Graduate School
Tulane University , Parasitology
Medical School
University of Yaounde (1989), Medicine


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Impact of common skin diseases on children in rural Côte d'Ivoire with leprosy and Buruli ulcer co-endemicity: A mixed methods study.
Yotsu RR, Comoé CC, Ainyakou GT, Konan N, Akpa A, Yao A, Aké J, Vagamon B, Abbet Abbet R, Bedimo R, Hay R, PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2020 05 14 5 e0008291
Integrated stepped alcohol treatment for patients with HIV and liver disease: A randomized trial.
Edelman EJ, Maisto SA, Hansen NB, Cutter CJ, Dziura J, Deng Y, Fiellin LE, O'Connor PG, Bedimo R, Gibert CL, Marconi VC, Rimland D, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Simberkoff MS, Tate JP, Justice AC, Bryant KJ, Fiellin DA, J Subst Abuse Treat 2019 Nov 106 97-106
Statin use and medically attended acute respiratory illness among influenza vaccine recipients.
Cutrell JB, Drechsler H, Bedimo R, Alvarez CA, Mansi IA, Vaccine 2019 Sep
Antiretroviral Activity of AMD11070 (An Orally Administered CXCR4 Entry Inhibitor): Results of NIH/NIAID AIDS Clinical Trials Group Protocol A5210.
Johnson VA, Cramer YS, Rosenkranz SL, Becker S, Klingman KL, Kallungal B, Coakley E, Acosta EP, Calandra G, Saag MS, AIDS Res. Hum. Retroviruses 2019 Aug 35 8 691-697
Comparable viral decay with initial dolutegravir plus lamivudine versus dolutegravir-based triple therapy.
Gillman J, Janulis P, Gulick R, Wallis CL, Berzins B, Bedimo R, Smith K, Aboud M, Taiwo B, J. Antimicrob. Chemother. 2019 Aug 74 8 2365-2369
Short-term outcomes for lung cancer resection surgery in HIV infection.
Sigel KM, Stone K, Wisnivesky JP, Park LS, Kong CY, Silverberg MJ, Brown S, Goetz M, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Gibert C, Shebl F, Bedimo R, Wadia R, King J, Crothers K, AIDS 2019 Jul 33 8 1353-1360
Microvascular Disease, Peripheral Artery Disease and Amputation.
Beckman JA, Duncan MS, Damrauer SM, Wells QS, Barnett JV, Wasserman DH, Bedimo RJ, Butt AA, Marconi VC, Sico JJ, Tindle HA, Bonaca MP, Aday AW, Freiberg MS, Circulation 2019 Jul
Impact of Availability of Telehealth Programs on Documented HIV Viral Suppression: A Cluster-Randomized Program Evaluation in the Veterans Health Administration.
Ohl ME, Richardson K, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Bedimo R, Marconi V, Morano JP, Jones MP, Vaughan-Sarrazin M, Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 Jun 6 6 ofz206
Association of Syndemic Unhealthy Alcohol Use, Cigarette Use, and Depression With All-Cause Mortality Among Adults Living With and Without HIV Infection: Veterans Aging Cohort Study.
Chichetto NE, Kundu S, Freiberg MS, Butt AA, Crystal S, So-Armah KA, Cook RL, Braithwaite RS, Fiellin DA, Khan MR, Bryant KJ, Gaither JR, Barve SS, Crothers K, Bedimo RJ, Warner AL, Tindle HA, Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 Jun 6 6 ofz188
No Evidence for an Association between Statin Use and Lower Biomarkers of HIV Persistence or Immune Activation/Inflammation During Effective ART.
Bedimo RJ, Mar H, Bosch RJ, Drechsler H, Cyktor JC, Macatangay BJC, Lalama C, Rinaldo C, Collier A, Godfrey C, Hogg E, Hensel C, Eron JJ, Mcmahon DK, Mellors JW, Tebas P, Gandhi RT, J. Acquir. Immune Defic. Syndr. 2019 Jun

Honors & Awards

  • Fellow
    American College of Physicians (2007)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
    Ohio Epsilon Chapter (2001)
  • Resident of the Year Award
    Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, Ohio (2001)
  • Teacher of the Year
    Internal Medicine Residency, WSU Internal Medicine (2001)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • International AIDS Society - USA (2006)
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America (2001)
  • American College of Physicians (1998)
  • American Medical Association (1998)
  • Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (1994)