Daniel Winetsky, MD, MS
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Clinical Investigator at the STAR Program
Dr. Winetsky joined STAR-Downstate in May 2022 as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine in Infectious Diseases and Clinical Investigator at the STAR Program. Prior to joining STAR, he completed his subspecialty clinical training in infectious diseases as well as an NIH-funded post-doctoral fellowship in Behavioral HIV Research at Columbia University. He also served as the Site Medical Director for East Jersey State Prison from 2015 to 2017. His research, advocacy and clinical work focus on enhancing engagement in services for the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases among marginalized populations. He is excited to serve as clinical lead for status-neutral LGBTQ+ services at the STAR Program.