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Dr. Colleen Kelley

Colleen F. Kelley, MD, MPH

Dr. Kelley is a faculty member in the Division of Infectious Diseases At Emory University with a secondary appointment in the Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health. She graduated from Emory University with her MD/MPH degree and completed her Internal Medicine residency at the University of California San Francisco and Infectious Diseases fellowship at Emory University.

Dr. Kelley has a multi-disciplinary background and previous clinical and research experience in HIV medicine, HIV epidemiology and clinical outcomes research, and laboratory-based HIV research. She sees outpatients at Grady’s Ponce de Leon Center and inpatients on the Infectious Diseases consult service and Special Immunology Service at Grady Hospital. The current focus of her research is on biomedical HIV prevention interventions including pre and post-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP and PEP) and HIV vaccines. She conducts translational immunology studies of HIV susceptibility in men who have sex with men (MSM) to better understand rectal HIV transmission. Dr. Kelley is a site investigator for the HIV Vaccine Trials Network at the Hope Clinic and also collaborates closely with colleagues in the School of Public Health on several HIV prevention studies including PrEP implementation projects.

Specialties

  • Infectious Disease

Board Certifications

  • ABMS Internal Medicine

Fellowships

  • Emory University School of Medicine

Affiliations

  • Emory

Education & Training

  • Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine
  • Residency: University of California San Francisco, School of Medicine

Honors & Awards

2021: HIV Medicine Association National Research Award

2020: Emory Department of Medicine Shanthi Sitaraman Silver Pear Mentoring Award

2019: Clinical Track Rapporteur. 2019 IAS Conference on HIV Science. Mexico City

2019: Shanta M. Zimmer Mentoring Award, Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University

2019: Official IDSA/HIVMA spokesperson

2018: Chair, National CFAR Science Symposium

2015: Junior Investigator presentation, Nation CFAR Scientific Symposium, November 2015

2015-2018: Infectious Disease Society of America Education Committee, HIVMA representative

2015: President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)Expert Working Group

2015: President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)Expert Working Group, 2015-present 2015: Infectious Disease Society of America Education Committee, HIVMA representative, 2015-present 2015: Junior Investigator presentation, Nation CFAR Scientific Symposium, November 2015

2015: HIV Vaccine Trials Network 803/HIV Prevention Trials Network Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Americas Working Group, 2015-present

2014: National Institutes of Health, Early Career Reviewer member

Publications