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Alain K. Koffi, MD

Assistant Scientist

Departmental Affiliation(s):

International Health

Center & Institute Affiliation(s):

Contact Information

615 N. Wolfe Street
Room E8624
Baltimore , Maryland   21205



MD , University of Cocody , 2002
PhD , Tokyo Medical and Dental University , 2009

Honors and Awards

  • 2010-2011       Postdoctoral Fellowship: The Bill and Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • 2004-2009       Scholarship: Japanese Government for PhD Studies at Tokyo Medical and Dental University
  • 2004                Extraordinary efforts in response to the public health emergencies affecting Liberian refugees destined for the USA by Center for Disease Control and Prevention
  • 2002                Research Grant Award: France Embassy in Côte d'Ivoire


    • Alain K. Koffi, Visseho D. Adjiwanou, Stan Becker, Funmilola Olaolorun, Amy O. Tsui. Correlates of and couples’ concordance in reports of recent sexual and contraceptive-use behaviour. Studies in Family Planning, Volume 43, Issue 1, pages 33–42, March 2012.


    • Kalter HD, Salgado R, Babille M, Koffi AK, Black RE. Social autopsy for maternal and child deaths: a comprehensive literature review to examine the concept and the development of the method. Population Health Metrics, 2011; 9:45.
    • K. Kouadio, A.K. Koffi, H. Attoh-Toure, T. Kamigaki, and H. Oshitani. Outbreak of measles and rubella in Cote d’Ivoire transit camps for Liberian refugees in 2003–2004. Epidemiology and Infection, Volume 137, Issue 11, November 2009, pp 1593-1601.
    • Munsur AM, Atia A, Koffi AK, Kawahara K. Household out-of-pocket expenditures on health care in Bangladesh according to principal component analysis (PCA). Biosci Trends. 2009 Feb; 3(1):25-31.
    • Koffi A.K, Kawahara K. Sexual abstinence behavior among never-married youths in a generalized HIV epidemic country: Evidence from the 2005 Côte d'Ivoire AIDS indicator survey. BMC Public Health 2008, 8:408.