Todd Brown, MD, PhD

Brown, Todd 2011_120Todd T. Brown, MD, PhD is Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism at Johns Hopkins University where he is also the primary endocrine consultant to the Johns Hopkins HIV Clinic. He is a graduate of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He completed his clinical training at Georgetown University and Johns Hopkins.   His research focuses on metabolic, endocrine, and skeletal abnormalities observed in HIV-infected patients, particularly as related to aging. He is a co-investigator in the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study and the AIDS Clinical Trial Group. In the MACS, he is a member of the Metabolic Working Group. In the ACTG, he is the co-chair of the metabolic, skeletal, and cardiovascular substudy of the most recent large antiretroviral naïve study. He is also the vice-chair of a trial investigating the effect of calcium and vitamin D on bone density in ART-naïve

patients initiating TDF/FTC/EFV and is a member of the Adult ACTG Cardiovascular Disease Task Force and Bone Working Group. He is the senior author on “Bone disease in HIV: A practical review and recommendations for HIV providers”, a cross-disciplinary set of recommendations to be published in Clinical Infectious Disease. He has published widely in the area of HIV and osteoporosis and lectures internationally on this and other topics related to metabolic diseases in HIV.