Robert L Cook

Robert L Cook, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor

Department: PHHP-COM EPIDEMIOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 273-5869
Business Email: cookrl@ufl.edu

About Robert L Cook

Robert Cook, MD, MPH, is a professor within the department of epidemiology, and he also serves as a physician at UF Health Internal Medicine – Medical Plaza. Dr. Cook received both his master’s of public health degree and medical degree from the University of North Carolina. He interned in internal medicine at the University of Virginia before completing his residency in preventive medicine at the University of North Carolina. Upon completion of his residency, Dr. Cook concluded his fellowship training in preventive medicine with the Clinical Scholars Program. Dr. Cook has been at the University of Florida since 2006, combining clinical practice with research and teaching.

Accomplishments

University of Florida Term Professor
2016-2018 · University of Florida
Distinguished Service Award
2012 · University of Florida
Faculty Member, Delta Omega Honorary Society of Public Health
2010 · University of Florida
Excellence in Teaching Award
2010 · University of Florida

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Medicine
Subspecialties
  • General Internal Medicine
Areas of Interest
  • HIV infection
  • Preventive health care

Publications

2020 Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999)
2020 Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM
2019 Journal of Primary Care & Community Health
2019 Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research
2018 Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
2018 Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
2018 Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
2016 Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
2015 Journal of racial and ethnic health disparities
2014 Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health
2014 Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco
2013 Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN
2011 Substance abuse treatment, prevention, and policy
2011 AIDS education and prevention : official publication of the International Society for AIDS Education
2011 American Journal of Epidemiology
2010 The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine
2009 Journal of general internal medicine
2009 International journal of environmental research and public health
2008 Journal of General Internal Medicine
2008 Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
2007 Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health
2007 Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
2006 The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine
2003 Current infectious disease reports
2002 Journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing : JOGNN
2002 The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Grants

Sep 2020 ACTIVE
Alcohol associated Comorbidities and Microbiome Evaluation in HIV (ACME HIV)
UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE RES FOU · Principal Investigator
Aug 2020 ACTIVE
Cook 209 MISC Project
UNIV OF MIAMI · Principal Investigator
Aug 2020 ACTIVE
Using Behavioral Measures to Assess Change in HIV Sexual Risk-Taking Following Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Uptake in Heavy Drinking Young Men Who Have Sex With Men
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA ·
May 2020 ACTIVE
Forecasting trajectories of HIV transmission networks with a novel phylodynamic and deep learning framework
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID ·
May 2020 ACTIVE
Spatiotemporal analysis of HIV health and quality of life outcomes in Florida
FL DEPT OF HLTH ·
Oct 2019 – May 2020
Miami Center for AIDS Research
UNIV OF MIAMI ·
Sep 2019 ACTIVE
Mobile Combined Alcohol and HIV Prevention Including PrEP Uptake/Adherence for High-Risk Young Men
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA ·
Sep 2019 – Aug 2020
2/2 Alcohol associated Comorbidities and Microbiome Evaluation in HIV (ACME HIV)
UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE RES FOU · Principal Investigator
Aug 2019 ACTIVE
Patterns of Marijuana Use for HIV Pain: A Mixed Methods Approach
NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA · Mentor
Jul 2019 ACTIVE
Consortium for Medical Marijuana Clinical Outcomes Research
STATE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM OF FLORIDA ·
Sep 2018 ACTIVE
Role of Gut Microbial Dysbiosis and Aging on HIV-associated Neurocognitive and Brain Dysfunction
UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE RES FOU ·
Aug 2018 ACTIVE
Translational Science Training to Reduce the Impact of Alcohol on HIV Infection
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA · Principal Investigator
Jul 2018 ACTIVE
Laboratory and field validation of a wrist worn alcohol biosensor among persons living with HIV
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA ·
May 2018 ACTIVE
Medicaid Prior Authorization Policies for Chronic Hepatitis C Treatment in Vulnerable Populations
NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA ·
May 2018 – Mar 2020
Use of HIV Surveillance Data to Address HIV-related Stigma and Improve HIV Care Outcomes in Florida
FL DEPT OF HLTH · Principal Investigator
Apr 2018 ACTIVE
Southern HIV and Alcohol Research Consortium (SHARC) Administrative and Research Support Core
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA · Principal Investigator
Sep 2017 – Aug 2019
2/2 Alcohol associated Comorbidities and Microbiome Evaluation in HIV (ACME HIV)
UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE RES FOU · Principal Investigator
Sep 2017 – Aug 2019
Mobile Combined Alcohol and HIV Prevention Including PrEP Uptake/Adherence for High-Risk Young Men
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA · Project Manager
Sep 2017 – Aug 2020
Optimizing PrEP Utilization among Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Using Women of Color
FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIV · Principal Investigator
Aug 2017 ACTIVE
Health outcomes and cognitive effects of marijuana use among persons living with HIV/AIDS
NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA · Principal Investigator
Sep 2016 ACTIVE
Behavioral Science and Biostatistics Resource Cors for Alcohol-HlV Research
BROWN UNIV ·
Sep 2016 ACTIVE
Effects of experimentally-induced reductions in alcohol consumption on brain cognitive, and clinical outcomes and motivation for changing drinking in older persons with HIV infection
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA · Principal Investigator
Sep 2015 – Jul 2019
Designing User-Centered Decision Support Tools for Chronic Pain in Primary Care
INDIANA UNIV · Principal Investigator
Sep 2015 – Jun 2020
Alcohol and HIV: Biobehavioral Interactions and Interventions
BROWN UNIV ·
Aug 2015 – Aug 2017
Alcohol Consumption Patterns on Cardiovascular Health in Persons Living with HIV
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA · Principal Investigator
May 2015 – Mar 2016
Promote and coordinate High impact HIVAids
UNIV OF MIAMI · Principal Investigator
Apr 2015 – Aug 2016
The Impact of Long-term Marijuana Use on the Neurocognitive Functioning of Individuals Living with HIV/AIDS
NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA · Principal Investigator
Dec 2014 – Nov 2015
SHARC
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA · Principal Investigator
Oct 2014 – Feb 2017
Health Manager Program Usage and Acceptability by a Coho
THE AIDS INSTITUTE · Principal Investigator
Jan 2013 – Dec 2016
The Miami Women's Interagency NIH Study (Miami WIHS)
UNIV OF MIAMI · Principal Investigator
Sep 2012 – Aug 2017
Southern HIV Alcohol Research Consortium (SHARC) Admin and Research Support Core
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA · Principal Investigator
Sep 2011 – Aug 2016
Pharmacotherapy for alcohol consumption in HIV-infected
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA · Principal Investigator
Jul 2007 – Aug 2016
Clinical and Translational Science Institute
UF RESEARCH FOU · Project Manager

Education

Residency – Preventive Medicine
1996 · University of North Carolina
Fellowship – Aerospace Medicine
1996 · Clinical Scholars Program
Internship – Internal Medicine
1994 · University of Virginia
Medical Degree
1991 · University of North Carolina
Master of Public Health
1991 · University of North Carolina

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-5869
Emails:
Business:
cookrl@ufl.edu