University of Pennsylvania, USA
Pablo Tebas, M.D., Ph. D. is associate professor of medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and principal investigator in the AIDS Clinical Trials Unit (ACTU) at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Tebas received his medical degree from the Universidad Autónoma of Madrid (Spain), where he completed his residency in Internal Medicine. He completed an Infectious Diseases fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis Missouri. His research interests center around the study of the complications of HIV and its treatment and in the evaluation of strategies for the cure of HIV infection. His clinical interest focuses on the treatment of HIV infection and associated infections like hepatitis C and has a particular interest in the clinical manifestations and treatment of atypical mycobacterial infections. In addition to being the primary care provider for more than 200 patients living with HIV, Dr. Tebas is involved in clinical trials evaluating new therapies for HIV infection. He is one of the founding members of the HIV Reservoirs and Viral Eradication (Cure) Transformative Science Group (TSG) of the AIDS clinical trial group. In addition to his ACTG work, he is involved in several early phase trials of new compounds developed in conjunction with the NIH in several IPCP grants.