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Stacey Trooskin

Stacey Trooskin, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department: Medicine: Division of Infectious Diseases & HIV Medicine

Practices: Drexel Infectious Diseases & HIV Medicine

Specialties: Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases, HIV


  • MD - UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine (2007)
  • PhD in Public Health - UMDNJ School of Public Health (2005)
  • MPH - Yale University School of Epidemiology and Public Health (2001)

Dr. Stacey Trooskin specializes in infectious diseases, HIV medicine, HIV/HCV co-infection and internal medicine. She has an interest in public health, particularly the epidemiology of hepatitis C, and identifying and overcoming barriers to testing and treatment. She founded POW, Penn Presbyterian Outreach in West Philadelphia in 2011, now renamed Philadelphia Outreach Workers.

Read Dr. Trooskin's Women in Medicine and Science Committee highlight.


  • American College of Physicians
  • Infectious Disease Society of America

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Clinical Services

Hepatitis C, HIV, Internal medicine, Infectious diseases


  • Infectious Diseases - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (2011)


  • Internal Medicine - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (2010)

Dr. Trooskin is an assistant professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine. She works closely with health professional students to have them trained as HIV and HCV counselors and testers.


Recently Published Full-Length Papers

“Keeping the faith: African American faith leaders' perspectives and recommendations for reducing racial disparities in HIV/AIDS infection”
Nunn A, Cornwall A, Chute N, Sanders J, Thomas G, James G, Lally M, Trooskin S, Flanigan T
PLoS One, 7(5); 2012.

"Risk of Myocardial Infarction Associated with Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection: A Population-Based Cohort Study"
Forde KA, Haynes K, Troxel A, Trooskin S, Ostermann MT, Kimmel S, Lewis JD, LoRe V III
Journal of Viral Hepatitis, Sept 11, 2011.

"Examining Hepatitis C Virus Testing Practices in Primary Care Clinics"
Almario CV, Velez M, Trooskin SB, Navarro VJ
Journal of Viral Hepatitis, August 18, 2011.

"Prevalance of HCV Risk Factors in Hispanic-American Sub Populations"
Trooskin SB, Vega M, Rossi S, Winn R, Axelrod DJ, McNeal S, Herrine SK, Navarro VJ
Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, pulished online Sept 1, 2009.

"An Unusual Presentation of Pemphigus Vulgaris"
Houghton J, Ianosi-Irimie M, Trooskin SB, Hazar M
Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 4(1) 68-70: 2008.

“Hepatitis C risk assessment, testing and referral for treatment in urban primary care: role of race and ethnicity”
Trooskin SB, Navarro VJ, Winn RJ, Axelrod DJ, McNeal AS, Velez M, Herrine SK, Rossi S
World J Gastroenterol, 21;13(7):1074-8, Feb 2007.

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