Physician Education: Bridging Clinical Research and Patient Care

Faculty Profile

Director, Women's Service
Partnership Comprehensive Care Practice
Drexel University College of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Topics of Professional Interest:
  • Factors that contribute to the prevention of perinatal transmission
  • Rapid HIV testing of women who have not had prenatal care
  • Antiretroviral use in HIV-seropositive pregnant women
  • Success of colposcopy service in a community-based HIV clinic
  • Depression incidence in HIV-infected pregnant women
  • Family planning for women with HIV
  • Pregnancy and other gynecological issues for women with HIV
  • Primary care for women with HIV
  • Preconception counseling for HIV-infected or HIV-discordant partners
Current Professional Summary:

Ms Aaron is a member of the Perinatal HIV Guidelines Working Group of the US Public Health Service Task Force. She is also a member of the adjunct faculty at the Drexel University School of Nursing in Philadelphia. She is a certified HIV provider of the American Academy of HIV Medicine.

Committees and Organizations:
  • Member, Perinatal HIV Guidelines Working Group, US Public Health Service Task Force
  • Member, Association of Nurses in AIDS Care
Education:
  • University of Pennsylvania, MSN (1992)
  • Temple University Nursing School, BSN (1977)