Tri Do, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor, School of Medicine


Dr. Do has been an Assistant Professor of medicine at the UCSF Center for AIDS Prevention Studies (CAPS) and the Positive Health Program (PHP) since 2004. He graduated Boston University School of Medicine's seven-year combined degree medical program in 1998 and completed his residency in internal at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in 2001. He completed a post-doctoral research fellowship in HIV/AIDS prevention at CAPS in 2004, during which time he received a Master's of Public Health in Epidemiology at UC Berkeley. He is the Principal Investigator of a national, community-based, seven-city study of HIV prevalence among 2,000 Asian and Pacific Islander MSM funded by the National Institutes of Health focusing on cultural, social, and structural correlates of risk and resiliency.

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  1. Ayala G, Bahati M, Balan E, Chang J, Do TD, Fokeerbux NA, Hassan A, Kerboghossian J, Poonkasetwatana M, Saavedra J, Spieldenner A, Thomas RM, Tohme J, Walimba J. Partner Notification: A Community Viewpoint. J Int AIDS Soc. 2019 07; 22 Suppl 3:e25291. View on Pubmed
  2. Truong HM, Fatch R, Do TD, McFarland W. Hepatitis B Vaccination and Infection Prevalence Among Men Who Have Sex With Men Who Travel Internationally. Sex Transm Dis. 2018 05; 45(5):e25-e28. View on Pubmed
  3. Scheim AI, Santos GM, Arreola S, Makofane K, Do TD, Hebert P, Thomann M, Ayala G. Inequities in access to HIV prevention services for transgender men: results of a global survey of men who have sex with men. J Int AIDS Soc. 2016; 19(3 Suppl 2):20779. View on Pubmed
  4. Santos GM, Makofane K, Arreola S, Do T, Ayala G. Reductions in access to HIV prevention and care services are associated with arrest and convictions in a global survey of men who have sex with men. Sex Transm Infect. 2017 Feb; 93(1):62-64. View on Pubmed
  5. Scheim AI, Arreola S, Do T, Makofane K, Santos GM, Thomann M, Wilson PA, Ayala G. Potential for conceptual bias in studies of racial disparities in HIV infection. . 2015 Mar 01; 68(3):e42-3. View on Pubmed
  6. Wu X, Crask M, Ramirez H, Landas T, Do TD, Honisch C, Will S, Baum PD. A simple method to elute cell-free HIV from dried blood spots improves their usefulness for monitoring therapy. J Clin Virol. 2015 Apr; 65:38-40. View on Pubmed
  7. Arreola S, Santos GM, Beck J, Sundararaj M, Wilson PA, Hebert P, Makofane K, Do TD, Ayala G. Sexual stigma, criminalization, investment, and access to HIV services among men who have sex with men worldwide. AIDS Behav. 2015 Feb; 19(2):227-34. View on Pubmed
  8. Robert Luo, Shagufta Aslam, Patrick Robinson, Anne-Marie Quinson, Tri Do. Open Forum Infectious Diseases. Identifying Optimal HIV Viral Load (VL) Thresholds for Predicting Antiretroviral Treatment Failure (TF) Using ROC Curve Analysis. 2014; 1(1):S416-S417. View on Pubmed
  9. George Ayala, Keletso Makofane, Glenn-Milo Santos, Sonya Arreola, Pato Hebert, Matthew Thomann, Patrick Wilson, Jack Beck, Tri D. Do. HIV Treatment Cascades that Leak: Correlates of Drop-off from the HIV Care Continuum among Men who have Sex with Men Worldwide. Journal of AIDS & Clinical Research. 2014; 8(5):1-8. View on Pubmed
  10. Pyun T, Santos GM, Arreola S, Do T, Hebert P, Beck J, Makofane K, Wilson PA, Ayala G. Internalized homophobia and reduced HIV testing among men who have sex with men in China. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2014 Mar; 26(2):118-25. View on Pubmed
  11. Santos GM, Do T, Beck J, Makofane K, Arreola S, Pyun T, Hebert P, Wilson PA, Ayala G. Syndemic conditions associated with increased HIV risk in a global sample of men who have sex with men. Sex Transm Infect. 2014 May; 90(3):250-3. View on Pubmed
  12. Santos GM, Beck J, Wilson PA, Hebert P, Makofane K, Pyun T, Do T, Arreola S, Ayala G. Homophobia as a barrier to HIV prevention service access for young men who have sex with men. . 2013 Aug 15; 63(5):e167-70. View on Pubmed
  13. Ayala G, Makofane K, Santos GM, Beck J, Do TD, Hebert P, Wilson PA, Pyun T, Arreola S. Access to Basic HIV-Related Services and PrEP Acceptability among Men Who Have sex with Men Worldwide: Barriers, Facilitators, and Implications for Combination Prevention. J Sex Transm Dis. 2013; 2013:953123. View on Pubmed
  14. Razonable RR, Åsberg A, Rollag H, Duncan J, Boisvert D, Yao JD, Caliendo AM, Humar A, Do TD. Virologic suppression measured by a cytomegalovirus (CMV) DNA test calibrated to the World Health Organization international standard is predictive of CMV disease resolution in transplant recipients. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Jun; 56(11):1546-53. View on Pubmed
  15. Hatano H, Jain V, Hunt PW, Lee TH, Sinclair E, Do TD, Hoh R, Martin JN, McCune JM, Hecht F, Busch MP, Deeks SG. Cell-based measures of viral persistence are associated with immune activation and programmed cell death protein 1 (PD-1)-expressing CD4+ T cells. J Infect Dis. 2013 Jul; 208(1):50-6. View on Pubmed
  16. Li JZ, Gallien S, Do TD, Martin JN, Deeks S, Kuritzkes DR, Hatano H. Prevalence and significance of HIV-1 drug resistance mutations among patients on antiretroviral therapy with detectable low-level viremia. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2012 Nov; 56(11):5998-6000. View on Pubmed
  17. Eastburn A, Scherzer R, Zolopa AR, Benson C, Tracy R, Do T, Bacchetti P, Shlipak M, Grunfeld C, Tien PC. Association of low level viremia with inflammation and mortality in HIV-infected adults. PLoS One. 2011; 6(11):e26320. View on Pubmed
  18. Cobb BR, Vaks JE, Do T, Vilchez RA. Evolution in the sensitivity of quantitative HIV-1 viral load tests. J Clin Virol. 2011 Dec; 52 Suppl 1:S77-82. View on Pubmed
  19. Do T, Duncan J, Butcher A, Liegler T. Comparative frequencies of HIV low-level viremia between real-time viral load assays at clinically relevant thresholds. J Clin Virol. 2011 Dec; 52 Suppl 1:S83-9. View on Pubmed
  20. Vu L, Choi KH, Do T. Correlates of sexual, ethnic, and dual identity: a study of young Asian and Pacific Islander men who have sex with men. AIDS Educ Prev. 2011 Oct; 23(5):423-36. View on Pubmed
  21. Wong FY, Huang ZJ, Thompson EE, De Leon JM, Shah MS, Park RJ, Do TD. Substance use among a sample of foreign- and U.S.-born southeast Asians in an urban setting. J Ethn Subst Abuse. 2007; 6(1):45-66. View on Pubmed
  22. Do TD, Hudes ES, Proctor K, Han CS, Choi KH. HIV testing trends and correlates among young Asian and Pacific Islander men who have sex with men in two U.S. cities. AIDS Educ Prev. 2006 Feb; 18(1):44-55.
  23. Do TD, Chen S, McFarland W, Secura GM, Behel SK, MacKellar DA, Valleroy LA, Cho KH. HIV testing patterns and unrecognized HIV infection among young Asian and Pacific Islander men who have sex with men in San Francisco. AIDS Educ Prev. 2005 Dec; 17(6):540-54.