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Dr. Peter Shalit reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Shalit is an internist who specializes in HIV care. Since 1990, he has been in private practice in Seattle, Washington, caring for several hundred patients infected with HIV. Dr. Shalit is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the University of Washington and is Medical Director for the HIV Research Program at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle.
PhD: University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1981
MD: University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1985
Residency in Psychiatry: University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1985–1986
Residency in Medicine: University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1986–1990
Chief Medical Resident: Providence Medical Center, Seattle, WA, 1989–1990
American Board of Internal Medicine
University of Washington, Seattle, WA:
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Dr. Shalit has received consulting fees from Gilead Sciences, Tibotec, Genentech, and ViiV. He is also on the speaker's bureau for Boehringer-Ingelheim, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Gilead Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline, Merck, Tibotec and ViiV as well as being involved in grant and research support with Gilead Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline, Merck and Tibotec.
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