Kimberly Scarsi, PharmD, MS, FCCP is an Associate Professor at the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s College of Pharmacy and College of Medicine. Dr. Scarsi received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Drake University and a Master of Science in Clinical Investigation from Northwestern University. Dr. Scarsi’s collaborative research program focuses on optimizing pharmacologic therapies for persons living with HIV, with an emphasis on global health and gender related issues. Her work is supported by the AIDS Clinical Trials Group, where she is a scientific member of the Women’s Health Inter-Network Scientific Committee and the Tuberculosis Transformative Science Group. In addition, she leads an NIH-supported research program investigating the impact of antiretroviral therapy on the pharmacology of contraceptive hormones. Locally, Dr. Scarsi maintains a clinical practice in the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s HIV clinic. Nationally she serves as a member of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents, as a member of the NIH Office of AIDS Research Advisory Council, and on the Board of Directors for the HIV Medical Association (HIV-MA).