Joseph P. McGowan, MD has provided HIV Primary Care to persons infected with HIV/AIDS for nearly 30 years. He is Board Certified in Infectious Diseases and Credentialed as an HIV Specialist by the American Academy of HIV Medicine (AAHIVM). He received a BA degree from Columbia University (summa cum laude), MD from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and has completed a fellowship in Infectious Diseases and an NIH Fellowship in Immunology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Dr. McGowan is Professor of Medicine at the Zucker School of Medicine and on faculty at the Albert Einstein School of Medicine. He is the chair of the New York/New Jersey Chapter Board of the American Academy of HIV Medicine. He has been the Director of HIV Ambulatory Care at the Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center and currently is Medical Director of the Center for AIDS Research & Treatment at the North Shore University Hospital on Long Island, NY. He has been involved in numerous HIV clinical trials for over 20 years.
Dr. McGowan has published over 60 original articles and abstracts dealing with HIV and AIDS. He is currently the Principal Investigator on over a dozen grant funded programs to provide HIV Primary Care and Prevention from the CDC, HRSA and New York State Department of Health. He serves as the Medical/Clinical Director of the AIDS Education and Training Regional Center at SUNY Stony Brook.
Mount Sinai School of Medicine