Anjali Sharma, MD, MS
Dr. Sharma is Professor of Medicine in the divisions of General Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases of Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She is Principal Investigator of the Bronx/Manhattan New York site of the MACS-WIHS Combined Cohort Study and co-chair of its Metabolic Working Group. Dr. Sharma’s research focuses on metabolic complications and non-AIDS comorbidities related to HIV disease and aging, including falls, fracture, and frailty and functional and cognitive impairment. Dr. Sharma was selected as a Tideswell University of California San Francisco-American Geriatrics Society Emerging Leaders in Aging Scholar and has been funded by Gilead Sciences to develop a tailored model of integrated geriatric-HIV care delivery adapted to the specific needs of older persons with HIV. She has received additional funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the National Institutes of Health for her research.