Michael I. Bukrinsky

Dr. Michael B

Michael I. Bukrinsky

M.D., Ph.D.

Core Director


Office Phone: (202) 994-2036
2300 I Street NW Washington DC 20037

Official Title

Professor, Dept. of Microbiology, Immunology & Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, The George Washington University; Lab Director; Director, DC CFAR Developmental Core; Director, Virology Core Lab at Basic Sciences

Current HIV/AIDS Research Activities:

  • HIV and cholesterol metabolism
  • HIV-associated atherosclerosis
  • HIV-1 Nef
  • HIV-1-associated nuerodegeneration and cognitive impairment
  • Anti-HIV compounds
  • Humanized mouse model of infection

Current HIV/AIDS Educational Activities:

  • Mentor CFAR investigators as the Developmental Core Director
  • Mentor MITM investigators in the Microbiology, Immunology and Tropical Medicine Mentoring Program