Oren J. Cohen, M.D.
Oren J. Cohen, M.D. is Senior Vice President, Clinical Research Strategies for Quintiles Transnational Corporation, a global contract research organization with over 20,000 employees in 54 countries.
Dr. Cohen is also a Consulting Professor of Medicine on the Infectious Diseases faculty at Duke University Medical Center.
A magna cum laude graduate of Brandeis University, Dr. Cohen is also an Alpha Omega Alpha honors graduate of the Duke University School of Medicine.
Dr. Cohen completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the New York Hospital/Cornell University Medical Center, where he served as Assistant Chief Resident in 1989-1990; he received the Richard Bowman award for dedication to medicine in 1990.
He served from 1990-1991 as Clinical Instructor in Medicine at the New York Hospital's AIDS treatment center.
fellowship in Infectious Diseases in 1994 at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
(NIAID), and spent seven years conducting basic and clinical HIV/AIDS research as a Fellow, Clinical Associate, and Medical Officer in the NIAID Laboratory of Immunoregulation.
Dr. Cohen was appointed Assistant Director for Medical Affairs at NIAID, where he also served on the Department of Health and Human Services/Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Panel on Clinical Practices for the Treatment of HIV Infection, which formulates the national Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents.
Dr. Cohen joined Quintiles as a medical advisor in 2001, and served as Chief Medical and Scientific Officer from 2004-2008.
Dr. Cohen is board-certified in Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine and is a Fellow of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.