Jeremy Yan-Shun Chow, M.D., is an Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center, and a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine. He specializes in HIV medicine.

Originally from Norfolk, Virginia, Dr. Chow holds a bachelor's degree in biology from Cornell University in New York, where he graduated cum laude in biological sciences and with distinction in all subjects. He earned his medical degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He completed internal medicine residency training at Emory University in Atlanta and received advanced training in infectious disease and global HIV/AIDS prevention research through fellowships at the University of California-Los Angeles. He also holds a master’s degree in clinical research from UCLA.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Chow joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2016.

Dr. Chow’s research interests include HIV and sexually transmitted infection epidemiology, health services, and health disparities.

At UT Southwestern, Dr. Chow is a member of the Department of Medicine Billing Compliance Committee, the HIV Fellowship Clinical Competency Committee, the Department of Medicine Quality, Process Improvement and Outcomes Committee, and the Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program Clinical Competency Committee.

Dr. Chow is a member of the American College of Physicians, the Infectious Diseases Society of America/HIV Medicine Association, the Texas Medical Association, and the Dallas County Medical Society.


Medical School
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (2010)
Emory University School of Medicine (2013), Internal Medicine
UCLA Medical Center (2016), Infectious Diseases
Clinical Research Fellowship
UCLA School of Medicine (2016), Clinical Research

Research Interest

  • Health Disparities and Access to Care
  • Health Services
  • HIV
  • International Health
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Hospitalization rates among persons with HIV who gained Medicaid or private insurance after the Affordable Care Act in 2014.
Nijhawan AE, Mathews WC, Raifman J, Fleming J, Gebo KA, Moore RD, Berry SA, J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2021 Feb
Extragenital Testing for Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis in a Large HIV Clinic in the US South: Implementation and Epidemiology.
Pottorff A, Duarte P, Chow J, Luque A, Nijhawan AE, Sex Transm Dis 2021 Feb 48 2 e22-e26
Characteristics, Comorbidities, and Outcomes in a Multicenter Registry of Patients with HIV and Coronavirus Disease-19.
Dandachi D, Geiger G, Montgomery MW, Karmen-Tuohy S, Golzy M, Antar AAR, Llibre JM, Camazine M, Díaz-De Santiago A, Carlucci PM, Zacharioudakis IM, Rahimian J, Wanjalla CN, Slim J, Arinze F, Kratz AMP, Jones JL, Patel SM, Kitchell E, Francis A, Ray M, Koren DE, Baddley JW, Hill B, Sax PE, Chow J, Clin Infect Dis 2020 Sep
Association between federally qualified health center usage and emergency department utilization among California's HIV-infected Medicaid beneficiaries, 2009.
Chow JY, Comulada WS, Gildner JL, Desmond KA, Leibowitz AA AIDS Care 2018 Sep 1-9
Use of geosocial networking applications to reach men who have sex with men: progress and opportunities for improvement.
Chow JY, Klausner JD Sex Transm Infect 2018 Jun
Treponema pallidum pallidum Genotypes and Macrolide Resistance Status in Syphilitic Lesions among Patients at 2 Sexually Transmitted Infection Clinics in Lima, Peru.
Flores JA, Vargas SK, Leon SR, Perez DG, Ramos LB, Chow J, Konda KA, Calvo GM, Salvatierra HJ, Klaussner JD, Caceres CF Sex Transm Dis 2016 Jul 43 7 465-6
Peru's HIV care continuum among men who have sex with men and transgender women: opportunities to optimize treatment and prevention.
Chow JY, Konda KA, Borquez A, Caballero P, Silva-Santisteban A, Klausner JD, Cáceres CF Int J STD AIDS 2016 Apr
Risk factors for AIDS-defining illnesses among a population of poorly adherent people living with HIV/AIDS in Atlanta, Georgia.
Chow JY, Alsan M, Armstrong W, del Rio C, Marconi VC AIDS Care 2015 27 7 844-8
Short-course Combivir after single-dose nevirapine reduces but does not eliminate the emergence of nevirapine resistance in women.
Palmer S, Boltz VF, Chow JY, Martinson NA, McIntyre JA, Gray GE, Hopley MJ, Mayers D, Robinson P, Hall DB, Maldarelli F, Coffin JM, Mellors JW Antivir. Ther. (Lond.) 2012 17 2 327-36
Single-dose nevirapine to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV type 1: balancing the benefits and risks.
Mellors JW, Chow JY Clin. Infect. Dis. 2009 Feb 48 4 473-5

Honors & Awards

  • Distinction in Global Health
    Emory University Internal Medicine Residency Program (2013)
  • Distinction in Social Medicine
    Emory University Internal Medicine Residency Program (2013)
  • Distinction in Teaching
    Emory University Internal Medicine Residency Program (2013)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Dallas County Medical Society (2016)
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America/HIV Medicine Association (2013)
  • Texas Medical Association (2016)