Jeffrey J Weiss

Jeffrey J Weiss, PhD

  • NON CHP INTERN | AIDS Center
  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medicine, General Internal Medicine
  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Psychiatry

Specialty:

Psychiatry

Research Topics:

AIDS/HIV, Addiction, Behavior, Hepatitis C Virus

Dr. Weiss is an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine, Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, and Director of the Hepatitis C Clinical & Research Program in the Division of General Internal Medicine.

Dr. Weiss has worked for over 20 years in the United States and Europe as a licensed clinical psychologist providing care to persons with infectious diseases and conducting research on how behavioral interventions can improve their quality and length of life. He has developed the Psychosocial Readiness Evaluation and Preparation for Hepatitis C Treatment (PREP-C), an open-access web-based provider tool to assess patient readiness to begin treatment for Hepatitis C infection.

Multi-Disciplinary Training Area

Public Health [PH]

Education

AB, Stanford University

MS, Fairleigh Dickinson University

PHD, Northwestern University

Internship, Clinical Psychology, Michael Reese Hospital