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Marc Siegel Marc Siegel
Associate Professor of Medicine

Office Phone: 202-741-2234
Email: Email
Department: Medicine


  • BA, Georgetown University, 1992
  • MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1998


Dr. Marc Siegel received his B.A. and M.D. degrees from Georgetown University, graduating cum laude and as a member of Alpha Omega Alpha. He went on to complete his residency training at Georgetown University Medical Center and subsequently started his own internal medicine practice in York, Maine. In 2007, after six years of working as an internist, Dr. Siegel started his infectious diseases fellowship at George Washington University. He joined the Division of Infectious Disease as a faculty member in 2009.

His areas of clinical interest include HIV infection and HIV-related opportunistic infections, HIV preexposure prohylaxis (PrEP) for the prevention of HIV transmission, chronic hepatitis C, and travel-related infections.

Dr Siegel has served as the Principal Investigator for multiple HCV treatment clinical trials. He has been the Co-Investigator on several HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN) clinical trials looking at various forms of PrEP in men and women at risk of HIV infection. He has also collaborated with basic science researchers from the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine on several translational studies


  • Infectious Diseases


View publications by this faculty member.

Siegel M, Borkowska A, Roberts A, Parenti D, Dubrovsky L, Simmens S, Sviridov D, Simon G, Fitzgerald M, Bukrinsky M. HIV infection induces structural and functional changes in High Density Lipoproteins. Publication pending, Atherosclerosis

Toma I, Siegel M, Keiser J, Yakovleva A, Kim A, Davenport L, Devaney J, Hoffman E, Alsubail R, Crandall K, Castro-Nallar E, Perez-Losada M, Hilton S, Chawla L, McCaffrey T, Simon G. Single-Molecule Long Read 16S Sequencing to Characterize the Lung Microbiome from Mechanically Ventilated Patients with Suspected Pneumonia. J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Nov;52(11):3913-21

Byrd A, Perez-Rogers J, Manimaran S, Castro-Nallar E, Toma I, McCaffrey T, Siegel M, Benson G, Crandall K, Johnson W. Clinical PathoScope: Rapid alignment and filtration for accurate pathogen identification in clinical samples using unassembled sequencing data. BMC Bioinformatics. 2014 Aug 4;15(1):262

Siegel M, Simon G. Is Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection a Risk Factor for Strongyloides stercoralis Hyperinfection and Dissemination? PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2012;6(7): e1581.

Siegel M, Parenti D, Simon G. Atrial-Esophageal Fistula after Atrial Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Jul 1;51(1):73-6.

Siegel M, Kennedy L, Rexroth K, Lankford M, Turner M, McKnight A, Cummins S, Benator D, Kan V. Better But Not Ideal Acceptance of Routine Inpatient HIV Point-of-Care Testing among Veterans in a High Prevalence Area. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2010 May 20.

Industry Relationships and Collaborations

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