|Sereda Y, Kiriazova T, Makarenko O, Carroll JJ, Rybak N, Chybisov A, Bendiks S, Idrisov B, Dutta A, Gillani FS, Samet JH, Flanigan T, Lunze K. "Stigma and quality of co-located care for HIV-positive people in addiction treatment in Ukraine: a cross-sectional study." Journal of the International AIDS Society, vol. 23, no. 5, 2020, pp. e25492.|
Qadeer Farhan, Douglas Shemin, Fizza S. Gillani, Erika M.C. D’Agata.
"Bloodstream Infections in Hospitalized Hemodialysis patients." Kidney Medicine, vol. 1, no. 3, 2019.
|Enimil A, Antwi S, Yang H, Dompreh A, Alghamdi WA, Gillani FS, Orstin A, Bosomtwe D, Opoku T, Norman J, Wiesner L, Langaee T, Peloquin CA, Court MH, Greenblatt DJ, Kwara A. "Effect of First-Line Antituberculosis Therapy on Nevirapine Pharmacokinetics in Children Younger than Three Years Old." Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, vol. 63, no. 10, 2019.|
|Bouton TC, Gillani FS, Lu S, Carter EJ. "High Rates of Indeterminate TB Tests Among Hospitalized Patients: Can We Optimize Use of Gamma Interferon Release Assays in Tuberculosis?." Rhode Island medical journal (2013), vol. 102, no. 6, 2019, pp. 27-30.|
Awewura Kwara, Hongmei Yang, Sampson Antwi, Anthony Enimil, Fizza S. Gillani, Albert Dompreh, Antoinette Orstin, Theresa Opoku, Dennis Bosomtwe, Anima Sarfo, Lubbe Wiesner, Jennifer Norman, Wael Alghamdi, Charles A. Peloquin, Michael H. Court, David J. Greenblatt.
"Effect of rifampin/isoniazid-containing antituberculosis therapy on efavirenz pharmacokinetics in HIV-infected children aged 3 to 14 years old." Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, vol. 63, no. 1, 2018.
Hongmei Yang, Anthony Enimil, Fizza S. Gillani, Sampson Antwi, Albert Dompreh, Antoinette Orstin, Eugene Adu Awhireng, Maxwell Owusu, Lubbe Weisner, Charles A Peloquin, Awewura Kwara.
"Evaluation of the Adequacy of the 2010 Revised World Health Organization Recommended Dosages of the First-Line Antituberculosis Drugs for Children." The Pediatric Infectious Diseases Journal , vol. 37, no. 1, 2018, pp. 43-51.
Van den Berg, J. J., Zaller, N. D., Gillani, F. S., Dunsiger, S. I., Marshall, B. D. L., Kahler, C. W., & Operario.
"Longitutinal HIV transmission risk profiles among men who have sex with men living with HIV in the SUN Study." American Journal of Men's Health, vol. 13, no. 1, 2018.
|Adriana Saavedra, Nia Campinha-Bacote, Maurice Hajjar, Ernest Kenu, Fizza Syeda Gillani, Adjoa Obo-Akwa, Margaret Lartey, Awewura Kwara. "Causes of death and factors associated with early mortality of HIV-infected adults admitted to Korle-Bu teaching Hospital." Pan African Medical Journal, vol. 27, no. 1, 2017.|
Sampson Antwi, Hongmei Yang, Anthony Enimil, Anima M. Sarfo, Fizza S. Gillani, Daniel Ansong, Albert Dompreh, Antoinette Orstin, Theresa Opoku, Dennis Bosumtwe, Lubbe Wiesner, Jennifer Norman, Charles A. Peloquin, Awewura Kwara.
"Pharmacokinetics of the First-line Antituberculosis Drugs in Ghanaian Children with Tuberculosis with and without HIV Coinfection." Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, vol. 61, no. 2, 2017.
|Becofsky KM, Wing EJ, Wing RR, Richards KE, Gillani FS. "Obesity prevalence and related risk of comorbidities among HIV+ patients attending a New England ambulatory centre." Obesity science & practice, vol. 2, no. 2, 2016, pp. 123-127.|
|Archampong TN, Lartey M, Sagoe KW, Obo-Akwa A, Kenu E, Gillani FS, Yang H, Boamah I, Flanigan T, Kwara A. "Proportion and factors associated with Hepatitis B viremia in antiretroviral treatment naïve and experienced HIV co-infected Ghanaian patients." BMC Infect Dis, vol. 16, no. 1, 2016, pp. 14.|
|Francine Touzard Romo, Fizza S. Gillani, Peter Ackerman, Aadia Rana, Erna M Kojic, Curt G Beckwith. "Monitored viral load: a Measure of HIV Treatment Outcomes in an Outpatient Setting in Rhode Island." Rhode Island Medical Journal, vol. 98, no. 1, 2015, pp. 26-30.|
|Rana, Aadia I., Liu, Tao, Gillani, Fizza S., Reece, Rebecca, Kojic, Erna M., Zlotnick, Caron, Wilson, Ira B. "Multiple gaps in care common among newly diagnosed HIV patients." AIDS Care, vol. 27, no. 6, 2015, pp. 679-687.|
|Awewura Kwara, Anthony Enimil, Fizza S. Gillani, Hongmei Yang, Amina Sarfo, Albert Dompreh, Antoinette Ortsin, Lawrence Osei-Tutu, Sandra Kwarteng Owusu, Lubbe Wienser, Jennifer Norman, Jaclynn Kurpewski, Charles Peloquin, Daniel Ansong, Sampson Antwe. "Pharmacokinetis of First-line Antituberculosis Drugs Using WHO Revised Dosage in Children with Tuberculosis with and without HIV Coinfection." Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, no. Advanced Access Published online, May 26 2015, 2015, pp. 1-10.|
|Sangal RB, Taylor LE, Gillani F, Poppas A, Klinger JR, Ventetuolo CE. "Risk of Echocardiographic Pulmonary Hypertension in Individuals with Human Immunodeficiency Virus–Hepatitis C Virus Coinfection." Annals of the American Thoracic Society, vol. 11, no. 10, 2014, pp. 1553-1559.|
|Beckwith C, Bazerman L, Gillani F, Tran L, Larson B, Rivard S, Flanigan T, Rich J. "The feasibility of implementing the HIV seek, test, and treat strategy in jails." AIDS Patient Care and STDs, vol. 28, no. 4, 2014, pp. 183-7.|
|Leeper S, Fillion K, Gillani FS, Rana A, Tashima K, Ross H. "Decade of HIV in Rhode Island: demographic and clinical characteristics of patients diagnosed in 2001 and 2010." Rhode Island medical journal (2013), vol. 96, no. 2, 2013, pp. 35-40.|
|Winston SE, Montague BT, Lopez MJ, Delong A, Lemarchand C, Bedoya A, Gillani FS, Beckwith CG. "Evaluation of longitudinal clinical outcomes and adherence to care among HIV-infected refugees." Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care, vol. 12, no. 3, 2013, pp. 202-7.|
|Chan PA, Kazi S, Rana A, Blazar I, Dejong CC, Mayer KH, Huard TK, Carleton K, Gillani F, Alexander N, Parillo Z, Flanigan TP, Kantor R. "Short communication: new HIV infections at Southern New England academic institutions: implications for prevention." AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, vol. 29, no. 1, 2013, pp. 25-9.|
|Zachary D, Gillani FS, Najfi N, Casarella R, Tashima K. "Cardiovascular health of HIV-infected African-American women at the Miriam Hospital Immunology Center in Providence, RI." Medicine and health, Rhode Island, vol. 95, no. 6, 2012, pp. 179-82.|
|Firth J, Wang CC, Gillani F, Alexander N, Dufort E, Rana A, Cu-Uvin S. "The changing face of HIV in pregnancy in Rhode Island 2004-2009." Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 2012, 2012, pp. 895047.|
|Vanhomwegen, J., Kwara, A., Martin, M., Gillani, F. S., Fontanet, A., Mutungi, P., Crellin, J., Obaro, S., Gosciminski, M., Carter, E. J., Rastogi, N. "Impact of Immigration on the Molecular Epidemiology of Tuberculosis in Rhode Island." Journal of clinical microbiology, vol. 49, no. 3, 2011, pp. 834-844.|
|Tate DF, Delong A, McCaffrey DE, Kertesz K, Paul RH, Conley J, Russell T, Coop K, Gillani F, Flanigan T, Tashima K, Hogan JW. "Recent clinical history and cognitive dysfunction for attention and executive function among human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients." Archives of clinical neuropsychology : the official journal of the National Academy of Neuropsychologists, vol. 26, no. 7, 2011, pp. 614-23.|
|Chan PA, Tashima K, Cartwright CP, Gillani FS, Mintz O, Zeller K, Kantor R. "Short communication: Transmitted drug resistance and molecular epidemiology in antiretroviral naive HIV type 1-infected patients in Rhode Island." AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, vol. 27, no. 3, 2011, pp. 275-81.|
|Rana AI, Gillani FS, Flanigan TP, Nash BT, Beckwith CG. "Follow-up care among HIV-infected pregnant women in Mississippi." Journal of Women's Health, vol. 19, no. 10, 2010, pp. 1863-7.|
|Gillani FS, Zaller ND, Zeller K, Rich JD, Cu-Uvin S, Flanigan TP, Carpenter CC. "Changes in demographics and risk factors among persons living with HIV in an academic medical center from 2003-2007." Medicine and health, Rhode Island, vol. 92, no. 7, 2009, pp. 237-40.|
|Beckwith CG, DeLong AK, Desjardins SF, Gillani F, Bazerman L, Mitty JA, Ross H, Cu-Uvin S. "HIV infection in refugees: a case-control analysis of refugees in Rhode Island." International Journal of Infectious Diseases, vol. 13, no. 2, 2009, pp. 186-92.|
PA Chan, FS Gillani, S Cu-Uvin, CC Carpenter, R Kantor.
"Predicting HIV Viral Load by Immunological Trends: Implications for Identification of Treatment Failure in Resource-poor Settings." Rhode Island medical journal (2013), vol. 91, no. 11, 2008, pp. 344.
|Zaller N, Gillani FS, Rich JD. "A model of integrated primary care for HIV-positive patients with underlying substance use and mental illness." AIDS Care, vol. 19, no. 9, 2007, pp. 1128-33.|
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Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI
|Certification||National HealthCareer Association, Electronic health records||2012-|
|Certification||Health IT Certification Institution, Electronic health records||2012-|
|Certification||Computer programming||2005-||#36 credit hour coursesProgramming In computer programming|
|Research Scientist II. The Miriam Hospital, 2005-Present|