The continuum of HIV care in rural communities in the United States and Canada: what is known and future research directions. Schafer K, Dillingham R, Hogg RS, Jaworsky D, Kasper K, Loutfy M, MacKenzie LJ, McManus KA, Ohl ME, Oursler KAK, Samji H, Skinner S, Rhodes SD, Sun CJ, Weissman S, Albrecht H.. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017;75(1):35-44.
weCARE: a social media-based intervention designed to increase HIV care linkage, retention, and health outcomes for racially and ethnically diverse young MSM. Tanner AE, Mann L, Song E, Alonzo J, Schafer K, Arellano E, Garcia JM, Rhodes SD.. AIDS Educ Prev. 2016;28(3):216-230.
Opiate injection-associated infective endocarditis in the southeastern United States. Hartman L, Barnes E, Bachmann L, Schafer K, Lovato J, Files DC.. Am J Med Sci. 2016;352(6):603-608.
Disseminated Balamuthia mandrillaris infection. Schafer KR, Shah N, Almira-Suarez MI, Reese JM, Hoke GM, Mandell JW, Roy SL, Visvesvara G.. J Clin Microbiol. 2015;53(9):3072-3076.
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Dr. Schafer has helped me with a medication that had complications with other medications that I am on. She has been great in helping me navigate this situation.
Everything was explained to me in a way I could understand it.
*Dr. Katherine Schafer took great time and care to make sure I understood the issues, options, and consequences of our choices. She was the most _____ specialist that I have had in many years.
Excellent care from all medical providers.
*Dr. Schafer is kind, respectful, caring and very personable. The best doctor I have had in 15 years.
Very nice person.