Susana Williams Keeshin is originally from La Paz, Bolivia and has spent the majority of her time in the U.S. living in Salt Lake City, Utah. She is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine in the division of Infectious Disease at the University of Utah. She cares for adult and pediatric patients living with HIV in Clinic 1a and at Primary Children’s Hospital. In 2018 she co-founded the PrEP (Pre-exposure Prophylaxis) Community Clinic, which offers PrEP services, STI testing, and treatment free of charge for people without insurance. She works closely with many LGBTQ+ local and national organizations as a health expert to improve health care access and reduce health disparities.
She completed her B.S. in Biology, B.A. in Sociology and Spanish at the University of Utah, M.D. at Meharry Medical College in Nashville, TN, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency at the University of Utah and Infectious Disease Fellowship at the University of Cincinnati.