Dr. Jeffrey Carson is our Principal Investigator.
He is the Provost, New Brunswick at Rutgers Biomedical Health Science, Distinguished Professor of Medicine, and the Richard C. Reynolds, M.D. Chair in General Internal Medicine at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Carson is a board certified internist who practices office and hospital-based Internal Medicine. Dr. Carson was a member of the Clinical Trials Review Committee at the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institutes and served as Chair during his fifth year. He was recently inducted into the National Blood Foundation Hall of Fame, and elected as a member of the American Association of Physicians.
Dr Carson's other COVID-19 research has focused on risk of infection in health care workers and clinical trials evaluating a COVID-19 vaccine. He currently is leading NIH funded clinical trials and has published extensively in high impact journals including New England Journal of Medicine and JAMA.