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James Shepherd, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine (Infectious Diseases); Affiliated Faculty, Yale Institute for Global Health

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James Shepherd, MD, PhD

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James Shepherd has recently returned to Yale after 9 years overseas. His recent history includes advising the Government of India on Tuberculosis control, directing a research program in TB and HIV for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Botswana, and assisting the University of Maryland start a large AIDS treatment program in Nigeria. He is a graduate of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston and a Fellowship in Infectious Disease at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Education & Training

  • Fellowship
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2005)
  • Residency
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (2002)
  • Internship
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (2000)
  • MD
    Columbia University Coll of Physicians & Surgeons (1999)
  • PhD
    Imperial College of Medicine (1988)

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