Evelyn Hsieh Donroe, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology); Assistant Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases)

Research Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Rheumatology | Rheumatology, Allergy, & Immunology: Rheumatology

School of Public Health: Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS | Chronic Disease Epidemiology | Yale Network for Global Non-Communicable Diseases (NGN)

Yale Institute for Global Health

Research Interests

Education; Epidemiology; Global Health; Musculoskeletal Diseases; Osteoporosis; Rheumatology; Women's Health

Extensive Research Description

Osteoporosis and Fracture Among Individuals with HIV in China

Rheumatoid Arthritis-Associated Osteoporosis and Fracture

Vertebral Fractures Among Breast Cancer Survivors in China

Osteoporosis Risk Factors, Knowledge and Health Beliefs among Women from a Peri-Urban Community in Peru

Prevalence and Risk Factors for Osteoporosis among Women with HIV in Lima, Peru

Access to Training and Use of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound among Rheumatologists in China

Activities

  • Access to Training and Use of Muscuskeletal Ultrasound among Rheumatologists in China Beijing, China (2016)

  • Osteoporosis Risk Factors, Knowledge and Health Beliefs among Women from a Peri-Urban Community in Peru Lima, Peru (2015)

  • Osteoporosis Among Individuals with HIV in China Beijing, China (2012)

    These studies aim to measure and explore mechanisms associated with bone loss among Chinese individuals with human immunodeficiency viral after initiation of antiretroviral therapy (ART), with a special interest in tenofovir-based regimens which have been available first line in China since 2012....

  • Vertebral Fractures Among Breast Cancer Survivors in China Beijing, China (2012)

    The objective of this pilot study is to measure vertebral fracture prevalence, and explore knowledge and health beliefs surrounding osteoporosis among a cohort of Chinese breast cancer survivors compared with healthy age-matched controls.

  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Migrant Female Sex Workers in Peru Lima, Peru (2004 - 2010)

    The goal of this project was to examine the prevalence and types of human papilloma virus infection and other sexually transmitted infections including HTLV in Peruvian female sex workers (FSW), migrant FSW working in Peru, and unregistered FSW.

  • Private Sector Health Providers and Sexually Transmitted Infections Management in Peru Peru (2004 - 2007)

    Using data collected as part of the Prevention of sexually transmitted infections in urban communities (Peru PREVEN) multicomponent community-randomised controlled trial, we assessed the role of private sector physicians and midwives in the management of sexually transmitted infections in the...

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Evelyn Hsieh Donroe, MD, PhD
Office Location
The Anlyan Center
300 Cedar Street, Ste S-425D

New Haven, CT 06519
Mailing Address
Rheumatology300 Cedar Street TAC S-525
PO Box 208031

New Haven, CT 06520-8031