Hilary Wolf, MD, is an attending physician, Adolescent Medicine, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. In addition to her clinical responsibilities, she is an assistant professor of Pediatrics (Section of Adolescent Medicine) at Georgetown University Medical Center.
Dr. Wolf is interested in maintenance of healthcare for adolescents with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Her volunteer experience includes work as a physician for Family AIDS Care Education Services in Kenya, where she served as a technical advisor for adolescent services.
Dr. Wolf is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, and she is a member of the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine, the American Public Health Association and the American Pediatric Society/Society for Pediatric Research. She has been an invited speaker on adolescent sexual behavior, reproductive health, and HIV for audiences of medical professionals.
Her research has been published in peer-reviewed journals, including the Journal of Adolescent Health and BMC Public Health. Topics of her research have ranged from care of teenagers with HIV to sexual boundaries among adolescents.
Her medical degree is from the Albert Einstein School of Medicine. She continued her education with an internship and residency in pediatrics at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She then completed fellowships in sexually transmitted diseases and in pediatrics/adolescent medicine at the University of California San Francisco.
Dr. Wolf’s research interests include
- HIV in adolescents
- Adolescent sexual behavior
- Sexually transmitted diseases
- Adolescent health
Dr. Wolf has experience researching ways to maintain healthcare for HIV-positive youth in Kenya. She also has experience conducting a retrospective secondary analysis examining the extent to which adolescents set sexual boundaries and whether these boundaries vary by previous sexual experience and demographics.
- Research Areas
- Maternal-Fetal/Womens Health
- Primary Care/Pediatrics