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Judith Wolf

Judith Wolf, MD, FACP, AAHIVS

Associate Professor


Department: Medicine: Division of Infectious Diseases & HIV Medicine

Practices: Drexel Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Drexel Travel Health

Specialties: HIV, Infectious Diseases

Education

  • MD - Cornell University Medical College (1981)
  • BS in Biology, summa cum laude - Yale University (1977)

Memberships / Professional Affiliations

  • American College of Physicians
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • American Society for Microbiology
  • American Academy of HIV Medicine
  • HIV Medicine Association
  • International AIDS Society
  • Worldwide Who's Who, 2012

Judith Wolf, MD, FACP, AAHIVS, is a board-certified internist, and infectious diseases, HIV and travel medicine specialist. She practices in Center City Philadelphia.

Clinical Services

HIV, Infectious diseases, Travel medicine

Fellowships

  • Infectious Diseases - Washington University Medical Center (1987)

Residencies

  • Medicine - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (1984)

Internships

  • Medicine - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (1982)

Judith Wolf, MD, FACP, AAHIVS, is an associate professor of medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases & HIV Medicine. She joined the faculty of Drexel University College of Medicine in 1998 after having been on the faculty at the Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania where she served as associate internal medicine residency director, and Jefferson Medical College where she was assistant vice chair for education. Dr. Wolf also served as Lead, U.S/Global Medical Support, Vaccines and Infectious Diseases, Global Medical Information and Operations, Global Medical Affairs, Merck and Co., Inc.

Dr. Wolf is associate director of the Women's Health Education Program. She has been part of the faculty of Drexel's College of Nursing and Health Professions semi-annual Comprehensive Colposcopy Course on cervical and lower genital tract pathology.

Research

Dr. Wolf's research interests include vaccines and infectious diseases. Dr. Wolf has conducted basic research on the immunobiology of macrophage-histoplasma interactions and clinical research on HIV and antimicrobial therapies. She has published and lectured extensively on various aspects of infectious diseases.

Publications

"Sexual Safety Planning as an HIV Prevention Strategy for Survivors of Domestic Violence"
Jill Foster, Ana Núñez, Susan Spencer, Judith Wolf and Candace Robertson-James
J Women’s Health, 25(6):623-9, June 2016

"Treatment and Prevention of Malaria: An Update"
Wolf J
Hospital Physician, 38:15-22, 2002

"Transmission of tuberculosis in an adult daycare center"
Wolf J and Dean J
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 20: 157-158, 1999

"Analysis of adverse effects of outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy"
Hoffman-Terry M, Wolf JE, Fox T, Swift B, and Fraimow HS
Am J Med, 106:44-49, 1999

"Primary tuberculosis of the chest wall"
Wolf J and Dean J
IDCP, 6:280, 1997

"Reactivation tuberculosis in an elderly woman presenting as multiple brain abscesses"
Wolf J, Flanders A, and Dean J
IDCP, 5:505-508, 1996

"Amphotericin B lipid complex compared with amphotericin B in the treatment of cryptococcal meningitis in patients with AIDS"
Sharkey-Mathis PK, Graybill JR, Johnson E, Hausrath SG, Pollard R, Mildvan D, Fan-Harvard P,Eng RHK, Patterson TF, Pottage J, Simberkoff MS, Wolf JE, Meyer RD, Gupta R,  Lee L, Silverman E, and Gordon D
Clin Infect Dis, 22:315-321, 1996

"Streptococcal toxic shock-like syndrome"
Wolf JE and Rabinowitz LG
Arch Dermatol, 131:73-77, 1995

"Non-valvular infections of the cardiovascular system"
Kearney RA, Eisen HJ, and Wolf JE
Annals Intern Med, 121:219-230, 1994

"Amphotericin B use during pregnancy"
Dean JL, Wolf JE, Ranzini AC, and Laughlin MA
Clin Infect Dis, 18:364-368, 1994

Presentations

"The Changing Landscape of Endocarditis - 2015"
Abington Hospital Grand Rounds, scheduled for December 2015

"Epidemiology of Cervical Cancer and Lower Genital Tract Pathology"
Comprehensive Colposcopy Course for Women's Health Practitioners, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa., April 2015

"Human Papillomavirus Lower Genital Tract Infections"
Comprehensive Colposcopy Course for Women's Health Practitioners, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa., April 2015

"Ebola: Myths, Misconceptions, and Management"
Drexel University Partnership for Interprofessional Education, Philadelphia, Pa., November 2014

"Antimicrobial Therapy for Infective Endocarditis: Device, Conduit, Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis"
Woochon-Sejong Joint Cardtiovascular Conference, Seoul, South Korea, November 2014

"Sex and Gender Through the Lens of Infectious Diseases"
Women’s Health Education Seminar Series, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa., October 2014

"Update on Influenza Vaccination 2014"
National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit, Atlanta, Ga., May 2014

"Flu Prevention: Invisible, Yet Visible Progress"
Plenary Speaker, World Vaccine Congress, Washington, D.C., March 2014

"The Complexities of Vaccine Development"
Department of Family Medicine Grand Rounds, UPMC St. Margaret, Pittsburgh, Pa., April 2013


Contact Information


Practice Office

Drexel Infectious Diseases
219 N. Broad Street
The Arnold T. Berman, MD Building, 6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215.762.6555
Fax: 215.762.3031

Practice Office

Drexel Medicine Travel Health
219 N. Broad Street
The Arnold T. Berman, MD Building, 8th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215.762.3489
Fax: 215.762.3031

Academic Office

Women's Health Education Program
2900 W. Queen Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19129
Phone: 215.991.8452
Fax: 215.843.0253