Diane Straub, MD

Division Chief, College Of Medicine Pediatrics

Professor, College Of Medicine Pediatrics

Contact Info 2 Tampa General Circle
Suite 500
Tampa, FL 33606

Academic Email: dstraub@health.usf.edu


  • MPH, Harvard University, 1996
  • MD, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine, 1995

Research Interests

  • HIV prevention and testing, STI testing and care,
  • Transition of youth with special health care needs to adult care, Healthy weight in adolescents, Menstrual disorders in adolescents

Recent Publications

  • Gilliam, PP.Straub, DM. Prevention with positives: a review of published research, 1998-2008. The Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care : JANAC. 20(2) : 92-109http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19286122
  • Straub, DM.Arrington-Sanders, R.Harris, DR.Willard, N.Kapogiannis, B.Emmanuel, P.Futterman, D.Ellen, JM. Correlates of HIV testing history among urban youth recruited through venue-based testing in 15 US cities. Sexually transmitted diseases. 38(8) : 691-6, 2011. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21758020
  • Hess, JS.Straub, DM. Brief report: Preliminary findings from a pilot health care transition education intervention for adolescents and young adults with special health care needs. Journal of pediatric psychology. 36(2) : 172-8, 2011. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20926407
  • Robbins, TR.Pruitt, JN.Straub, LE.McCoy, ED.Mushinsky, HR. Transgressive aggression in Sceloporus hybrids confers fitness through advantages in male agonistic encounters. The Journal of animal ecology. 79(1) : 137-47, 2010. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19682141
  • Straub, DM. Sexually transmitted diseases in adolescents. Advances in pediatrics. 56: 87-106, 2009. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19968944
  • Yanover, T.Thompson, JK.Straub, DM. An adolescent male with features of EDNOS and obsessive-compulsive disorder. Eating and weight disorders : EWD. 13(2) : e20-4, 2008. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18612248
  • Straub, DM.Pomputius, P.Boyer, CB.Someillan, NS.Perrin, K. HIV prevention education and testing among youth: is there a correlation? The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine. 41(1) : 105-7, 2007. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17577542
  • Straub, DM.Deeds, BG.Willard, N.Castor, J.Peralta, L.Francisco, VT.Ellen, J. Partnership selection and formation: a case study of developing adolescent health community-researcher partnerships in fifteen U.S. communities. The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine. 40(6) : 489-98, 2007. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17531754