Awards : Distinguished Alumni Award

Anne Marie Rompalo, M.D. ‘79

Anne Marie Rompalo, M.D. ’79 is an associate professor of medicine, epidemiology, and obstetrics and gynecology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. She has published more than 50 peer-reviewed articles and has authored or co-authored 11 book chapters. She is medical director of the CDC-sponsored Region III Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD)/HIV Prevention Training Center (PTC); has previously held the position of acting medical director of the Baltimore City Health Department’s STD Clinics; and has been principal investigator of the Baltimore site’s HIV Epidemiology Research Study, a nine-year longitudinal observation study of HIV-infected women. Rompalo has over eight years of experience as the medical director of the STD/HIV PTC, and over 15 years of experience as a lecturer in the field of STD and HIV. She has been an expert consultant and presenter for the 1998 and 2001 CDC STD Treatment Guidelines; developed curriculum for the National Network of Prevention Training Centers; and was a consultant for the CDC’s Program Operations Guidelines for STD Prevention. She is currently formulating the Health Resources and Services Administration’s HIV/AIDS Bureau response to the national syphilis elimination plan.