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Dagan Coppock

Dagan Coppock, MD


Department: Medicine: Division of Infectious Diseases & HIV Medicine

Practices: Drexel Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine

Specialties: HIV, Infectious Diseases


  • BS in Biology, summa cum laude - University of Tennessee (1999)
  • MD - Yale School of Medicine (2005)
  • MSCE (anticipated) - University of Pennsylvania

Awards & Honors

  • National Health Service Corps Scholar (2008)
  • Featured Reader for the William Carlos Williams Creative Writing Awards (2008)
  • New Physician Creative Writing Award (2003)
  • Squaw Valley Community of Writers, Writing the Medical Experience Section (2003)

Memberships / Professional Affiliations

  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Physicians

Dagan Coppock, MD, is an infectious diseases specialist practicing in Center City Philadelphia. He is board certified in infectious diseases and internal medicine. Prior to coming to Drexel, he was an infectious disease attending physician at Corporal Michael J. Crescenz VA Medical Center under the auspices of the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. Prior to his infectious disease fellowship, he worked as the first director of the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Botswana-Harvard Partnership's internal medicine program in Molepolole, Botswana.

Dr. Coppock's clinical interests include HIV, hepatitis C and other infectious diseases.

Clinical Services

HIV, Hepatitis C, Infectious diseases


  • Infectious Disease - University of Pennsylvania (2016)


  • Medicine - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (2008)


  • Medicine - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (2006)

Dagan Coppock, MD, is a faculty member in the Division of Infectious Diseases & HIV Medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine.

Research Overview

Dr. Coppock is currently involved in research regarding HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis and provider documentation in the electronic health record. He is interested in leveraging technology to improve health care outcomes, particularly for underserved patient populations. In 2019, Dr. Coppock received a pilot grant from the Comprehensive NeuroAIDS Center Core for "Provider Documentation and Mild Cognitive Impairment in HIV-Infected Subjects."


Recent Publications

"Development and Usability of a Smartphone Application for Tracking HIV Antiretroviral Medication Refill Data"
Coppock D, Zambo D, Moyo, D, Tahnthuma G, Chapman J, Lo Re V, Graziani A, Lowethal E, Hanrahan N, Littman-Quinn R, Kovarik C, Albarracin D, Holmes JH, Gross R
Methods of Information in Medicine (Under Review)

“Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome”
Short W and Coppock D
HIV Management, 2016

"Determinants of HIV Transmission Risk among HIV-Infected Persons Engaged in Care"
Gowda C, Coppock D, Brickman C, Shaw P, Gross R
AIDS Education and Prevention, 28(5), 440–452, 2016

"Mermaid During War"
Coppock D
Journal of General Internal Medicine, 23 (5): 650, May 2008

Coppock D
Journal of General Internal Medicine, 23 (3): 349, March 2008

"Requirement for CD4 T cell help in maintenance of memory CD8 T cell responses is epitope dependent"
Ramsburg E, Publicover J, Coppock D, Rose J
Journal of Immunology, 6350-6358, 2007

Contact Information

Practice Office

Partnership Comprehensive Care Practice
1427 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215.762.2530
Fax: 215.762.2531