Becca Cohen, MD, MPH

CAB Member


Becca Cohen, MD, MPH, is an Associate Medical Director and HIV Clinical Specialist at the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health Division of HIV and STD Programs (DHSP). She oversees efforts to improve viral suppression and retention in care among people living with HIV in LA County and works closely with DHSP’s Program Support and Quality Improvement Unit to lead quality improvement efforts within the Ryan White Program. She also continues to see patients for HIV care, PrEP, and transgender care at LA County’s Correctional Health Services. Becca received her graduate degrees in Medicine and Public Health from SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. She then moved to Los Angeles to complete her Family Medicine training at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center followed by an HIV Fellowship at LAC+USC. She is committed to providing high-quality HIV care and prevention services for LA county residents of all genders and ensuring that health care providers and staff are trained so that gender inclusive and affirming care is provided in all health care settings.