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Claudia A. Hawkins, MD, MPH

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY


Claudia Hawkins, MD, MPH, DTM&H, is an Assistant Professor at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases and the Center for Global Health. Dr. Hawkins is a specialist in Infectious Diseases with clinical, teaching and research interests in HIV in both developed and developing countries.

Dr. Hawkins has worked previously in Kenya and Nigeria on internationally funded HIV Care and Treatment programs facilitating HIV trainings and collaborating on research studies in HIV drug resistance and HIV/Hepatitis B co-infection. She is currently the Clinical Director of the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences-Dar City-Harvard School of Public Health (MDH) PEPFAR supported HIV Care and Treatment program in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania where she oversees clinical and educational activities. She collaborates on several research projects in Tanzania in the following focus areas: HIV/Hepatitis co-infection, HIV drug resistance, antiretroviral treatment outcomes, non-communicable diseases (NCD's), and qualitative studies of patient and healthcare worker satisfaction.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Southhampton University (Uk) - 1996
  • Residency
    Henry Ford Hospital - 2002
  • Fellowship
    Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital - 2006

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine

PRIMARY LOCATION


Infectious Disease Center

676 N. Saint Clair

Arkes 940

Chicago, IL 60611

312-926-8358

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Fever of Unknown Origin
  • Fungal Infections
  • HIV and Women
  • HIV/Hepatitis Coinfection
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV/AIDS)
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Malaria
  • Nosocomial Infections
  • Oncology Infections
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Prosthetic Joint Infections
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Travel Medicine
  • Travel-related Infections
  • Tropical Infections
  • Viral Hepatitis

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • HealthLink
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus
  • Workmans Compensation