Michael G. Ison, MD, MS
Professor of Medicine, Division of Transplant Infectious Diseases
Director, Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute’s Center for Clinical Research
Dr. Michael Ison completed his Internal Medicine Residency and General Internal Medicine Fellowship at Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland, Oregon. He then obtained his Master of Science in Health Evaluation Sciences and did his Infectious Diseases Fellowship at the University of Virginia. He undertook additional training in Transplant Infectious Diseases at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School under the mentorship of Dr. Jay A. Fishman. He then joined the faculty of the Divisions of Infectious Diseases and Organ Transplantation at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in 2005. He is currently the Medical Director of the Transplant & Immunocompromised Host Infectious Diseases Service, Northwestern University Comprehensive Transplant Center and Professor of Medicine and Surgery. He is currently the Director for the Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute’s Center for Clinical Research and Editor-in-Chief of Transplant Infectious Disease.