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Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases

Education and Employment: 

BS: Malmö University, 2000; MS: Ball State University, 2002; MD: Indiana University School of Medicine, 2013; Internal Medicine Residency: Indiana University School of Medicine, 2016; Infectious Diseases Fellowship: University of North Carolina, 2019; Clinical Instructor: University of North Carolina, 2019-2020; Assistant Professor of Medicine: University of North Carolina, 2020-present.

Specialties:  Infectious Diseases, HIV, sexually transmitted infections, adolescents, mobile health

Research/Clinical Interests:

My research interest lies in intersectional stigma as a barrier to HIV prevention for youth and young adults. My patient population primarily consists of young multiple minority individuals living with HIV or taking PrEP for HIV. I also provide gender affirming care.

PubMed publications:

Mulawa MI, Rosengren AL, Amico RK, Hightow-Weidman LB, Muessig KE. mHealth to reduce HIV-related stigma among youth: a scoping review. mHealth. Forthcoming.

Rosengren AL, Lelutiu-Weinberger C, Woodhouse EW, Sandanapitchai P, Hightow-Weidman LB. A scoping review of HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis stigma and implications for stigma-reduction interventions for men and transwomen who have sex with men. Under review.

Rosengren AL, Davy-Mendez T, Hightow-Weidman LB. Online sex partner seeking and HIV testing frequency among young Black sexual minority men. Journal of HIV/AIDS & Social Services. 2020;19(1):42-54. doi: 10.1080/15381501.2019.1692749.

Rosengren AL, Menza TW, LeGrand S, Muessig KE, Bauermeister JA, Hightow-Weidman LB. Stigma and Mobile App Use Among Young Black Men Who Have Sex With Men. AIDS Educ Prev. 2019 Dec;31(6):523-537. doi: 10.1521/aeap.2019.31.6.523. PubMed PMID: 31815533; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6938279.

Clement ME, Johnston BE, Eagle C, Taylor D, Rosengren AL, Goldstein BA, Seña AC. Advancing the HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Continuum: A Collaboration Between a Public Health Department and a Federally Qualified Health Center in the Southern United States. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2019 Aug;33(8):366-371. doi: 10.1089/apc.2019.0054. Epub 2019 Jun 24. PMID: 31233329

Daniels J, Marlin R, Medline A, Wilson G, Young S, Rosengren AL, Huang E, and Klausner J. Getting HIV Self-Test Kits into the Home for Young African American MSM in Los Angeles: A Qualitative Report. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2018 Feb;29(1): 115-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jana.2017.09.015. PMID: 29239823.

LeGrand S, Muessig KE, Horvath KJ, Rosengren AL, and Hightow-Weidman LB. Using Technology to Support HIV Self-Testing Among MSM. Curr Opin HIV AIDS. 2017 Sep;12(5):425-431. doi: 10.1097/COH.0000000000000400. PMID: 28617712. PMCID: PMC5889120.

Daniels J, Rosengren AL, Young SD, and JD Klausner. Will men who have sex with men use short-messaging-services to send photos of completed HIV self-tests to researchers? J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2016 Sep-Oct;27(5): 722-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jana.2016.05.002. PMID: 27293208.

Rosengren AL, Huang E, Daniels J, Young SD, Marlin RW and JD Klausner. Feasibility of using GrindrTM to distribute HIV self-test kits to men who have sex with men in Los Angeles, California. Sex Health. 2016 Aug; 13(4). doi: 10.1071/SH15236. PMID: 27209076.