The UM Center for Infectious Disease is home to a comprehensive, multidisciplinary team of experts specializing in HIV, hepatitis C and other infections.

Our physicians, many of whom are faculty of the Institute of Human Virology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, collaborate with nurse practitioners, mental health professionals, pharmacists, a registered dietitian, social workers, nurses and medical assistants to help patients live their best lives.


Nurse Practitioners


jenn bailey

Jennifer Bailey, PharmD, BCPS, AAHIVP

emily heil

Emily Heil, PharmD, MS, BCIDP, AAHIVP

Lauren Hynicka headshot

Lauren Hynicka, PharmD, BCPS

Jonathan Lapin, PharmD

Jonathan Lapin, PharmD

Sara Lee

Sara Lee

Mandee Noval, PharmD headshot

Mandee Noval, PharmD, BCIDP

neha pandit

Neha Sheth Pandit, PharmD, BCPS, AAHIVP

Social Work and Behavioral Health

Portrait of Javius Cain

Javius Cain, LMSW

Portrait of Valerie Gresiman

Valerie Gresiman, LMSW

Portrait of Kathleen Healy

Kathleen Healy, LCSW-C

Portrait of Eric Kyeremeh

Eric Kyeremeh, LCSW-C

Portrait of Jenn Krebs

Jenn Krebs, LCSW-C

david lamason

David LaMason, LCSW-C

Portrait of Jessica Levine

Jessica Levine, LCSW-C

Portrait of Joseph Magness

Joseph Magness, PhD

Portrait of Robyn Palmeiro

Robyn Palmeiro, LCSW-C

Portrait of Elizabeth (Libby) Tarnosky

Elizabeth (Libby) Tarnosky, LMSW

Portrait of Joshua Thomas

Joshua Thomas, LMSW

Other Coordinated Team Members

Portrait of Eric Anderson

Eric Anderson

troy brown davis

Troy Brown-Davis

Portrait of Tamiko Duckett

Tamiko Duckett, MA, CRC, CVE

Portrait of Yolonda Emerson

Yolonda Emerson

Portrait of Tay Johnson

Tay Johnson, MSW

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