Michael Ison, MD, MS

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chair, Options for the Control of Influenza IX


Dr. Michael Ison completed his medical school training at University of South Florida College of Medicine and the obtained training in Internal Medicine at Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland, Oregon followed by Infectious Diseases at the University of Virginia. He joined the faculty of the Divisions of Infectious Diseases and Organ Transplantation at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in 2005. He is currently the Medical Director of the Transplant & Immunocompromised Host Infectious Diseases Service, Northwestern University Comprehensive Transplant Center. His interest is on developing novel therapies for influenza in hospitalized and immunocompromised adults.