Announcements

ReACH/IIMS Announce 2019-2020 Population Health Pilot Grants Program

The ReACH Center, in conjunction with the Institute for Integration of Medicine and Science (IIMS) have announced the 2019-2020 ReACH/IIMS Population Health Pilot Grants Program.  Applications are due January 13, 2020 by 5:00 pm.  To learn more about this RFA please visit our ReACH/IIMS Popultion Health Pilot Grants page! 

ReACH is Seeking a Research Area Specialist!

The ReACH Center is recruiting for a Research Area Specialist-Associate position.  For more information about this opening, please visit our Staff Opportunites page.  

Become a Member of the ReACH Center

Do you have an interest in the health of San Antonio and the South Texas region?  Become a member of the ReACH Cenrer!  Membership is free provides the opportunity to get involved with shaping the future of population health, clinical and translational research in South Texas!  For more information and to sign up click here!

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Waridibo Allison, MD, PhD

Waridibo Allison, MD, PhD
Contact: 

Waridibo "Wari" Allison MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
UT Health San Antonio

UT Health San Antonio
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
MSC: 7881
San Antonio, TX 78229
Phone:  (210) 567-0939
Fax: (210) 567-4670
email: allisonw@uthscsa.edu

Waridibo (Wari) Allison, MD, PhD is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Infectious Disease at UT Health San Antonio and Medical Director at the San Antonio AIDS Foundation (SAAF). She has an adjunct appointment as Assistant Professor of Population Health at New York University (NYU). She graduated from Imperial College School of Medicine, London and completed internal medicine residency at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and infectious disease fellowship at NYU. She holds a PhD in Public Health from the Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Australia. Dr. Allison is passionate about improving access to health care for under-served, disadvantaged populations in the US and in resource limited settings overseas, whether that disadvantage is geographical, racial, cultural, gender-based or economical. Her current research focuses on prevention, screening and linkage to care in relation to HIV and viral hepatitis, particularly hepatitis C. She has clinical responsibility for people living with HIV attending the SAAF Care Clinic and as an attending physician on the inpatient infectious disease service at University Hospital, San Antonio. She is the principal investigator/program director of a federal Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) funded 'project of national significance' for "Curing Hepatitis C among People of Color Living with HIV".

Research Interests: 

Hepatitis C, HIV, Human Papillomavirus (HPV)