Disparities across the PrEP cascade: PrEP initiation, PrEP persistence, and appropriate HIV/STI testing

Matt Spinelli is a second-year infectious diseases fellow in the Division of HIV, ID, and Global Medicine and an HIV and PrEP provider at Ward 86. His research, under research mentors Dr. Susan Buchbinder and Dr. Monica Gandhi, examines the PrEP cascade at a time of increasing uptake in San Francisco using implementation science methods. His research focus is on disparities in PrEP uptake, PrEP persistence, and routine care delivery for PrEP users participating in primary care health systems.