Stephen C. Ko, MD, MA, MPH, MDIV
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Global Health

MD, Medical College of Georgia
MDiv, Gordon–Conwell Theological Seminary
MPH, Columbia University
MA, College of William & Mary

Stephen Ko, MD, MPH, MDiv is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Global Health at the Boston University School of Public Health. In addition to his work in academia, he has established a National Viral Hepatitis Monitoring and Evaluation program, developed training programs for Viral Hepatitis Care and Treatment for SE Asia and Africa countries, and aided in the implementation of national viral hepatitis programs within resource poor settings, just to name a few of his accomplishments. He is active in his community as a pastor and, as a community leader, he combines his faith and medical expertise to run local healthcare fairs and lead global healthcare missions.

2013 American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases: Presidential Poster of Distinction
2012 Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary : Robert J Lamont Leadership Award
2011 Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary: Emmanuel Applied Research Award
2007 American Medical Association : National Resident and Fellow Leadership Award

Hepatitis Consultancy
01/01/2016 - 12/31/2017 (PI)
Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. Dept for Intl Dev-UK

Viral Hepatitis in Resource Limited Countries
03/01/2015 - 09/09/2015 (PI)
CDC Foundation Gilead Sciences, Inc

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  1. Calles D, Collier M, Khudyahov Y, Mixson-Hayden T, VanderBusch L, Weninger S, Kruger K, Suryaprasad A, Forbi J, Xia G, Ganova-Raeva L, Lee-Kwan S, Cooley L, Allison R, Ko S, Kolwaite A, Ross C, Miller T, Schwartzkopf K, Barnard B. Hepatitis C virus transmission in a skilled nursing facility; North Dakota 2013. Journal of Infection Control. 2016; 45(2):126-132. View Publication
  2. Tsui JI, Ko SC, Krupitsky E, Lioznov D, Chaisson CE, Gnatienko N, Samet JH. Insights on the Russian HCV Care Cascade: Minimal HCV Treatment for HIV/HCV Co-infected PWID in St. Petersburg. Hepatol Med Policy. 2016; 1.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28217368; DOI: 10.1186/s41124-016-0020-x;.
  3. Ko S. Christian Journal of Global Health. Book Review: Religion as a Social Determinant of Public Health, by Ellen Idler. 2015; 2(2):76-77. View Publication
  4. Schillie S, Murphy TV, Fenlon N, Ko S, Ward JW. Update: Shortened Interval for Postvaccination Serologic Testing of Infants Born to Hepatitis B-Infected Mothers. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2015 Oct 9; 64(39):1118-20. PMID: 26447601; DOI: 10.15585/mmwr.mm6439a6;.
  5. Mitruka K, Tsertsvadze T, Butsashvili M, Gamkrelidze A, Sabelashvili P, Adamia E, Chokheli M, Drobeniuc J, Hagan L, Harris AM, Jiqia T, Kasradze A, Ko S, Qerashvili V, Sharvadze L, Tskhomelidze I, Kvaratskhelia V, Morgan J, Ward JW, Averhoff F. Launch of a Nationwide Hepatitis C Elimination Program--Georgia, April 2015. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2015 Jul 24; 64(28):753-7. PMID: 26203628.
  6. Schillie S, Walker T, Veselsky S, Crowley S, Dusek C, Lazaroff J, Morris SA, Onye K, Ko S, Fenlon N, Nelson NP, Murphy TV. Outcomes of infants born to women infected with hepatitis B. Pediatrics. 2015 May; 135(5):e1141-7. PMID: 25896839; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2014-3213;.
  7. Moorman AC, Xing J, Ko S, Rupp LB, Xu F, Gordon SC, Lu M, Spradling PR, Teshale EH, Boscarino JA, Vijayadeva V, Schmidt MA, Holmberg SD. Late diagnosis of hepatitis C virus infection in the Chronic Hepatitis Cohort Study (CHeCS): Missed opportunities for intervention. Hepatology. 2015 May; 61(5):1479-84. PMID: 25131217; DOI: 10.1002/hep.27365;.
  8. Ko SC, Fan L, Smith EA, Fenlon N, Koneru AK, Murphy TV. Estimated Annual Perinatal Hepatitis B Virus Infections in the United States, 2000-2009. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2016 Jun; 5(2):114-21. PMID: 26407247; DOI: 10.1093/jpids/piu115;.
  9. Zhang L, Ko S, Lv J, Ji F, Yan B, Xu F, Xu A. Perinatal hepatitis B prevention program in Shandong Province, China. Evaluation and progress. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2014; 10(9):2755-60. PMID: 25483482; PMCID: PMC4977441; DOI: 10.4161/hv.29648;.
  10. Gerbi GB, Rupp LB, Ko SC, Moorman AC, Holmberg SD, Xu F. Reported reasons for testing among hepatitis B virus-infected patients - Chronic Hepatitis Cohort Study (CHeCS), United States, 2006-2010. Liver International. 2014; 6(34):e162-163.
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