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Locations

  • Main Hospital

    Washington, District of Columbia 20010
    1-888-884-BEAR (2327)

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Mandarin

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 2018
    Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 2015
    University of Texas Medical Branch
  • MBBS, 2011
    University of Melbourne
  • MS, 2007
    University of Technology Sydney
  • BSc, 2004
    University of Sydney

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics

National Provider ID: 1093074783

Biography

Adeline (Wei Li) Koay, MBBS, MSc, completed a pediatric residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch and a pediatric infectious diseases fellowship at Johns Hopkins University. She received a medical degree from the University of Melbourne in Australia, and a Masters in Science (Bacteriology) from the University of Technology in Sydney, Australia.

Dr. Koay’s clinical expertise and interests focus on the general pediatric infectious diseases and the care of children and adolescents with HIV. Her research focuses on the relationship between systemic inflammation and the gut microbiome in infections, specifically in people with HIV.

Koay WLA, Lindsey JC, Uprety P, et al. Intestinal integrity biomarkers in early antiretroviral-treated perinatally HIV-1-infected infants. The Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2018;jiy271. https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiy271.

Koay WLA, Siems LV, Persaud D. The microbiome and HIV persistence: Implications for viral remission and cure. Curr. Opin. HIV AIDS. 2017. doi:10.1097/COH.0000000000000434.