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Florence Momplaisir

Florence Momplaisir, MD, MSHP

Assistant Professor

Department: Medicine: Division of Infectious Diseases & HIV Medicine

Practices: Drexel Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine

Specialties: Infectious Diseases, HIV


  • MSHP - University of Pennsylvania (2012)
  • MD - Penn State College of Medicine (2006)
  • BS in Biology - Louisiana State University (2002)

Florence Momplaisir, MD, MSHP, is an infectious diseases specialist in Center City Philadelphia. She is board certified in internal medicine.


  • Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)
  • Society of General Internal Medicine
    • Minorities in Medicine Committee Member
    • HIV Interest Group Member
  • American College of Physicians
    • Health and Public Policy Committee

Awards and Honors

  • Young Investigator Award, Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, 2013
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) Trainee Travel Grant, 2013
  • Special Recognition Award, Pennsylvania Chapter of the American College of Physicians, 2012
  • Best poster, Society of General Internal Medicine Mid-Atlantic Meeting, 2011
  • Lipkin finalist, Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting, 2011

In the News

Clinical Services

HIV infection, Infectious diseases


  • General Internal Medicine - University of Pennsylvania
  • Infectious Diseases - Temple University Hospital


  • Internal Medicine - UMDNJ/Cooper University Hospital (2009)


  • Internal Medicine - UMDNJ/Cooper University Hospital (2007)

Dr. Momplaisir is an assistant professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases & HIV Medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine. She serves as preceptor for the infectious diseases lecture series for fourth-year medical students.

Research Interests



Peer-Reviewed Publications

"Comparison of HIV Outcomes for Patients Linked at Hospital Versus Community-Based Clinics"
AJ Schranz, KA Brady, F Momplaisir, JP Metlay, A Stephens, B Yehia
AIDS Patient Care and STDs – accepted for publication November 3, 2014.

"HIV Testing Trends: Southeastern Pennsylvania, 2002–2010"
Momplaisir F, Fetzer B, Harhay M, Yehia B, Brady K, Long JA
AIDS Patient Care and STDs, 28(6): 303-310, June 2014

"Assessing the Overall Quality of Health Care in Persons Living with HIV in an Urban Environment"
Keller S, Yehia B, Momplaisir F, Metlay J, Brady K
AIDS Patient Care and STDs, 28(4): 198-205, April 2014

"Colorectal cancer incidence and screening in US Medicaid patients with and without HIV infection"
Keller S, Momplaisir F, Newcomb C, Liu Q, Ratcliffe S, Lo Re V, Long J.
AIDS Care 26.6: 716-722, 2014

"Preventive cancer screening practices in HIV-positive patients"
Momplaisir F, Mounzer K, Long J
AIDS Care 26.1: 87-94, 2014

"Outcomes of HIV-Infected Patients Receiving Care at Multiple Clinics."
Yehia, Baligh R., Schranz A, Momplaisir F, Keller S, Gross R, Frank I, Metlay J, Brady K.
AIDS and Behavior: 18.8: 1511-22, 2014

"The Role of Primary Care Physicians in Improving Colorectal Cancer Screening in Patients with HIV"
Momplaisir F, Long J, Badolato G, Brady K
J Gen Intern Med, 27(8):940-4, August 2012

"Vitamin D levels, natural H1N1 infection and response to H1N1 vaccine among HIV-infected individuals"
Momplaisir F, Frank I, Meyer W.A., Kim D, Kappes R, Tebas P
J AIDS Clin Res, 20;3(4):152, May 2012

Editorials, Reviews, Chapters and Case Reports

"Risk based HIV retesting: Back to the same old challenges"
Momplaisir F and Turner B
Virulence,1:2, 60-61; March/April 2010

"SIV in vaginal secretions of pregnant monkeys"
Momplaisir F and Amedee A
Published in the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation Report, August 2000

Contact Information

Practice Office

Partnership Comprehensive Care Practice
1427 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215.762.2530
Fax: 215.762.2531