Renslow Sherer
Section of Infectious Diseases and Global Health
Professor of Medicine
Director,International AIDS Training Center
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730

Training

DegreeYearInstitutionArea
BA1973Princeton UniversityBiology
MD1977Rush University 
Residency1980Cook County HospitalInternal Medicine
Residency1981Cook County HospitalChief Resident

Academic Interests

Dr. Sherer is the Director of the International AIDS Training Center at the University of Chicago. In addition, Dr. Sherer has been active in HIV clinical research and in the design and implementation of clinical trials, in HIV prevention programs, and in local and federal policy on HIV/AIDS. He has numerous national and international publications and has given numerous presentations on the clinical and social impact of the HIV pandemic at conferences all over the world. Since pursuing the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases internationally he has led health worker trainings all over the world. He has implemented micro-credit and health education programs for orphans and families with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa and the Americas, and he has led HIV prevention and stigma reduction programs around the world.


Clinical Interests

HIV prevention and care; HIV infection in adults and adolescents; health policy


Representative Publications

  1. Williams JA, Liu N, Afzal K, Cooper B, Sherer R, Morgan I, Dong H. Positive Attitudes Towards Psychiatry Among Chinese Medical Students. Int Jl Social Psych 2013;0(0);1-9. E-publication in advance of publication 1.1.13.
  2. Sherer R, Zhou Y, Stern S, Yang J, Matlin K, Baoping Y, Husain A, Morgan I, Cooper B, Feng J, Mehta S. Medical Education Reform in Wuhan University, China: A Preliminary Report of an International Collaboration. Teaching and Learning in Medicine 2013;25(2):148-154.
  3. Sherer R. Generic Antiretrovirals and the Uncertain Future of HIV Care in the United States. Ann Intern Med 2013;158(2):133-134
  4. Sherer R. Generic Antiretrovirals and the Uncertain Future of HIV Care in the United States. Ann Intern Med 2013;158(2):133-134
  5. Sherer R, Solomon S, Schechter M, Nachega JB, Rockstroh J, and Zuniga JM. HIV Provider-Patient Communication Regarding Cardiovascular Risk: Results from the 2010 AIDS Treatment for Life International Survey. Journal of Int Assoc Phys in AIDS Care 2014;13(4):342-346.



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