Associate Professor of Medicine



Rami Kantor is an internal medicine and infectious diseases physician-scientist, Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases. He was recruited to Brown University in January 2005, after conducting post-doctoral HIV research fellowship at Stanford University. He completed his medical studies and internal medicine residency in Israel and his clinical infectious diseases training at Brown University/Lifespan. He Directs the Drug Resistance Laboratory at the Providence-Boston Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) and co-Directs the CFAR Basic and Translational Science Core. He is a member of the AIDS Clinical Studies and Epidemiology (ACE) NIH study section, and a member of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Guidelines Panel for HIV Treatment in Adults and Adolescents. His multidisciplinary clinical and basic science research includes evolution of antiretroviral resistance, HIV treatment monitoring, and HIV transmission. Within Brown University, he collaborates with clinicians, statisticians, engineers and computational and evolutionary biologists. Since his recruitment to Brown, he has been NIH-funded and has mentored numerous undergraduate and graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and junior faculty. Dr. Kantor is the author of more than 100 publications in the medical literature, as well as several book chapters. He is involved in national and international collaborations, with focus on HIV/AIDS locally and in resource-limited settings, where diverse HIV variants predominate. 

Brown Affiliations

Research Areas