Geoffrey A. Weinberg, M.D.

Geoffrey A. Weinberg, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 690
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-5944

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  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital

Professional Bio

Dr. Weinberg's current research efforts focus on clinical research in two major areas:



1) Integration of vaccine-preventable enteric and respiratory disease epidemiologic and laboratory surveillance with research on the improvement of vaccine delivery and efficacy (New Vaccine Surveillance Network, funded by CDC contract).

2) Clinical trials of new pharmaceuticals, biologics, and vaccines in children and pregnant women infected with HIV (International Maternal, Pediatric, and Adolescent Clinical Trials Network, funded by NIH/NICHD contract)

Additional research interests include definition of the role of iron in infection, particularly with regards to HIV infection and Pneumocystis carinii infection, vaccine biology, and infectious diseases epidemiology.

He is currently Chair of the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute Committee for the Care of Children & Adolescents with HIV Infection; Co-Chair of the DHHS/NIH/OARAC Panel on Pediatric Antiretroviral Therapy and Management Guidelines; and a member of the DHHS/NIH/OARAC Panel on Antiretroviral Therapy and Management of Pregnant Women & Interventions to Reduce Perinatal HIV Transmission Guidelines.

Dr. Weinberg's practice includes all areas of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, with special emphasis on Pediatric HIV/AIDS medicine, clinical immunology (deficiencies of the immune system, immunization (proper use of vaccines to prevent disease), and assessment of recurrent infections and fevers of unknown cause (including pediatric travel medicine/tropical medicine).

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Weinberg's practice includes all areas of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, with special emphasis on Pediatric HIV/AIDS medicine, clinical immunology (deficiencies of the immune system, immunization (proper use of vaccines to prevent disease), and assessment of recurrent infections and fevers of unknown cause (including pediatric travel medicine/tropical medicine).



He is currently Chair of the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute Committee for the Care of Children & Adolescents with HIV Infection; Co-Chair of the DHHS/NIH/OARAC Panel on Pediatric Antiretroviral Therapy and Management Guidelines; and a member of the DHHS/NIH/OARAC Panel on Antiretroviral Therapy and Management of Pregnant Women & Interventions to Reduce Perinatal HIV Transmission Guidelines.

Awards & Honors (National)

Best Doctors in America 2005 - Present

Awards & Honors (Local)

Univ Rochester Sch Med Dept Pediatrics House Staff Teaching Award ("Morning Report MVP") 2012 - 2013
University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry Dept of Pediatrics Ruth A. Lawrence Faculty Service Award 2007 - 2008
Univ Rochester Sch Med Dept Pediatrics House Staff Teaching Award ("Morning Report MVP") 2004 - 2005
Univ Roch Sch Med Dept Pediatrics House Staff Teaching Award ("Morning Report MVP") 2003 - 2004
Univ Roch Sch Med Dept Pediatrics House Staff Teaching Award ("Morning Report MVP") 2002 - 2003
Univ Roch Sch Med Dept Pediatrics Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award 2001 - 2002
Univ Roch Sch Med Dept Pediatrics House Staff Teaching Award ("Morning Report MVP") 1998 - 1999

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatric Infectious Diseases - American Board of Pediatrics

Education

MD | Medicine | Indiana University School of Medicine1982
BS | Biological Sciences | Indiana University1978

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatrics Infectious Disease at St Louis Children's Hospital07/01/1984 - 06/30/1988
Residency in Pediatrics at St Louis Children's Hospital07/01/1983 - 06/30/1984
Internship in Pediatrics at St Louis Children's Hospital06/01/1982 - 06/30/1983