Michelle Khan, MD, MPH

Fellow in Reproductive Infectious Disease


Michelle Khan, MD, MPH is an obstetrician-gynecologist and first-year Reproductive Infectious Disease fellow at UCSF.  She graduated from Duke University with a Bachelors degree in Chemistry and Spanish.  She then completed her MD at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and MPH at the UMDNJ School of Public Health.  During medical school she took a 2-year leave to work for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute-National Institutes of Health Research Scholars Program doing epidemiologic research at the National Cancer Institute in Rockville, Maryland.  Following medical school, Michelle completed residency training in GYN/OB at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.  Michelle is interested in human papillomavirus (HPV) and its use in cervical cancer screening both in the United States and in low-resource regions.  She currently is helping to organize a nationwide cervical cancer screening program in Senegal utilizing low cost HPV DNA testing.  She also serves as a clinician for the National HIV/AIDS Clinicians' Consultation Center PEPline and Perinatal Hotline, the Bay Area Perinatal AIDS Clinic, and the East Bay AIDS clinic.  Her research at UCSF is focused at the UCSF Mt. Zion Dysplasia Clinic and the SFGH Dysplasia Clinic.


Areas of Interest:

  • Cervical cancer screening in low-resource regions
  • Molecular diagnostics in cervical cancer screening
  • Alternative treatment strategies for cervical dysplasia
  • Cervical dysplasia in HIV-infected women
  • Perinatal HIV management


Updated July 2013