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Edward W Hook, MD  
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Specialties: HIV Prevention, STDs

Interests: Microbiology, epidemiology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Medical Practice
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Education
BS, Hobart & William Smith CollegesUndergraduate, 1972 - 1972
MD, Cornell University School of MedicineGraduate, 1976 - 1976
Medical Training
University of Washington - Internship - 1976 - 1976
University of Washington - Residency - 1977 - 1980
University of Washington - Fellowship - 1980 - 1983
Affiliations
1992 - Present: Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham
1992 - Present: Medical Director, STD Control Program, Jefferson County Department of Health
2002 - Present: Professor of Microbiology
Professional Memberships
American STD Association
American College of Physicians
Professional Publications

More than 230 peer-reviewed original papers

More than 40 book chapters

Three books including Klausner, JD and Hook EW (Eds), Current Diagnosis & Treatment of Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Lange Medical Books/McGraw-Hill Medical Publishing, Feb. 2007


Honors & Awards
2002-2006 - Best Doctors in America, Infectious Diseases
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