS. 2014 Jan 28; 28(3):365-76.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24670522; PMCID: PMC4045405; DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000093;.
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