Dr. David K. Stein is the Director of Adult HIV Research at Jacobi Medical Center, and has been a Principal Investigator for the Mycoses Study Group, as well as directing research sites for the ACTG and the CPCRA. He is one of only a handful of investigators with extensive experience conducting gene therapy trials for the treatment of HIV infection. Dr. Stein has been an active member of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He oversees the training of infectious disease fellows in his HIV clinic, and also regularly participates in education of the housestaff and medical students.
Dr. Stein's research on gene editing for HIV was published in the March 6, 2014 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.