Jennifer Brown, M.D.

Specialties

Infectious Diseases

Internal Medicine

Department

Internal Medicine

Title

  • Associate Physician
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CARES Clinic

Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center

4860 Y St.,, Suite 0100
Sacramento, CA 95817
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4860 Y St.
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Division

Infectious Diseases

Education

M.D., UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, 2002

B.A., University of Southern California, Los Angeles CA 1996

Residency

UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, 2003-2005

Assistant Professor/Chief Resident, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2005-2006

Fellowships

UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, 2008-2010

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine, 2005

American Board of Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease, 2010

Professional Memberships

Clinical Quality Improvement Committee, University of California, Davis Medical Center

Ebola Clinical Care Management Task Force, University of California, Davis Medical Center

Journal Club Committee, Infectious Diseases Society of America

Renal/Pancreas Transplant Programmatic Clinical Quality Improvement Subcommittee, University of California, Davis Medical Center

UC Healthcare Epidemiology Collaborative, University of California Healthcare System

Honors and Awards

Fellow of the Year Award, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, 2010

Outstanding Resident Teaching Award, Resident Medical Staff, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, 2004

Intern of the Year Award, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, 2003

Outstanding Unit Commendation, Interagency Working Group on Xenotransplantation Science, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2000

ORISE Fellowship Award, Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education, U.S. Department of Energy and U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1997

Honors Award in Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and, 1997

Friends of Nursing Award, Improving the Environment of Care University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, 2014

Select Recent Publications

Brown J. Contact precautions for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Are they still valuable? Curr Emerg Hosp Med Rep. 2014;2:189-195.

Brown J, Burger H, Weiser B, Pollard RB, Li X-D, Clancy LJ, Baumann RE, Rogers AA, Hamdan HB, Pesano RL, Kagan RM. A genotypic HIV-1 proviral DNA coreceptor tropism assay: characterization in viremic subjects. AIDS Res Ther. 2014;11:14.

Brown J. Use of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's extensive sputum culturing protocol for patients without cystic fibrosis: Implications for infection control and antimicrobial resistance. Am J Infect Control. 2014;42(5):546-547. 

Brown J, Nguyen HH, Cohen SH. A pain in the neck: Thyroid abscess. Am J Med. 2014;127(3):e5-6.

Nagy LH, Grishina I, Macal M, Hirao LA, Hu WK, Sankaran-Walters S, Gaulke CA, Pollard R, Brown J, Suni M, Baumler AJ, Ghanekar S, Marco ML, Dandekar S. Chronic HIV infection enhances the responsiveness of antigen presenting cells to commensal Lactobacillus. PLOS One. 2013;8(8):e72789. 

Brown J, Benedict K, Park BJ, Thompson GT III. Coccidioidomycosis: epidemiology. Clin Epidemiol. 2013;5:185 -197. 

Brown J, Fleming CS, Troia-Cancio PV. Arcanobacterium haemolyticum osteomyelitis and sepsis: A diagnostic conundrum. Surg Infect. 2013 Jun;14(3):322-4. 

Allen M, Brown J, Karakas S, Pollard RB. Refractory AIDS cholangiopathy: metabolic complications and the role of plasmaphereis. AIDS. 2013 April;27(7):1193-1194.

Tehrani DM, Russell D, Brown J, Boynton-Delahanty K, Quan K, Gibbs L, Braddock G, Zaroda T, Koopman M, Thompson D, Nichols A, Cui E, Liu C, Cohen S, Rubin Z, Pegues D, Torriani F, Datta R, Huang SS. Discord among performance measures for central line-associated bloodstream infections. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2013 Feb;34(2):176-83.

Brown J, Brown WR, Storfa AH, Tayal S. A man with AIDS and gastric ulcers. Clin Infect Dis. 2012;55(4):608-609.

Schunter M, Chu H, Hayes TL, McConnell D, Crawford SS, Luciw PA , Bengmark S, Asmuth DM, Brown J, Bevins CL, Shacklett BL, Critchfield JW. Randomized pilot trial of a synbiotic dietary supplement in chronic HIV-1 infection. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2012 Jun 29;12(1):84.