- ABMS Certification:
- Internal Medicine, 1977; Infectious Diseases, 1980
- Research Interests:
White cell interactions with bacteria
- Clinical Practice:
- Meningitis (Bacterial and Viral)- Pediatric, Tinea Capitis (Scalp Infection), Genital Herpes, Gonorrhea, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, HIV Infection and AIDS, Influenza, Lyme Disease, Measles, Epidemic Parotitis (Mumps), Onychomycosis, Osteomyelitis (Bone Infection), Syphilis, Tuberculosis (TB), Genital Warts, Pneumonia, Methicillin-Resistant Staph Infection (MRSA), Infectious Diseases
Gerald Donowitz, MD, is a professor of internal medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health at UVA.
Born in New Jersey, Dr. Donowitz attended Brandeis University and earned his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He came to Charlottesville in 1974 and completed his internship, residency, and infectious diseases fellowship at UVA. After his training, he joined the faculty as an assistant professor of internal medicine, and became a full professor in 1994. He currently serves as vice-chair for medical education and directs the Housestaff Training Program.
- 2015-2020 Best Doctors in America® List
- University of Pennsylvania, 1974
- Medicine, University of Virginia
- Infectious Diseases, University of Virginia