James F. Rooney, MD

Rooney, Jim 2014Dr. James F. Rooney joined Gilead Sciences in 1996 as Vice President of Clinical Research and in 2004 became Vice President of Medical Affairs. He has been instrumental in the clinical development of the company's antiviral therapies, including treatments for HIV, hepatitis B and influenza. Dr. Rooney also leads many of the company's clinical research activities in the developing world. Jim Rooney is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases and is a Fellow of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.