Joel E. Gallant

Role: 
Faculty

 

Joel E. Gallant, MD, MPH, is Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore and Associate Professor of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.  He is the Associate Director of the Johns Hopkins AIDS Service. 

He is Director of the Garey Lambert Research Center, through which he has conducted dozens of clinical trials on the treatment of HIV infection.  He is also an investigator in the HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN), the Acute Infection Early Disease Research Program (AIEDRP), the Multicenter AIDS Cohort (MACS), and the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG).  Within the HPTN and ACTG he has been involved in international clinical trials, especially in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Dr. Gallant received his M.D. at the University of California, San Francisco.  

Dr. Gallant completed a residency and chief residency in internal medicine at Yale-New Haven Hospital.  He received his M.P.H. at the Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, and completed a fellowship in infectious diseases at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He is a member of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the American Academy of HIV Medicine, and a fellow in the American College of Physicians. 

Dr. Gallant is co-author, with John G. Bartlett, of the Medical Management of HIV Infection, which is updated annually. He is an associate editor of The Hopkins HIV Report and is on the Editorial Board of the Johns Hopkins AIDS Service Website, where he conducts interactive question and answer forums on HIV disease for patients and clinicians.