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Michael H. Augenbraun, MD

Professor of Medicine; Vice Chair, Department of Medicine
Director, Division of Infectious Diseases:
SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University, Kings County Hospital Center

Upon graduation of medical school at the University of Rochester, Dr. Augenbraun pursued his residency at North Shore University Hospital and Infectious Diseases fellowship at SUNY Downstate. He is currently the Director of the Division of Infectious Diseases and Fellowship Program Director at SUNY Downstate/Kings County. He is also Professor of Medicine and of Epidemiology at SUNY Downstate, and Vice Chairman for the Department of Internal Medicine. His professional and research interests include sexually transmitted infections, HIV, hospital epidemiology, and history of medicine.

Research Interests:

STDs, Syphilis, Herpes, Hepatitis C, HIV

Current projects:

Resistant HSV, Syphilis, vaginitis, hepatitis C, hospital acquired infections

Education and Training:
  • BA: History University of Rochester 1981
  • MD: University of Rochester 1985
  • Internal Medicine Residency: North Shore University Hospital/Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center 1988
  • Infectious Diseases Fellowship: SUNY Downstate College of Medicine 1990

Mailing Address:
SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
450 Clarkson Avenue, MSC 56
Brooklyn, New York 11203

Department Links

Infectious Diseases