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Anne Kress Monroe, M.D., M.S.P.H.

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Assistant Professor of Medicine


Expertise: Infectious Disease

Research Interests: Optimizing care of HIV-infected patients with medical comorbidities; Cardiovascular disease risk reduction in HIV-infected patients


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Dr. Anne Monroe is an assistant professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Her areas of clinical expertise include infectious diseases. 

Dr. Monroe earned her M.D. from SUNY at Stony Brook School of Medicine. She completed her residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital and performed a fellowship in internal medicine at Johns Hopkins. 

Her research interests include optimizing care of HIV-infected patients with medical comorbidities and cardiovascular disease risk reduction in HIV-infected patients.

Dr. Monroe was the 2011 recipient of the Society of General Internal Medicine’s Linn Award, which funds young investigators to study or improve the quality of life for persons with AIDS or HIV infection. more


  • Assistant Professor of Medicine



  • MD, SUNY at Stony Brook School of Medicine (2005)


  • Jackson Memorial Hospital / Internal Medicine (2008)


  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Internal Medicine (2012)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine / Internal Medicine (2008)

Research & Publications

Research Summary

Dr. Monroe’s research interests include retention in HIV care and metabolic and cardiovascular complications of HIV.

Lab Website: Anne Monroe Lab

Selected Publications

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Monroe AK, Levine RB, Clark JM, Bickel J, MacDonald SM, Resar LM. "Through a Gender Lens: A View of Gender and Leadership Positions in a Department of Medicine." J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2015 Jul 22. [Epub ahead of print]

Monroe AK, Fu W, Zikusoka MN, Jacobson LP, Witt MD, Palella FJ, Kingsley LA, Post WS, Brown TT. "Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels and statin treatment by HIV status among multicenter AIDS cohort study men." AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2015 Jun;31(6):593-602. doi: 10.1089/AID.2014.0126. Epub 2015 Mar 9.

Monroe AK, Glesby MJ, Brown TT. "Diagnosing and managing diabetes in HIV-infected patients: current concepts." Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Feb 1;60(3):453-62. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciu779. Epub 2014 Oct 13.

Monroe AK, Brown TT. "Free testosterone for hypogonadism assessment in HIV-infected men." Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Jun;58(11):1640. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciu129. Epub 2014 Mar 5.

Monroe AK, Burkholder BM, Butler NJ, Duffield AS. "Sclerouveitis associated with Rosai-Dorfman disease in an HIV-infected patient." Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2014 Jun;22(3):236-8. doi: 10.3109/09273948.2013.767914. Epub 2014 Feb 24.

Monroe AK, Rowe TL, Moore RD, Chander G. Medication adherence in HIV-positive patients with diabetes or hypertension: a focus group study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2013 Nov 25;13:488. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-13-488. PMID: 24274688

Kenya S, Jones J, Arheart K, Kobetz E, Chida N, Baer S, Powell A, Symes S, Hunte T, Monroe A, Carrasquillo O. Using community health workers to improve clinical outcomes among people living with HIV: a randomized controlled trial. AIDS Behav. 2013 Nov;17(9):2927-34. doi: 10.1007/s10461-013-0440-1. PMID: 23515640

Monroe AK, Dobs AS. The effect of androgens on lipids. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2013 Apr;20(2):132-9. doi: 10.1097/MED.0b013e32835edb71. Review. PMID: 23422242

Monroe AK, Dobs AS, Cofrancesco J Jr, Brown TT. Testosterone and Abnormal Glucose Metabolism in an Inner-City Cohort. J Mens health. 2012 Sep;9(3). doi: 10.1016/j.jomh.2012.03.010. PMID: 24174995

Monroe AK, Chander G, Moore RD. Control of medical comorbidities in individuals with HIV. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2011 Dec 15;58(5):458-62. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e31823801c4. PMID: 22083037

Monroe AK, Dobs AS, Xu X, Palella FJ, Kingsley LA, Witt MD, Brown TT. Sex hormones, insulin resistance, and diabetes mellitus among men with or at risk for HIV infection. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2011 Oct 1;58(2):173-80. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e3182278c09. PMID: 21705912

Activities & Honors


  • Linn Award, Society of General Internal Medicine, 2011

Professional Activities

  • Member, Task Force on Women's Academic Careers in Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, 2012 - 2013
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