Division Leadership

‚ÄčDavey Smith, M.D., M.A.S.
Professor of Medicine
Head of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health
Co-Director, San Diego Center for AIDS Research (CFAR)
Vice Chair of Faculty Affairs




Constance Benson, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Vice Chief of Education
Program Director, ID Fellowship
Director, UCSD Antiviral Research Center (AVRC)
Director, UCSD CD4 Collaborative HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Unit




Randy Taplitz, M.D.

Professor of Clinical Medicine
Vice Chief of Clinical Affairs







Jamila Stockman, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor of Medicine
Vice Chief of Global Public Health
Director, Disparities Core of the San Diego Center for AIDS Research




Joshua Fierer, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Pathology
Chief, Infectious Diseases Section, VA San Diego Healthcare System
Director, Microbiology Laboratory, VA San Diego Healthcare System




Jennifer (Gigi) Blanchard, M.D.
Clinical Professor, Owen Clinic
Interim Director, Owen Clinic