Jennifer Forrester

Jennifer Wall Forrester , MD

Professor of Clinical

Medical Sciences Building
Room 6154
231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0560
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
Phone 513-558-4704
Fax 513-558-2089


Bachelor's Degree: University of Richmond Richmond, VA, 2000 (Chemistry and Biology)

Medical Degree: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 2004

Residency: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 2007 (Internal Medicine)

Fellowship: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 2009 (Infectious Diseases)


American Board of Internal Medicine (Infectious Disease) (Certification Date: 10-06-2010 ) - (Recertification Date: to 12-31-2020 )

American Board of Internal Medicine (Certification Date: 08-28-2008 )

Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease

HIV/AIDS (Human immunodeficiency virus)


Infectious Diseases

Internal Medicine

Research and Practice Interests

HIV And Womens Health And HIV In Pregnancy

Positions and Work Experience

2009 - Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine: Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, UC Physicians, Cincinnati, OH

2005 -2009 Clinical Research, Retrospective study investigating durability of initial HAART therapy in HIV+ patients, Infectious Disease Center, Cincinnati, OH

2001 -2002 Clinical Research Assistant, Infectious Disease Center, Cincinnati, OH

2001 -2002 Teaching Assistant: Medical Physiology, Tutor: medical Physiology, Anatomy, and Medical Biochemistry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH

1997 -2000 Research Assistant, Laboratory Assistant, Resident Assistant, Chemistry Department, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA

1997 -1999 Research Assistant, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH


Associate Chief Medical Officer

Research Support

Grant: #1 U01 AI069513 Investigators:Fichtenbaum, Forrester 12-01-2007 -11-30-2013 NIH/NIAID AIDS Clinical Trials Group Role:Investigator $997,057 Active

Grant: #5 H76HA0111 Investigators:Kaul, Fichtenbaum, Forrester, Haglund 01-01-2007 -12-13-2011 DHHS/HRSA Cincinnati Health Network Ryan White Title III Funds Role:Co-PI $582,753 Active

Grant: #5 H4AHA00060-90-00 Investigators:Kaul, Forrester 07-01-2011 -06-30-2012 HRSA University of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania/MidAtlantic AETC Role:Faculty Trainers $238,190 Active

Grant: #CHN Sub \ H76HAO0111 Investigators:Feinberg, Judith; Fichtenbaum, Carl; Forrester, Jennifer; Grubbs, Peter; Haglund, Lisa; Johnson, Kay; Kaul, Pamposh 04-01-2012 -03-31-2014 Health Resources and Services Administration Community HIV Comprehensive Care Program Role:Collaborator $1,165,506.00 Active Level:Federal


Peer Reviewed Publications

Robertson, Jaime; Meier, Matthew; Wall, Jennifer; Ying, Jun; Fichtenbaum, Carl J (2006. ) Immune reconstitution syndrome in HIV: validating a case definition and identifying clinical predictors in persons initiating antiretroviral therapy.Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, , 42 (11 ) ,1639-46 More Information

Tirrell, Isaac M; Wall, Jennifer L; Daley, Christopher J; Denial, Sarah J; Tennis, Frances G; Galens, Kevin G; O'Handley, Suzanne F (2006. ) YZGD from Paenibacillus thiaminolyticus, a pyridoxal phosphatase of the HAD (haloacid dehalogenase) superfamily and a versatile member of the Nudix (nucleoside diphosphate x) hydrolase superfamily.The Biochemical journal, , 394 (Pt 3 ) ,665-74 More Information


Infectious Diseases, HIV Infection

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Sciences Building
Room 6154
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-4704
Fax: 513-558-2089