Karam Mounzer

MD
Chief Scientific Officer

Program Categories for Karam Mounzer

Medical School: Saint Joseph University in Beirut, Lebanon

Residency: University of Medicine and Dentistry in New Jersey

About Karam Mounzer

Karam Mounzer, MD is the Chief Scientific Officer at Philadelphia FIGHT. He received his medical training from Saint Joseph University in Beirut, Lebanon. Karam completed his residency and fellowship at the University of Medicine and Dentistry in New Jersey.

Karam is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Karam’s clinical expertise is in HIV, HCV, HBV, STDs and other general infectious diseases and treatment of the multi-drug resistant HIV virus. His research expertise is in HIV / HCV Drugs and Treatment strategy development, HIV and HCV immunopathogenesis, and resistance to ARTs

Dr. Mounzer identified two major gaps in the care of patients with HIV / hepatitis C (HCV) co-infection, and the complexity of multidrug-resistant HIV treatment. He is involved with many clinical trials focusing on drug development and better understanding of HIV immunopathogenesis with the Wistar Institute. Additionally, he is involved in teaching and mentoring fellows, residents and students. He serves as a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine and continues to participate in our inpatient care and educational programs in the Infectious Disease Division at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

Clinical Expertise for Karam Mounzer

Dr. Karam Mounzer’s clinical expertise is in HIV, HCV, HBV, STDs, and other general infectious diseases and treatment of multi-drug resistant HIV.

Research Expertise for Karam Mounzer

His research expertise is in HIV / HCV Drugs and Treatment Strategy Development, HIV and HCV immunopathogenesis, and resistance to ARTs.

Board Certifications for Karam Mounzer

Dr. Mounzer is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases.

Education and Training for Karam Mounzer

Karam Mounzer, MD is the Chief Scientific Officer at Philadelphia FIGHT.  He received his medical training from Saint Joseph University in Beirut, Lebanon.

Fellowships for Karam Mounzer

University of Medicine and Dentistry in New Jersey