Dominic Chow, MD, MPH

Associate Professor Community Pediatrics


Location (Faculty):
LEAHI HOSPITAL - 3675 Kilauea Avenue Honolulu, Hawaii 96816
(808) 737-2751


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Biography:

Dr. Dominic Chow is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Hawaii, Manoa, John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). He is the Director of the Hawaii AIDS Clinical Research Program Autonomic Laboratory, and a Co-Investigator of the Hawaii AIDS Clinical Reserach Program. He completed medical school at the State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn and his Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatric Residency at the Yale Medical School Affiliated Bridgeport Hospital. He subsequently studied Preventive Medicine at the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health and worked as short term consultant under the Expanded Programme for Immunization at the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO).

Research Summary
Dr. Chow's research and academic interests include the complications of HIV-1 and antiretroviral therapy on the autonomic nervous system, cardiovascular system, and glucose and fat metabolism.

Honors and Awards
Co-Chair, AACTG Study A5209: The Safety, Efficacy, and Tolerability of Ezetimibe in Combination with Statin
Therapy for the Treatment of Elevated Non-HDL Cholesterol in HIV-Infected Subjects, 2003 - Present
University of Hawaii Pediatric Residency Program Faculty Teaching Award 2004-2005, June 2005
Visiting Consultant / Professor, Chubu Hospital, Okinawa, Japan, May 2002
Delta Omega Honor Society, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health and Hygiene, May 1998
Certificate of Dedication, Migrant Farm Workers Project, Three Lower Counties, Maryland, July 1998
George Brown Longstreth Humanness Award, Bridgeport Hospital, December 1997
Certificate of Appreciation from the People of Iloilo City, Philippines, February 1995