Paul Drain

Adjunct Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Associate Professor, Global Health
Associate Professor, Medicine - Allergy and Infectious Dis.



MD Medicine (MD), University of Washington, 2007
MPH Epidemiology and International Health, University of Washington, 2001
BA Microbiology, Miami University (Ohio), 1996



Box 359927
325 Ninth Ave
Seattle, WA 98104

Research Interests

  • Infectious diseases
  • Improve the diagnosis and treatment for tuberculosis, HIV, and HIV-related opportunistic infections

Recent Publications (PubMed)

Clinic-based diabetes screening at the time of HIV testing and associations with poor clinical outcomes in South Africa: a cohort study.
(2021 Aug 10)
BMC Infect Dis 21(1): 789
Kubiak RW, Kratz M, Motala AA, Galagan S, Govere S, Brown ER, Moosa MS, Drain PK

Lower Urine Tenofovir Concentrations Among Individuals Taking Tenofovir Alafenamide Versus Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate: Implications for Point-of-Care Testing.
(2021 Jul)
Open Forum Infect Dis 8(7): ofab200
Johnson KA, Niu X, Glidden DV, Castillo-Mancilla JR, Yager J, MaWhinney S, Morrow M, Okochi H, Cressey TR, Drain PK, Gandhi M, Anderson PL, Spinelli MA

Prevalence of rotavirus among older children and adults with diarrhea: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
(2021 Jul 30)
Vaccine 39(33): 4577-4590
Arakaki L, Tollefson D, Kharono B, Drain PK

Laboratory Reflex and Clinic-Based Point-of-Care Cryptococcal Antigen Screening for Preventing Meningitis and Mortality Among People Living With HIV.
(2021 Aug 15)
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 87(5): 1205-1213
Drain PK, Galagan SR, Govere S, Krows M, Thulare H, Wallis CL, Gosnell BI, Moosa MY, Celum C, Bassett IV

Current state of commercial point-of-care nucleic acid tests for infectious diseases.
(2021 Apr 21)
Analyst 146(8): 2449-2462
Zhang JY, Bender AT, Boyle DS, Drain PK, Posner JD

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