PhD, 2013, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
MHS, 2007, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
BA, 2004, Wesleyan University
Honors & Awards
Excellence in Abstract Submission for New Investigators. HIV/AIDS Section. American Public Health Association
NIH Loan Repayment Program. National Center on Minority Health & Health Disparities. (2014-2017)
Sommer Scholarship (Full tuition and stipend). The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
David Rosenstein Award for Best Student Paper. American Public Health Association: HIV/AIDS Section, 2011
The Deans Teaching Fellowship. Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University, 2012
Areas of Expertise
Adolescent Health, Disparities / Inequalities in Health, Immigrant Health, Minority Health, Underserved Populations, HIV/AIDS, Lesbian / Gay / Bisexual / Transgender Health, Sexuality, Urban Health
Philbin MM, Wilson PA, Parker RG, Parker CM, Garcia J, Hirsch JS. (2016) The Promise of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for Black MSM in New York City: An ecological approach to attitudes, beliefs, and barriers. AIDS Patient Care and STDs. 30(6): 282-290
Hirsch JS, Philbin MM. (2016) The heroines of their own stories: Insights from the use of life history drawings in research with a transnational migrant community. Global Public Health. 11(5-6): 762-782
Philbin MM, Tanner AE, DuVal A, Xu, JH, Ellen JM, Bethel J, Kapogiannis B, Fortenberry JD. (2016) HIV testing, care referral and linkage to care intervals affect time to engagement in care for newly diagnosed HIV-infected adolescents in fifteen adolescent medicine clinics in the United States. JAIDS. 72(2): 222-229
Tanner AE, Philbin MM, DuVal A, Ellen JM, Kapogiannis B, Fortenberry JD. (In Press) Transition to Adult Care for HIV-Positive Adolescent Patients. Transitioning adolescents with HIV to adult care: Examining processes at twelve adolescent medicine clinics. Journal of Pediatric Nursing.
Metsch L, Philbin MM, Parish C, Shiu K, Frimpong JA, Giang LM. (2015) HIV testing, care, and treatment among women who use drugs from a global perspective: progress and challenges. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. Jun 1; 69 Suppl 1:S162-S168.
Philbin MM, Tanner AE, DuVal A, Ellen JM, Xu JH, Kapogiannis B, Bethel J, Fortenberry JD. (2014) Factors affecting linkage to care and engagement in care for newly diagnosed HIV-positive adolescents within fifteen adolescent medicine clinics in the United States. AIDS & Behavior. 18(8): 1501-15-10
Philbin MM, Zhang, FJ. (2014) Exploring Stakeholder Perceptions of Facilitators and Barriers to Using Needle Exchange Programs in Yunnan Province, China. PLoS ONE 9(2): e86873.
Tanner AE, Philbin MM, DuVal A, Ellen JM, Kapogiannis B, Fortenberry JD. (2014). Elements of, and approaches to, ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬Ãƒâ€¹Ã…â€œyouth friendlyÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¾Ã‚Â¢ clinics: Considerations of engaging HIV-infected adolescents into care. AIDS Care. 26(2). 199-205
Philbin MM. (2014) ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬Ãƒâ€¹Ã…â€œWhat I got to go throughÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â: Normalization and HIV-Positive Adolescents. Medical Anthropology. 33(4). 288-302