Joanne D. Stekler

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



BA Biology, Williams College, 1992
MD Medicine (MD), Duke University, 1997
MPH Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2004



University of Washington
Box 359931
Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
Harborview Medical Center
325 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104

Research Areas

Research Interests

Dr. Joanne Stekler's research centers on HIV testing and HIV prevention. She is a national expert on HIV tests, particularly focused on acute HIV infection and point-of-care testing. She started the first community-based clinic for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) in Seattle and is currently working to increase access to PrEP and PrEP adherence across Washington State.

Recent Publications (PubMed)

Preferences for and Experiences of an HIV-Prevention Mobile App Designed for Transmasculine People: Pilot Feasibility Trial and Qualitative Investigation.
(2023 Sep 21)
JMIR Form Res 7(): e51055
Jones J, Butler G, Woody M, Castel AD, Kulie P, Sheets M, Scheim AI, Reisner SL, Valencia R, Wang M, Stekler JD, Sullivan PS, Stephenson R

Buy or Build: Challenges Developing Consumer Digital Health Interventions.
(2023 Aug 4)
Appl Clin Inform
Saver B, Marquard J, Gummeson J, Stekler J, Scanlan J

Seroconversion, seroreversion, and serowaffling among participants initiating antiretroviral therapy in Project DETECT.
(2023 May)
Int J STD AIDS 34(6): 385-394
Stekler JD, Violette LR, Niemann LA, McMahan VM, Katz DA, Chavez PR, Clark HA, Cornelius-Hudson A, McDougal SJ, Delaney KP

Could Home Human Immunodeficiency Virus Self-Testing Ever Become a Game Changer?
(2023 May 3)
Clin Infect Dis 76(9): 1681-1684
Wood BR, Stekler JD

Barriers and facilitators to implementing a Pharmacist, Physician, and Patient Navigator-Collaborative Care Model (PPP-CCM) to treat hepatitis C among people who inject drugs.
(2023 Jan)
Int J Drug Policy 111(): 103924
Austin EJ, Gojic AJ, Bhatraju EP, Pierce KA, Pickering EI, Tung EL, Scott JD, Hansen RN, Glick SN, Stekler JD, Connolly NC, Villafuerte S, McPadden M, Deutsch S, Ninburg M, Kubiniec R, Williams EC, Tsui JI

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