Lisa Abuogi, MD, MS
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics-Infectious Diseases

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Medical School:
  • MD, University of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center (2004)
Graduate School :
  • MSc, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (2014)
Undergraduate School:
  • BA, University of Colorado - Boulder (CO) (1997)
Internship:
  • University of California (San Francisco) Program (2006)
Residency:
  • University of California (San Francisco) Program, Pediatrics (2008)
Languages: English
Department: Pediatrics-Infectious Diseases

Recognition & Awards

  • University of Colorado Graduate School Faculty Sponsor Award, University of Colorado, (2018)
  • University of Colorado Graduate School Facault Sponsor Award, University of Colorado, (2017)
Research interests for Patients:
My primary research interests are focused on pediatric HIV and prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV. In particular, my work includes implementation science to improve HIV service delivery, especially PMTCT.

Publications

  • Kadima J, Patterson E, Mburu M, Blat C, Nyanduko M, Bukusi EA, Cohen C, Oyaro P, Abuogi L. Adoption of routine virologic testing and predictors of virologic failure among HIV-infected children on antiretroviral treatment in western Kenya. PLoS One. 2018;13(11):e0200242. PubMed PMID: 30412576
  • Akama E, Nimz A, Blat C, Moghadassi M, Oyaro P, Maloba M, Cohen CR, Bukusi EA, Abuogi LL. Retention and viral suppression of newly diagnosed and known HIV positive pregnant women on Option B in Western Kenya. AIDS Care. 2018 Sep 27;:1-7. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30261742
  • Akama E, Mburu M, Mutegi E, Nyanaro G, Otieno JP, Ndolo S, Ochanda B, Ojwang' L, Lewis-Kulzer J, Abuogi L, Oyaro P, Cohen CR, Bukusi EA, Onono M. Impact of a Rapid Results Initiative Approach on Improving Male Partner Involvement in Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV in Western Kenya. AIDS Behav. 2018 Sep;22(9):2956-2965. PubMed PMID: 29948337
  • Odeny TA, Onono M, Owuor K, Helova A, Wanga I, Bukusi EA, Turan JM, Abuogi LL. Maximizing adherence and retention for women living with HIV and their infants in Kenya (MOTIVATE! study): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2018 Jan 29;19(1):77. PubMed PMID: 29378622
  • Musoke P, Gakumo CA, Abuogi LL, Akama E, Bukusi E, Helova A, Nalwa WZ, Onono M, Spangler SA, Wanga I, Turan JM. A Text Messaging Intervention to Support Option B in Kenya: A Qualitative Study. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2017 Oct 3. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29029867
  • Spangler SA, Abuogi LL, Akama E, Bukusi EA, Helova A, Musoke P, Nalwa WZ, Odeny TA, Onono M, Wanga I, Turan JM. From 'half-dead' to being 'free': resistance to HIV stigma, self-disclosure and support for PMTCT/HIV care among couples living with HIV in Kenya. Cult Health Sex. 2017 Aug 16;:1-15. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28812457
  • Musoke P, Gakumo CA, Abuogi LL, Akama E, Bukusi E, Helova A, Nalwa WZ, Onono M, Spangler SA, Wanga I, Turan JM. A Text Messaging Intervention to Support Option B in Kenya: A Qualitative Study. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2017 Oct 3. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29029867
  • Spangler SA, Abuogi LL, Akama E, Bukusi EA, Helova A, Musoke P, Nalwa WZ, Odeny TA, Onono M, Wanga I, Turan JM. From 'half-dead' to being 'free': resistance to HIV stigma, self-disclosure and support for PMTCT/HIV care among couples living with HIV in Kenya. Cult Health Sex. 2017 Aug 16;:1-15. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28812457
  • Hampanda KM, Abuogi LL, Ahmed Y. HIV-Positive Women Taking Lifelong Antiretroviral Therapy Report Better Adherence Than Women Taking Short-Course Prophylaxis During and After Pregnancy Under PMTCT Program Option A in Lusaka, Zambia. Int J MCH AIDS. 2017;6(1):27-35. PubMed PMID: 28798891
  • Hampanda KM, Abuogi LL, Ahmed Y. HIV-Positive Women Taking Lifelong Antiretroviral Therapy Report Better Adherence Than Women Taking Short-Course Prophylaxis During and After Pregnancy Under PMTCT Program Option A in Lusaka, Zambia. Int J MCH AIDS. 2017;6(1):27-35. PubMed PMID: 28798891
  • Helova A, Akama E, Bukusi EA, Musoke P, Nalwa WZ, Odeny TA, Onono M, Spangler SA, Turan JM, Wanga I, Abuogi LL. Health facility challenges to the provision of Option B in western Kenya: a qualitative study. Health Policy Plan. 2017 Mar 1;32(2):283-291. PubMed PMID: 28207061
  • Hampanda KM, Nimz AM, Abuogi LL. Barriers to uptake of early infant HIV testing in Zambia: the role of intimate partner violence and HIV status disclosure within couples. AIDS Res Ther. 2017 Mar 21;14(1):17. PubMed PMID: 28320431
  • Okoko NA, Owuor KO, Kulzer JL, Owino GO, Ogolla IA, Wandera RW, Bukusi EA, Cohen CR, Abuogi LL. Factors associated with mother to child transmission of HIV despite overall low transmission rates in HIV-exposed infants in rural Kenya. Int J STD AIDS. 2017 Oct;28(12):1215-1223. PubMed PMID: 28181860
  • Hampanda KM, Nimz AM, Abuogi LL. Barriers to uptake of early infant HIV testing in Zambia: the role of intimate partner violence and HIV status disclosure within couples. AIDS Res Ther. 2017 Mar 21;14(1):17. PubMed PMID: 28320431
  • Helova A, Akama E, Bukusi EA, Musoke P, Nalwa WZ, Odeny TA, Onono M, Spangler SA, Turan JM, Wanga I, Abuogi LL. Health facility challenges to the provision of Option B in western Kenya: a qualitative study. Health Policy Plan. 2017 Mar 1;32(2):283-291. PubMed PMID: 28207061
  • Okoko NA, Owuor KO, Kulzer JL, Owino GO, Ogolla IA, Wandera RW, Bukusi EA, Cohen CR, Abuogi LL. Factors associated with mother to child transmission of HIV despite overall low transmission rates in HIV-exposed infants in rural Kenya. Int J STD AIDS. 2017 Oct;28(12):1215-1223. PubMed PMID: 28181860
  • Helova A, Akama E, Bukusi EA, Musoke P, Nalwa WZ, Odeny TA, Onono M, Spangler SA, Turan JM, Wanga I, Abuogi LL. Health facility challenges to the provision of Option B in western Kenya: a qualitative study. Health Policy Plan. 2016 Sep 10. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27616306
  • Abuogi LL, Smith C, McFarland EJ. Retention of HIV-Infected Children in the First 12 Months of Anti-Retroviral Therapy and Predictors of Attrition in Resource Limited Settings: A Systematic Review. PLoS One. 2016;11(6):e0156506. PubMed PMID: 27280404
  • Ayieko J, Abuogi L, Simchowitz B, Bukusi EA, Smith AH, Reingold A. Efficacy of isoniazid prophylactic therapy in prevention of tuberculosis in children: a meta-analysis. BMC Infect Dis. 2014 Feb 20;14:91. PubMed PMID: 24555539
  • Ciaranello A, Lu Z, Ayaya S, Losina E, Musick B, Vreeman R, Freedberg KA, Abrams EJ, Dillabaugh L, Doherty K, Ssali J, Yiannoutsos CT, Wools-Kaloustian K. Incidence of WHO Stage 3 and 4 Events, Tuberculosis, and Mortality in Untreated, HIV-Infected Children Enrolling in Care Before 1 Year of Age: An Iedea (International Epidemiologic Databases To Evaluate AIDS) East Africa Regional Analysis. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Dec 30. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24378935
  • Ciaranello A, Lu Z, Ayaya S, Losina E, Musick B, Vreeman R, Freedberg KA, Abrams EJ, Dillabaugh L, Doherty K, Ssali J, Yiannoutsos CT, Wools-Kaloustian K. Incidence of WHO Stage 3 and 4 Events, Tuberculosis, and Mortality in Untreated, HIV-Infected Children Enrolling in Care Before 1 Year of Age: An Iedea (International Epidemiologic Databases To Evaluate AIDS) East Africa Regional Analysis. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Dec 30. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24378935
  • Abuogi LL, Mwachari C, Leslie HH, Shade SB, Otieno J, Yienya N, Sanguli L, Amukoye E, Cohen CR. Impact of expanded antiretroviral use on incidence and prevalence of tuberculosis in children with HIV in Kenya. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2013 Oct;17(10):1291-7. PubMed PMID: 24025380
  • Dillabaugh LL, Lewis Kulzer J, Owuor K, Ndege V, Oyanga A, Ngugi E, Shade SB, Bukusi E, Cohen CR. Towards Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV: The Impact of a Rapid Results Initiative in Nyanza Province, Kenya. AIDS Res Treat. 2012;2012:602120. PubMed PMID: 22548155
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Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), Member
  • International AIDS Society, Member
  • Kenya Paediatric Association, Member

Practice Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-777-1234

Children's Hospital Colorado North Campus
469 West State Highway 7
Broomfield, CO 80023
720-777-1340

Hospital Affiliation
  • Children's Hospital Colorado

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Pediatrics, Board Certification (2008, 2015)
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Conditions & Treatments
  • Child and Teen Health - Pediatric Diseases and Conditions
  • Child and Teen Health
Clinical Interest for Patients
My clinical interests include pediatric HIV, and urgent care/emergency medicine. Global child health, HIV, tuberculosis, prevention of mother to child transmission.

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center (2004)
Graduate Schools:
  • MSc, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (2014)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BA, University of Colorado - Boulder (CO) (1997)
Internships:
  • University of California (San Francisco) Program (2006)
Residency Programs:
  • University of California (San Francisco) Program, Pediatrics (2008)
Languages: English
Department: Pediatrics-Infectious Diseases
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