M.D., UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, 2002
B.A., University of Southern California, Los Angeles CA 1996
Internship: UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, 2002-2003
UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, 2003-2005
Assistant Professor/Chief Resident, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2005-2006
UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, 2008-2010
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2005
American Board of Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease, 2010
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 plasmapheresis. 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.