Editor Profile

Sonia Nagy Chimienti, MD

Contributing Editor

About the NEJM Journal Watch Infectious Diseases Board

Sonia Chimienti, MD, is Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and Staff Physician in the Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology at UMass Memorial Medical Center. Although her primary focus is education of medical students and fellows, she is also actively involved in the care of immunocompromised patients, including patients with HIV, recipients of solid and liquid organ transplants, and patients receiving other immunomodulatory therapies. Her current research is focused on quality assurance in transplant recipients and on the provision of HIV post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) to survivors of sexual assault. Dr. Chimienti was a member of the NEJM Journal Watch AIDS Clinical Care Editorial Board since 2005. She has been a member of the NEJM Journal Watch Infectious Diseases Editorial Board since May 2014.

Dr. Chimienti has no disclosures.

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