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Homayoon Farzadegan

Departmental Affiliations

Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Center & Institute Affiliations

Contact Info

615 N. Wolfe Street, Room E7140

Research Interests

Epidemiology,infectious diseases, viral diseases transmitted by blood and other body fluids; and epidemiology and natural history studies, biorepository, genetc epi studies.


Experiences & Accomplishments
University of Georgia

Research interests include infectious diseases, viral diseases transmitted by blood and other body fluids, epidemiology and natural history studies, and genetic epi.

Honors & Awards

 2003, 2007, 2008, 2009  Golden Apple Award for excellence in teaching

Select Publications
  • Click here for a complete list of Dr. Farzadegan's PubMed citations

  • 1: Marks MA, Gravitt PE, Burk RR, Studentsov Y, Farzadegan H, Klein SL. Progesterone and 17{beta}-estradiol enhance regulatory esponses to HPV 16 VLP in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from healthy women. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2010 Feb 3. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 20130130.

  • 2: Khurana S, Norris PJ, Busch MP, Haynes BF, Park S, Sasono P, Mlisana K, Salim AK, Hecht FM, Mulenga J, Chomba E, Hunter E, Allen S, Nemo G, Rodriguez-Chavez
    IR; Women's Interagency HIV Study Collaborative Study Group, Margolick JB; Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study (MACS), Golding H. HIV-Selectest enzyme immunoassay
    and rapid test: ability to detect seroconversion following HIV-1 infection. J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Jan;48(1):281-5. Epub 2009 Nov 11. PubMed PMID: 19906903;
    PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2812287.

  • 3: Becker JT, Kingsley L, Mullen J, Cohen B, Martin E, Miller EN, Ragin A, Sacktor N, Selnes OA, Visscher BR; Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study. Vascular risk factors, HIV serostatus, and cognitive dysfunction in gay and bisexual men.
    Neurology. 2009 Oct 20;73(16):1292-9. PubMed PMID: 19841381; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2764414.

  • 4: López-Gatell H, Cole SR, Margolick JB, Witt MD, Martinson J, Phair JP, Jacobson LP; Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study. Effect of tuberculosis on the survival of HIV-infected men in a country with low tuberculosis incidence. AIDS.
    2008 Sep 12;22(14):1869-73. PubMed PMID: 18753866.

ALIVE - AIDS Linked to the IntraVenous Experience