Faculty

Faculty from the Division of General Internal Medicine and from other departments and divisions at Icahn School of Medicine maintain a wide range of research and educational interests. Core faculty members and their interests are listed below.

Nina Bickell, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Department of Health Policy
Department of Medicine/Division of General Internal Medicine
Assessing and improving quality of care for vulnerable populations; population health; coordination & implementation of care

Alex Federman, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine/Division of General Internal Medicine
Health services research; chronic illness self-management among older adults; health literacy; home-based care

Carol Horowitz, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department of Health Policy
Department of Medicine/Division of General Internal Medicine
Sociocultural disparities in health care; patient-doctor communication; quality of chronic disease care

Jennifer Jao, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine 
Department of Medicine/Divisions of General Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases
HIV maternal child health; metabolic complications of in utero HIV/ARV exposure on HIV-infected pregnant women and their children

Minal Kale, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine/Division of General Internal Medicine
lung cancer screening; cancer screening in individuals with multiple chronic conditions; decision making

Joseph Kannry, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine/Division of General Internal Medicine
Clinical Decision Support; Usability; Personal Health Records

Jenny Lin, MD 
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine/Division of General Internal Medicine
Cancer survivorship and comorbid disease management; health disparities; care coordination

Lauren Peccoralo, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine/Division of General Internal Medicine
primary care workforce training; medical education training; integration of primary care and behavioral health

Keith Sigel, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine/Division of General Internal Medicine
Cancer risk and screening in HIV+ persons; cancer risk and outcomes with immunosuppressive regimens

Jeff Weiss, PhD
Assistant Professor 
Department of Medicine/Division of General Internal Medicine
Medication adherence; behavioral interventions; HIV; HCV

Juan Wisnivesky, MD, DrPH
Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine/Division of General Internal Medicine
Outcomes research; comparative effectiveness research; chronic disease self-management