Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Ping Du, MD, MS, PhD

Ping Du, MD, MS, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences
Cancer Institute, Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis
Scientific Program:Cancer Control

Research Interests

  • HIV
  • Gonorrhea
  • Public Health
  • Chlamydia
  • Incidence
  • Young Adult
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
  • Health Resources
  • Censuses
  • Papillomavirus Vaccines
  • Population

Recent Publications


Du, P 2019, Human papillomavirus infection and cervical cancer in HIV+ women. in Cancer Treatment and Research. Cancer Treatment and Research, vol. 177, Springer International Publishing, pp. 105-129.


Pinto, C, Dorn, LD, Chinchilli, V & Du, P 2018, 'Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Acquisition among Adolescents and Young Adults in Pennsylvania: A Rural and Urban Comparison', Sexually Transmitted Diseases, vol. 45, no. 2, pp. 99-102.
Yingst, J, Foulds, J, Veldheer, S & Du, P 2019, 'Device characteristics of long term electronic cigarette users: A follow-up study', Addictive Behaviors, vol. 91, pp. 238-243.
Yingst, JM, Lester, C, Veldheer, S, Allen, SI, Du, P & Foulds, J 2018, 'E-cigarette users commonly stealth vape in places where e-cigarette use is prohibited', Tobacco Control.


Pinto, C, Dorn, LD, Chinchilli, V, Du, P & Chi, G 2017, 'Rural counties chlamydia and gonorrhea rates in Pennsylvania among adolescents and young adults' Annals of Epidemiology, vol. 27, no. 9, pp. 606-610.e2.


Wang, YY, Du, P, Huang, F, Li, DJ, Gu, J, Shen, FM & Jiang, YY 2016, 'Antimicrobial prescribing patterns in a large tertiary hospital in Shanghai, China', International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, vol. 48, no. 6, pp. 666-673.
Liu, G, Kong, L & Du, P 2016, 'HPV vaccine completion and dose adherence among commercially insured females aged 9 through 26 years in the US', Papillomavirus Research, vol. 2, pp. 1-8.
Kadry, Z, Schaefer, EW, Shah, RA, Krok, K, Du, P, Bezinover, D, Janicki, P, Jain, A, Gusani, NJ, Schreibman, I, Hollenbeak, CS & Riley III, T 2016, 'Portal hypertension. An underestimated entity?', Annals of surgery, vol. 263, no. 5, pp. 986-991.


Du, P, Crook, T, Whitener, C, Albright, P, Greenawalt, D & Zurlo, J 2015, 'HIV transmission risk behaviors among people living with HIV/AIDS: The need to integrate HIV prevention interventions and public health strategies into HIV care' Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. E1-E10.
Du, P, Camacho, F, McCall-Hosenfeld, J, Lengerich, E, Meyers, C & Christensen, N 2015, 'Human papillomavirus vaccination among adults and children in 5 US states', Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, vol. 21, no. 6, pp. 573-583.
King, C, Du, P, Otieno, W & Stoute, J 2015, 'Use of mosquito preventive measures is associated with increased RBC CR1 levels in a malaria holoendemic area of western Kenya', American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, vol. 92, no. 1, pp. 34-38.

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