Gary P Wang

Gary P Wang, MD, PhD, FIDSA

Professor Of Medicine; VA Section Chief

Department: MD-INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Business Phone: (352) 294-8469
Business Email: gary.wang@medicine.ufl.edu

About Gary P Wang

Gary P. Wang, MD, Phd, FIDSA, is associate professor of medicine and chief of the division of infectious diseases and global medicine in the Department of Medicine at the University of Florida. Dr. Wang graduated from Temple University in 2001 with MD and PhD degrees in biochemistry and mechanistic enzymology. He completed Internal Medicine residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital, followed by an Infectious Diseases Fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. Upon the completion of his clinical training, Dr. Wang pursued his postdoctoral research fellowship in Microbiology, Virology and Genomics with Dr. Rick Bushman at the University of Pennsylvania. He joined UF in 2009 as an Assistant Professor, became Section Chief of Infectious Diseases at NF/SG VA in 2014, and was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure in 2016.

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Clostridium difficile infection
  • Fecal Microbiota Transplant
  • Gut Microbiome
  • HIV
  • HIV/HCV Co-infection
  • HIV/HCV Drug Resistance
  • Metagenomics Sequencing

Publications

2016 American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
2006 Journal of virological methods
1991 Journal of the American Chemical Society

Grants

Mar 2020 ACTIVE
Cultivable commensal spores in C. difficile infection
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID · Principal Investigator
Oct 2019 ACTIVE
Gary Wang IPA agreement (Joan Whitlock )
US DEPT OF VET AFF GAINESVILLE MED CTR · Project Manager
Apr 2019 ACTIVE
Synergistic interactions between muscadine wine and gut microbiota in alleviating intestinal inflammation and barrier dysfunction
US DEPT OF AG NATL INST OF FOOD AND AG · Project Manager
Jan 2019 ACTIVE
Gary Wang-IPA Agreement- Evan Waters
US DEPT OF VET AFF GAINESVILLE MED CTR · Principal Investigator
Sep 2018 ACTIVE
Developing the Biobehavioral Foundation for Self-Management of Psychoneurological Symptoms in Hematopoietic Cell Transplant (HCT) Survivors
NATL INST OF HLTH NINR · Project Manager
May 2018 ACTIVE
To test the efficacy of a novel berberine emulsification using TPGS on the absorption of berberine compared to berberine powder in humans
DESIGNS FOR HEALTH ·
Feb 2018 – Jan 2020
Gary Wang-IPA Agreement Gurjit, Sidhu,
US DEPT OF VET AFF GAINESVILLE MED CTR · Mentor
Jan 2018 – Jun 2018
Use muscadine to reduce inflammation and promote optimal gut health
FL DEPT OF AG AND CONSUMER SER · Project Manager
Oct 2017 – Sep 2019
Gary Wang IPA agreement (Joan Whitlock )
US DEPT OF VET AFF GAINESVILLE MED CTR · Principal Investigator
Oct 2017 – Oct 2017
Gary Wang IPA agreement ( Lisa Zhao)
*NF/SGVHS Malcom Randall VA Medical Cent · Principal Investigator
Apr 2017 – Mar 2019
Next generation quantitative HCV drug resistance assay
MEDOSOME BIOTEC · Principal Investigator
Mar 2017 ACTIVE
A Phase 3b, Multi-Center, Randomized, Open-Label, Pragmatic Study of Glecaprevir/Pibrentasvir (G/P) +/- Ribavirin for GT1 Subjects with Chronic Hepatitis C Previously Treated with an NS5A Inhibitor + Sofosbuvir Therapy
ABBVIE · Project Manager
May 2016 – Dec 2018
To determine the metabolomics and microbiome changes after cranberry juice consumption and bioactivity of cranberry phytochemicals – Confidential
OCEAN SPRAY CRANBERRIES · Project Manager
May 2016 – Apr 2018
Randomized Trial to Prevent Vascular Events in HIV (The REPRIEVE Study)
MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL · Principal Investigator
Apr 2016 ACTIVE
Brain-Gut Microbiome-Immune Axis in Hypertension
NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI · Project Manager
Mar 2016 – Feb 2018
A method for accurate and sensitive detection of HIV dru
MEDOSOME BIOTEC · Principal Investigator
Dec 2015 – Feb 2019
Oral Metagenomic Biomarkers in Rheumatoid Arthritis
US ARMY MED RES ACQUISITION · Project Manager
Jul 2015 – May 2018
Regulation of tryptophan metabolism and anxiety by gut m
NATL INST OF HLTH NIMH · Principal Investigator
Jun 2015 – May 2017
Mechanism of Microbial Signaling to the Brain: the Role
UF DSR OPPORTUNITY FUND · Principal Investigator
Apr 2015 – Apr 2018
Actelion Study – CDAD
PPD DEVELOPMENT · Principal Investigator
Mar 2014 ACTIVE
Optimizing combination therapy for Hepatitis C virus with pharmacodynamic models
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID · Project Manager
Aug 2011 – Aug 2016
HCV-P08338
SCHERING PLOUGH RES INST · Principal Investigator
Jul 2007 – Aug 2016
CTSI
UF RESEARCH FOU · Project Manager

Education

PhD Research Fellowship – Genomic Analysis of Retroviral Integration in Gene Therapy
2009 · University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Fellowship – Infectious Diseases
2006 · Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Residency – Internal Medicine
2004 · Yale New-Haven Hospital
Medical School
2001 · Temple University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-8469
Emails:
Addresses:
Mailing:
PO Box 100289
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical:
1600 SW ARCHER RD RM D2 14E
GAINESVILLE FL 32610