Antonio Urbina, MD
Mount Sinai Health System - Associate Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine
MD, Medicine, University of Florida
BS, Biomedical Science, University of Florida
Research Interests
HIV clinical trials, Clinical education, Chemoprophylaxis/PrEP, Implementation research
Principal Investigator, Clinical Education Initiative HIV/Hepatitis C Center for Excellence. Completed
Principal Investigator, Ryan White Part C Capacity Development. Completed


Rusley JC, Monroe A, Matson P, Gebo KA, Nonyane BAS, Minkovitz CS, Agwu A, Emerson M, Moore R, Rutstein R, Aberg J, Nijhawan A, Boswell S, Sanders R, for the HIV Research Network, Edelstein H, Baranoski A, Allen S, Beil R, Felsen U, Urbina A, Korthuis PT, Akbar M, Gaur A, Somboonwit C, Valenti W, Mathews WC, Hellinger F, Fleishman J, Fraser I, Mills R, Malitz F, Keruly J, Gebo K, Voss C, Collins C, Diaz-Reyes R (2019).
Discontinuity in Medicaid coverage among young adults with HIV
AIDS Patient Care and STDs, 33 (3), 89-92. doi: 10.1089/apc.2018.0272. PMCID: PMC6442235.

Tseng TY, Krebs P, Schoenthaler A, Wong S, Sherman S, Gonzalez M, Urbina A, Cleland CM, Shelley D (2017).
Combining text messaging and telephone counseling to increase varenicline adherence and smoking abstinence among cigarette smokers living with HIV: A randomized controlled study
AIDS and Behavior, 21 (7), 1964-1974. doi: 10.1007/s10461-016-1538-z. PMCID: PMC5554578.

Aharonovich E, Sarvet A, Stohl M, Des Jarlais D, Tross S, Hurst T, Urbina A, Hasin D (2017).
Reducing non-injection drug use in HIV primary care: A randomized trial of brief motivational interviewing, with and without HealthCall, a technology-based enhancement
Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 74, 71-79. doi: 10.1016/j.jsat.2016.12.009. PMCID: PMC5931702.

Yu KC, D'Avanzo PA, Nesheiwat L,, Greene RE, Urbina A, Halkitis PN, Kapadia F (2017).
Associations between neurocognitive impairment and biomarkers of poor physiologic reserve in a clinic-based sample of older adults living with HIV
Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, 28 (1), 55-66. doi: 10.1016/j.jana.2016.08.007.

Ompad DC, Giobazolia TT, Barton SC, Halkitis SN, Boone CA, Halkitis PN, Kapadia F, Urbina A (2016).
Drug use among HIV+ adults aged 50 and older: Findings from the GOLD II study
AIDS Care, 28 (11), 1373-1377. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2016.1178704. PMCID: PMC5837279.