Latesha Elopre, MD Latesha Elopre, MD, MSPH, is an internist and Assistant Professor of Infectious Diseases at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She specializes in treating patients living with HIV at the 1917 Clinic. Dr. Elopre has research published in several peer-reviewed journals about HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). She received her medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine and completed her residency and infectious disease fellowship training at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She also received her Master of Science in Public Health in applied epidemiology from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. About Health Health.com, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for empathetic, trustworthy, and actionable health and wellness information so you can make the best choice for your health. We reach more than 9 million readers a month. We ensure the accuracy of our content by relying on seasoned health journalists, credentialed medical professionals and thorough fact checkers. Learn more about us and our editorial process.