Internal Medicine

Jack T. Stapleton, MD


Professor of Internal Medicine  - Infectious Diseases
Professor of Microbiology

Contact Information

Primary Office: SW54-4 GH
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-3168



BA, Zoology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
MD, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS

Residency, Medicine, North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel HIll, NC
Post Doctorate, Microbiology & Immunology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
Fellowship, Infectious Diseases, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC

Licensure and Certifications

Medicine, Iowa Board of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, American Board of Internal Medicine
Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education/Training Program Affiliations

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Molecular and Cellular Biology
Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Translational Biomedicine
Medical Scientist Training Program

Research Summary

Dr. Stapleton's research interests focus on the molecular biology, epidemiology and effects of co-infection of hepatitis C virus (HCV), human GB virus type C (HGBV - also called hepatitis G virus), and the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). In addition, he has clinical studies under way related to antiviral therapy and the management and therapy of HIV, hepatitis C virus, and GBV-C.

Center, Program and Institute Affiliations

Helen C. Levitt Center for Viral Pathogenesis
Institute for Clinical and Translational Science
NIH Vaccine Treatment and Evaluation Unit

Date Last Modified: 06/06/2016 - 13:17:48