Our Teams

JEFFERY JACOBSON, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Jacobson is a world-renowned HIV clinical researcher. He is the Professor of Medicine and Neuroscience, at Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. His research work specializes in Infectious Diseases. He has chaired numerous clinical research studies involving the pathogenesis, pharmacokinetics and treatment of HIV for both intra and extramural clinical research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)-sponsored AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG). He has also chaired several ACTG committees, including the Immunology Committee and the Translational Research and Drug Development Committee, and has been a member of the Scientific Agenda Steering Committee of the ACTG. He has 118 peer-reviewed publications in high impact journals such as New England Journal of Medicine, Lancet, Nature Medicine, Journal of Infectious Diseases and Annals of Internal Medicine. He earned many honors, including placement on the list of the “Top Doctors in America”, “Best Doctors in America”, and the Clinical Research Scientist Award and Honored Member of Strathmore’s “Who’s Who.” Dr. Jacobson received his M.D. from Cornell University Medical College and completed his residency and fellowship training at Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York.