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
  • Therapeutics
  • Young Adult
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Health Resources
  • Censuses
  • Papillomavirus Vaccines

Recent Publications


Du, P, Fan, T, Yingst, J, Veldheer, S, Hrabovsky, S, Chen, C & Foulds, J 2019, 'Changes in E-Cigarette Use Behaviors and Dependence in Long-term E-Cigarette Users', American Journal of Preventive Medicine, vol. 57, no. 3, pp. 374-383.
Saini, E, Ali, M, Du, P, Crook, T & Zurlo, J 2019, 'Early Infectious Disease Outpatient Follow-up of Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy Patients Reduces 30-Day Readmission', Clinical Infectious Diseases, vol. 69, no. 5, ciz073, pp. 865-868.
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 & 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.




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.

Clinical Trials Search

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