Eric G. Meissner,
Dr. Eric Meissner is an associate professor of medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at MUSC. Originally from Chapel Hill, North Carolina, he attended Middlebury College (B.A. in biochemistry), the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill (M.D. and Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology), the University of Washington in Seattle (Internal Medicine Residency), and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases in Bethesda, Maryland (Infectious Diseases Fellowship and post-doctoral training). His outpatient clinical work and research focuses on care for persons living with HIV, HCV, and HBV infections. His laboratory studies how innate immunity, particularly type-III interferon signaling pathways, can be modulated for antiviral potential to treat HBV and HIV infections.