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Sheela Shenoi, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases); Medical Director, General Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine; Core Faculty, Connecticut AIDS Education & Training Center; Associate Director, Office of Global Health, Yale Medicine; Co-Director, Global Health & Equity Distinction Pathway, Medicine; South Africa Site Director, Global Health Scholars Program, Yale Medicine; Affiliated Faculty, Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS, Yale School of Public Health; Affiliated Faculty, Center for Methods in Implementation and Prevention Science, Yale School of Public Health; Affiliated Faculty, Yale Institute for Global Health

Contact Information

Sheela Shenoi, MD, MPH

Patient Care Locations

Mailing Address

  • 135 College Street

    New Haven, CT 06510

    United States

Education & Training

  • Fellowship
    Yale University (2009)
  • Internship & Residency
    Yale University (2005)
  • MD
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine (2002)
  • MPH
    Tulane University (1997)
  • BA
    Smith College (1996)


  • Strengthening health systems in Liberia
    Monrovia, Liberia 2018
    To improve the clinical and research skills of medical trainees in infectious diseases in post-Ebola Liberia
  • HIV & Aging
    Kyiv, Ukraine 2018
    To characterize the epidemiology of older adults living with HIV in Ukraine
  • TB Education and Counseling in HIV-prevalent settings (TEACH) in Kampala, Uganda
    Kampala, Uganda 2017
    This preliminary study will use implementation science to adapt and introduce a intervention to improve uptake of guidelines on education and counseling among HIV-TB co-infected patients initiating TB treatment in South Africa and Uganda.
  • TB & HIV
    Tugela Ferry, South Africa 2009
    Clinical research to improve outcomes of patients with TB and HIV in resource limited settings

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Hecht Global Health Faculty Network AwardYale Institute for Global Health2021
Macmillan Center Faculty Award2019
Hecht Albert Global Health Innovation AwardYale University2018
Global Health Equity Scholar ProgramFogarty International Center2013
Fulbright Scholar, 2009-20102009
Fogarty International Clinical Research Fellowship 2008-2010NIH2008

Professional Service

Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (JAIDS)Reviewer2021
NIH AIDS Research Committee Study SectionAd-hoc Member2021
BMC Public HealthAssociate Editor2021 - Present
Infectious Disease Society of America Annual MeetingAbstract Grader 2021 - Present
NIH HIV Coinfections and HIV Associated Cancers Study SectionAd-hoc reviewer2020
BMC Infectious DiseasesReviewer2020 - Present
African Journal of AIDS ResearchReviewer2020 - Present
Infectious Disease Society of America Grants for Emerging Researchers/Clinicians Mentorship ProgramCommittee Member2020 - Present
Infectious Disease Society of America Mentorship ProgramMentor2020 - Present
North American Chapter, International Union Against TB & Lung DiseaseCommittee Member2020 - Present
Leila Day Nursery Covid AdvisorsMember2020 - Present
Global Public HealthReviewer2018 - Present
International AIDS Society Annual MeetingAbstract Grader 2017 - Present
Clinical Infectious DiseasesReviewer2016 - 2020
The Nest, Alphabet Academy Parental Advisory CommitteeMember2016 - 2020
BMC Infectious DiseasesAssociate Editor2016 - Present
UK Medical Research CouncilGrant Reviewer2015 - 2019
University of Cape TownMaster’s in Public Health Thesis Reviewer2015
Union World Conference on Lung Health Annual MeetingAbstract Grader 2015 - Present
BMC Public HealthReviewer2014 - 2018
South African National TB ConferenceAbstract Grader 2014 - 2018
Yale Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDSPilot Project Review Committee2014
UK Wellcome TrustGrant Reviewer2012
Philanjalo Board, Philanjalo NGO, Tugela Ferry, South AfricaSecretary2012 - Present
PloS OneReviewer2012 - Present
Intern Selection Committee, Yale Traditional Internal Medicine Residency ProgramInterviewer2011 - Present
Intern Selection Committee, Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency ProgramInterviewer2011 - Present
Infectious Disease FellowshipInterviewer2011 - Present
Global Health Program CommitteeCommittee Member2010 - Present

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