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Our mission will be supported by a structure that will pursue three initial research focus areas with support from four scientific research support groups and the Community Engagement team and significant input from our Community Advisory Board.

BEAT-HIV MEMBERS

 

Luis J. Montaner, DVM, M.Sc., D.Phil. Max Itkin, M.D. Vincent Planelles, Ph.D.
James L. Riley, Ph.D. Julie K. Jadlowsky, Ph.D. R. Keith Reeves, Ph.D.
Mohamed Abdel-Mohsen, Ph.D. William James, DPhil Douglas Richman, M.D.
Faten N. Aberra, M.D., MSCE Nora Jones, Ph.D. Daiquiri Robinson
José Alcami, M.D., Ph.D. Steve Johnson Christopher Roebuck, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Todd Allen, Ph.D. Carl H. June, M.D. Asier Sáez-Cirión, Ph.D.
Livio Azzoni, M.D., Ph.D. Frank Kirchhoff, Ph.D. Horacio Salomon, Ph.D.
Katherine J. Bar, M.D. Jay Kostman, M.D. Joseph Salvino, Ph.D.
Michael R. Betts, Ph.D. Edmundo Kraiselburd, Ph.D. Sarah Schlesigner, M.D.
Joel Blankson, M.D., Ph.D. Daniel Kulp, Ph.D. Waheedah Shabazz-El
Frederic D. Bushman, Ph.D. Gregory Laird, Ph.D. George Shaw, M.D., Ph.D.
Maria Jose Buzon Gomez, Ph.D. Alan Landay, Ph.D. Pamela Shaw, Ph.D.
William Carter Messapotamia Lefae Louise C. Showe, Ph.D.
Marina Caskey, M.D. Qingsheng Li, Ph.D. Jane Shull
Janice Clements, Ph.D. Mathias Lichterfeld, M.D. Janet Siliciano, Ph.D.
Mayte Coiras, Ph.D., Pharm.D. Qin Liu, M.D., Ph.D. Robert F. Siliciano, M.D., Ph.D.
Christine Dannaway Andrea Lopez-Harrington Adam Spivak, M.D.
Yoav Dori, M.D., Ph.D. Edward Lowry Teresa Sullivan
Karine Dubé, Dr.P.H. Ken Lynn, R.N. Evgenii Tcyganov, Ph.D.
Susan S. Ellenberg, Ph.D. Javier Martinez-Picado, Ph.D. Ian Tietjen, Ph.D.
Ian Frank, M.D. Domenico Mavilio, M.D., Ph.D. Pablo Tebas, M.D.
William Freshwater Saurabh Mehandru, Ph.D. Costin Tomescu, Ph.D.
Beatrice H. Hahn, M.D. David Metzger, Ph.D. Douglas Vanlue
Roy Hayes Karam Mounzer, M.D. Ronald S. Veazey, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Ya-Chi Ho, M.D., M.S., Ph.D. Michaela Muller-Trutwin, Ph.D. David Weiner, Ph.D.
Michael Holmes, Ph.D. Michel C. Nussenzweig, M.D., Ph.D E. John Wherry, Ph.D.
Bonnie J. Howell, Ph.D. Mirko Paiardini, Ph.D. China White
Wenhui Hu, M.D., Ph.D. Emmanouil Papasavvas, Ph.D. Fengtian Xue, Ph.D.
Laurent Humeau, Ph.D. Beth Peterson, M.P.H. Zhe Yuan, Ph.D.

 

Luis Montaner Luis J. Montaner, DVM, M.Sc., D.Phil.
Herbert Kean, MD Family Professor, The Wistar Institute
Director, HIV-1 Immunopathogenesis Laboratory
Principal Investigator (primary contact)
IRF2 Project Leader

 

 

James Riley James L. Riley, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor of Microbiology
University of Pennsylvania
Principal Investigator
IRF3 Project Leader

 

 

Mohamed Abdel-Mohsen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, The Wistar Institute
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Faten Aberra Faten N. Aberra, M.D., MSCE
Associate Professor of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Clinical Investigator
Clinical Research Support

 

 

José Alcami, M.D., Ph.D.
AIDS Immunopathology Unit, Instituto de Salud Carlos III
IRF2

 

 

Todd Allen, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine, Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT & Harvard
Investigator
IRF3

 

 

Livio Azzoni Livio Azzoni, M.D., Ph.D.
Senior Staff Scientist, The Wistar Institute
Investigator
Statistics and Data Management Research Support

 

 

Katharine Bar Katharine J. Bar, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Investigator
HIV Resistance Scientific Research Support

 

 

Michael Betts Michael R. Betts, Ph.D.
Professor of Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania
Investigator
IRF1

 

 

Joel Blankson, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Investigator
IRF1

 

 

Frederic Bushman Frederic D. Bushman, Ph.D.
William Maul Measey Professor in Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania
Director, HIV-1 Immunopathogenesis Laboratory
Investigator
IRF1

 

 

Maria Jose Buzon Gomez, Ph.D.
Research Group Leader, HIV Translational Laboratory, Vall d’Hebron Research Institute (VHIR)
Director, HIV-1 Immunopathogenesis Laboratory
Investigator
IRF1

 

 

William Carter
Vice Chair
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Marina Caskey Marina Caskey, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Investigation, The Rockefeller University
Investigator
IRF3

 

 

Janice Clements, Ph.D.
Professor and Vice Dean for Faculty, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Investigator
IRF1

 

 

Mayte Coiras, Ph.D., Pharm.D.
AIDS Immunopathology Unit, National Center of Microbiology, Instituto de Salud Carlos III
Investigator
IRF1

 

 

Christine Dannaway
Philadelphia FIGHT
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Yoav Dori, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Pediatric Lymphatic Imaging and Interventions and Lymphatic Research, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Karine Dubé, Dr.P.H.
Assistant Professor, Public Health Leadership Program
Gillings School of Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Social Sciences Initiative

 

 

Susan Ellenberg Susan S. Ellenberg, Ph.D.
Professor of Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania
Project Leader
Biostatistics Scientific Research Support

 

 

Ian Frank Ian Frank, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Clinical Investigator
Clinical Research Support

 

 

William Freshwater
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Beatrice Hahn Beatrice H. Hahn, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Project Leader
HIV Resistance Scientific Research Support

 

 

Roy Hayes
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Ya-Chi Ho, M.D., M.S., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Center for Molecular Medicine, Yale University
Investigator
IRF1

 

 

Michael Holmes, Ph.D.
Vice President of Research, Sangamo Therapeutics
Investigator
IRF3

 

 

Bonnie Howell Bonnie J. Howell, Ph.D.
Merck & Company
Investigator and Industry Partner
Viral Measures Scientific Research Support

 

 

Wenhui Hu, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Laurent Humbeau, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President, Inovio Pharmaceuticals
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Max Itkin, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Investigator
IRF1

 

 

Julie Jadlowsky Julie K. Jadlowsky, Ph.D.
HIV Program Manager, University of Pennsylvania
Investigator
IRF3

 

 

William James, DPhil
Professor of Virology, William Dunn School of Pathology, Oxford University
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Steven Johnson
Philadelphia FIGHT
Chair
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Nora Jones, Ph.D.
Temple University
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Carl June Carl H. June, M.D.
Richard W. Vague Professor in Immunotherapy, University of Pennsylvania
Investigator
IRF3

 

 

Frank Kirchhoff, Ph.D.
Institute Director, Institute of Molecular Virology,
Ulm University Medical Center
HIV Resistance Scientific Research Support

 

 

Jay Kostman Jay Kostman, M.D.
Staff Physician, John Bell Health Center, Philadelphia FIGHT
Clinical Investigator
Clinical Research Support

 

 

Edmundo Kraiselburd, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Director, SNRP Program, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Daniel Kulp, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, The Wistar Institute
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Gregory Laird, Ph.D.
Co-Founder, Head of R&D
AccelevirDx
IRF2

 

 

Alan Landay, Ph.D.
Rush University
IRF1

 

 

Messapotamia Lefae
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Qingsheng Li Qingsheng Li, Ph.D.
Professor of Biological Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Investigator
Viral Measures Research Support

 

 

Mathias Lichterfeld, M.D.
Associate Member, Ragon Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Qin Liu Qin Liu, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Molecular and Cellular Oncogenesis, The Wistar Institute
Investigator
Statistics and Data Management Research Support

 

 

Andrea Lopez-Harrington
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Edward Lowry
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Ken Lynn, R.N.
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Managing Director of Clinical Studies
HIV-1 Immunopathogenesis Laboratory

 

 

Javier Martinez-Picado, Ph.D.
ICREA Research Professor, AIDS Research Institute – IrsiCaixa
Investigator
IRF1

 

 

Domenico Mavilio, M.D., Ph.D.
Head, Unit of Clinical and Experimental Immunology, Humanitas Research Hospital, Medical School of Milan University
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Saurabh Mehandru, M.D.
Associate Professor, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

David Metzger, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania
Co-Leader
Community Engagement

 

 

Karam Mounzer Karam Mounzer, M.D.
Medical Director, Jonathan Lax Treatment Center
Clinical Investigator
Clinical Research Support

 

 

Michaela Müller-Trutwin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Institut Pasteur, Head of HIV, Inflammation, and Persistence Unit
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Kar Muthumani, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, The Wistar Institute
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Michel Nussenzweig Michel C. Nussenzweig, M.D., Ph.D.
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Zanvil A. Cohn and Ralph N. Steinman Professor, The Rockefeller University
Investigator
IRF3

 

 

 

Mirko Paiardini, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Emory Vaccine Center, Emory University
Investigator
IRF3

 

 

Emmanouil Papasavvas, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist, The Wistar Institute
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Beth Peterson, M.P.H.
Program Manager, The Wistar Institute
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Vicente Planelles Vicente Planelles, Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology, University of Utah
Investigator
IRF1

 

 

R. Keith Reeves, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of Harvard CFAR Advanced Technologies Core
Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital – Harvard Medical School
IRF3

 

 

Douglas Richman Douglas Richman, M.D.
Distinguished Professor, Department of Pathology, University of California, San Diego
Director, San Diego Veteran’s Administration
Project Leader
Viral Measures Research Support

 

 

Daiquiri Robinson
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Christopher Roebuck, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Cornell University
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Asier Sáez-Cirión, Ph.D.
Group Leader, Viral Reservoirs and Control, Institut Pasteur
IRF2

 

 

Horacio Salomon, Ph.D.
Professor of Microbiology, University of Buenos Aires
Director, Institute for Biomedical Research on Retroviruses and AIDS
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Joseph Salvino, Ph.D.
Professor, The Wistar Institute
IRF2

 

 

Sarah Schlesinger Sarah Schlesinger, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Investigation, The Rockefeller University
Investigator
IRF3

 

 

Waheedah Shabazz-El
Positive Women’s Network
Community Advisory Board

 

 

George Shaw George Shaw, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Investigator
HIV Resistance Research Support

 

 

Pamela Shaw Pamela Shaw, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania
Investigator
Statistics and Data Management Research Support

 

 

Louise C. Showe, Ph.D.
Professor, Molecular and Cellular Oncogenesis Program, The Wistar Institute
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Jane Shull Jane Shull
Executive Director, Philadelphia FIGHT
Co-Leader
Community Engagement

 

 

Janet Siliciano Janet M. Siliciano, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Investigator
IRF1

 

 

Robert Siliciano Robert F. Siliciano, M.D., Ph.D.
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
IRF1 Project Leader

 

 

Adam Spivak, M.D.
Division of Infectious Disease
University of Utah School of Medicine
Investigator
IRF1

 

 

Teresa Sullivan
Philadelphia FIGHT
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Evgenii Tcyganov, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist, The Wistar Institute
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Ian Tietjen, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor, The Wistar Institute
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Pablo Tebas Pablo Tebas, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Project Leader and Principal Clinical Investigator
Clinical Research Support

 

 

Costin Tomescu Costin Tomescu, Ph.D.
Senior Staff Scientist, The Wistar Institute
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Douglas Vanlue
Community Advisory Board

 

 

Ronald S. Veazey, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Chair, Division of Comparative Pathology, Tulane National Primate Research Center
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

David Weiner David B. Weiner, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President and Director, Vaccine Center
W. W. Smith Charitable Trust Professor in Cancer Research
The Wistar Institute
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

John Cherry E. John Wherry, Ph.D.
Professor of Microbiology and Director, Institute for Immunology, University of Pennsylvania
Investigator

 

 

China White
Community Advisory Board

 

Fengtian Xue, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
Investigator
IRF2

 

 

Zhe Yuan, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist, The Wistar Institute
Investigator
IRF2