Michael A. Gelman, MD, PhD

Michael A. Gelman, MD, Ph.D., attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He completed his internal medicine residency at the University of Washington in Seattle and his Infectious Diseases fellowship at Stanford University. Dr. Gelman is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. He is affiliated with the James J. Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center (Bronx, NY), where he is the Medical Director of the Infection Control Program and of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program. He also holds an assistant professorship in the Department of Medicine at the Icahn Mount Sinai School of Medicine (New York, NY).

Dr. Gelman’s areas of interest, in addition to antimicrobial stewardship and infection control, include the treatment of HIV, Hepatitis C, and diabetic foot osteomyelitis; he is an investigator on clinical trials in all of the preceding areas. He is also interested in readiness for and response to special pathogens such as Ebola and avian influenza.