Faculty Profile

Jennifer Pisano
Section of Infectious Diseases and Global Health
Associate Professor of Medicine
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Chief, Section of Infectious Diseases & Global Health

Academic Interests

Dr. Pisano’s academic interests include studying the etiologies of febrile neutropenia in patients receiving cytotoxic chemotherapy and the contribution of the gut microflora to the development of GI diseases in patients receiving stem cell transplantation. As Associate Director of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, she is also interested in improving the quality of patient care in regards to antibiotic prescribing practices and inpatient to outpatient care transitions.

Clinical Interests

Infections in transplant recipients and other immunocompromised hosts, HIV/AIDS


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  • BS, 2001, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL, Molecular and Integrative Physiology
  • MD, 2005, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL, Medicine
  • Residency, 2008, Univeristy of Chicago Medical Center, Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship, 2010, University of Chicago Medical Center, Infectious Diseases
  • Advance Fellowship, 2011, University of Chicago Medical Center, Infectious Diseases