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Sheldon H. Landesman, MD, FACP

Sheldon H. Landesman, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center


Dr. Landesman obtained his MD Magna Cum Laude, from SUNY Downstate Medical Center in 1972.
Postdoctoral Training:
Dr. Landesman was a Clinical and Research Fellow in Infectious Diseases at Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts in 1978).
Research Participation:
Research focused on perinatal and heterosexual transmission of HIV, education of health care providers, new treatment modalities, behavioral aspects of HIV transmission and epidemiologic and statistical studies of HIV infection.
Clinical and Programmatic Leadership:
Assistant Dean for Clinical Education, SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Director, Essentials of Clinical Medicine Course, SUNY Downstate Medical Center 

Current Research Support:
Principal Investigator:
Women and Infants Transmission Study (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)

Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS) (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases)
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Department of Medicine
450 Clarkson Avenue,MSC 97
Brooklyn, NY 11203
Phone: (718) 270-3034
Fax: (718) 270-4074