Sanghyuk Shin

Assistant Professor
Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing


Phone: (949) 824-4734

University of California, Irvine
268 Berk Hall
Mail Code: 3959
Irvine, CA 92697

Epidemiology, biostatistics, medical diagnostic tests, tuberculosis, TB/HIV co-infection, molecular epidemiology, social determinants, community-based interventions, vulnerable populations
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Publications 1. Shin SS, Modongo C, Boyd R, Caiphus C, Kuate L, Kgwaadira B, Zetola NM. High Treatment Success Rates among HIV-infected Multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis Patients after Expansion of Antiretroviral Therapy in Botswana, 2006–2013. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017;74(1):65-71. PMCID: PMC5140728.

2. Loeb S, Shin SS, Broyles DL, et al. Prostate Health Index (phi) Improves Multivariable Risk Prediction of Aggressive Prostate Cancer. BJU Int 2017 Jul;120(1):61-68. doi: 10.1111/bju.13676. PMCID: PMC5392379.

3. Shin SS, Modongo C, Zetola NM. The impact of mixed infections on the interpretation of molecular epidemiology studies of tuberculosis. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2016;20(3):423-424. PMCID: PMC4824546.

4. Grover S, Zetola NM, Modongo C, Chiyapo SP, Nsingo-Bvochora M, Narasimhamurthy M, Lin LL, Jarvis J, Shin SS, Roberson E. Collision of three pandemics: The coexistence of cervical cancer, HIV infection, and prior tuberculosis in the Sub-Saharan country of Botswana. Journal of Global Oncology 2016;2(1):47-50. doi:10.1200/JGO.2015.001701.

5. Shin SS, Chang AH, Ghosh JKC, Dubé MP, Yang OO, Bolan R, Kerndt PR. Isoniazid Therapy for Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection in HIV Clinics, Los Angeles County, California. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2016;20(7):961-966. doi:10.5588/ijtld.15.0988. PMCID: PMC4905690.

6. Shin SS, Hsu T, Chavez E, Chang AH, Kerndt PR. Missed opportunity to prevent tuberculosis. American Journal of Public Health 2015;105(12):e3. PMCID: PMC4638250.

7. Shin SS, Modongo C, Ncube R, Sepako E, Klausner JD, Zetola NM. Advanced immune suppression is associated with increased prevalence of mixed-strain Mycobacterium tuberculosis infections among persons at high risk for drug-resistant TB in Botswana. J Infect Dis 2015;211(3):347-51. doi:10.1093/infdis/jiu421. PMCID: PMC4351373.

8. Zetola NM. Shin SS, Tumedi K, Moeti K, Ncube R, Nicol M, Collman R, Klausner J, Modongo C. Mixed Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex infections and false negative results for GeneXpert MTB/RIF rifampin-resistance are associated with poor clinical outcomes. J Clin Microbiol 2014;52(7):2422-2429. doi:10.1128/JCM.02489-13. PMCID: PMC4097703.

9. Shin SS. Two Koreas and public health: “First, do no harm”. Int J Epidemiol 2014;43:1341-1342. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyu014. PMCID: PMC4258767.

10. Lindsay RP, Shin SS, Garfein RS, Rusch M, Novotny TE. The association between active and passive smoking and latent tuberculosis infection in adults and children in the United State: results from NHANES. PLoS One 2014; 9(3): e93137. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0093137. PMCID: PMC3963991.
Grants K01 AI118559 National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases - NIH (PI: Shin) The Effect of Mixed-strain M. tuberculosis Infections on Treatment Outcomes 2/1/2015 – 1/31/2020 Role: Principal Investigator
R21 AI120838 National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases - NIH (PI: Shin) Utility of Deep Sequencing for Detecting Heteroresistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infections among HIV-infected Persons 8/1/2015 – 7/30/2017 Role: Principal Investigator
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