Hope Pogemiller, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics (Joint Appointment), Division of General Internal Medicine

Hope Pogemiller

Contact Info

Office Address:
420 Delaware St SE
D680 Mayo
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing Address:
420 Delaware ST SE
MMC 741
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Jill Charles

Administrative Phone
612-624-0468

Administrative Email
jcharles@umn.edu

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics (Joint Appointment), Division of General Internal Medicine

Department of Pediatrics


Hospitalist


Medical School, University of Minnesota, Duluth, MN

Residency, University of Minnesota, Duluth, MN

Chief Resident, University of Minnesota, Duluth, MN

Summary

Hope Pogemiller, MD MPH CTropMed ® is an internal medicine/pediatrics hospitalist, - Assistant Professor, - and Global Health Faculty in the University of Minnesota Department of Medicine. She served as a public health volunteer in Benin (West Africa) and has continued her interest in cross-cultural healthcare in Minneapolis and abroad. She worked with St. Damien’s Pediatric Hospital in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, and the International Organization for Migration in Kampala, Uganda. Her work with refugees at the Center for International Health (as a resident) and with the IOM in Uganda led to the creation of an online medical interpreter training module for refugee settings. She worked with the Selian Hospital and Arusha Lutheran Medical Center in Arusha, Tanzania as a Global Health Chief Resident, and she served as an In-Country Clinical Lead for the trial, A Multicenter Randomized Safety and Efficacy Study of Putative Investigational Therapeutics in the Treatment of Patients with Known Ebola Infection, in Sierra Leone. Currently, she leads the inpatient portion of the BRIIDGE program (Bridge to Residency for Immigrant International Doctor Graduates through clinical Experience). With the Center of Excellence in Refugee Health, she is collaborating to update and expand CDC’s screening guidelines for newly arrived refugees.

Research

Publications

  • The PREVAIL II Writing Group, for the Multi-National PREVAIL II Study Team. A Randomized, Controlled Trial of ZMapp for Ebola Virus Infection. N Engl J Med. 2016; 375: 1448-1456.

Book Chapters
  • Michelle Russell, Hope Pogemiller, Elizabeth D. Barnett, CDC Yellow Book: Newly Arrived Immigrants & Refugees 2018
  • Michelle Russell, Hope Pogemiller, Elizabeth D. Barnett, CDC Yellow Book: Newly Arrived Immigrants & Refugees 2020, (submitted in 2018)

Publications

  • Jose Debes, Johnstone Kayandabila, Hope Pogemiller, Knowledge about hepatitis B transmission risks among health professionals in Tanzania, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, 2015, San Francisco, CA
  • Medical Interpreter Training Module, Hope Pogemiller, http://www.globalhealth.umn.edu/community-initiatives/medical-interpreting/index.htm
  • Pogemiller H, Settgast A, Loiasis in a Congolese Refugee in Minnesota, American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene Annual Meeting, 2014, New Orleans, LA
  • Pogemiller H, Settgast A, Leprosy in a Karen Refugee in Minnesota, Global Health Day, 2014, Minneapolis, MN
  • Pogemiller H, Brown C, Foss A, Evaluation of use and benefit of malnutrition orderset in St. Damien Hospital in Port au Prince, Haiti, American Associate of Pediatrics Poster Competition, 2014, Minneapolis, MN
  • Krohn K, Mathews B, Poduska G, Haveman L, Schafhauser S, Harahan B, Hanson B, Nguyen S, Pogemiller H, Beg S, Hofbauer E and Skarda P, Improving Steroid Use in COPD Exacerbations, 2011 American College of Physicians Poster Competition, Abstract published in Minnesota Medicine, February 2012

Clinical

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Internal Medicine