Andrew E. Petroll, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Disease)
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
Dr. Petroll is an infectious disease specialist with a focus on the care of HIV-positive patients. His research interests include how patients' risk behaviors for HIV transmission are addressed in clinical settings, how patient-physician interactions affect the disclosure and discussion of HIV risk behaviors, and how patient and physician characteristics influence such discussions. He is interested in studying the effectiveness of interventions aimed at improving HIV risk behavior discussions between health care providers and both HIV-negative and HIV-positive patients, assessing HIV testing behaviors within high-risk populations, and intervening to increase serostatus testing.
Telephone: 414.955.7700 | Fax: 414.287.4206
MD: Infectious Diseases; University of Wisconsin, Madison
MS: Epidemiology; Medical College of Wisconsin
BS: Molecular Biology; University of Wisconsin, Madison