Medical Director, Center for AIDS Research and Trteatment, North Shore University Hospital
Professor of Medicine, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
Phone: (516) 562-4280
Joseph P. McGowan, MD has provided HIV Primary Care to persons infected with HIV/AIDS for nearly 30 years. He is Board Certified in Infectious Diseases and Credentialed as an HIV Specialist by the American Academy of HIV Medicine (AAHIVM). He received a BA degree from Columbia University (summa cum laude), MD from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and has completed a fellowship in Infectious Diseases and an NIH Fellowship in Immunology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Dr. McGowan is Professor of Medicine at the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine and on faculty at the Albert Einstein School of Medicine. He is the chair of the New York/New Jersey Chapter Board of the American Academy of HIV Medicine. He has been the Director of HIV Ambulatory Care at the Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center and currently is Medical Director of the Center for AIDS Research & Treatment at the North Shore University Hospital on Long Island, NY. He has been involved in numerous HIV clinical trials for over 20 years.
Dr. McGowan has published over 60 original articles and abstracts dealing with HIV and AIDS. He is currently the Principal Investigator on over a dozen grant funded programs to provide HIV Primary Care and Prevention from the CDC, HRSA and New York State Department of Health. He serves as the Medical/Clinical Director of the AIDS Education and Training Regional Center at SUNY Stony Brook.
HIV and AIDS with a particular focus on HIV drug resistance, Management of HIV in Pregnancy, Anal Cancer Screening in HIV and the role of alteration in the microbiota in HIV immune reconstitution.
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
2015 World AIDS Day Award for Outstanding Provider, United Way of Long Island
2013 Best Doctors in America
2011 Elected Fellow in the Infectious Diseases Society of America
2010 America’s Top Doctors, Castle Connolly
2008 Attending Physician of the Year Award, North Shore University Hospital
2004 Elected Fellow in the American College of Physicians
1990 Leo M. Davidoff Society Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Training of Medical Students, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University
1983 Phi Beta Kappa
1983 Summa Cum Laude