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Dr. John Weiser

John K. Weiser, MD, MPH

Family physician providing HIV care and primary care since the beginning of the epidemic. Dr. Weiser also works in HIV prevention at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) studying the experiences of people with HIV and the medical care that they receive.


  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

  • ABMS Family Medicine


  • Emory

Education & Training

  • Medical School: University of Minnesota Medical School
  • Residency: University of Minnesota

Honors & Awards

CDC Division Director's Medal of Excellence, 2019

Annals of Internal Medicine outstanding peer reviewer, 2018

CDC Strategic Health Award for improving knowledge of care experiences and outcomes of people with HIV, 2017


Beer L, Tie Y, Wu K, Luo Q, Craw J, Weiser J, et al. Behavioral and Clinical Characteristics of Persons with Diagnosed HIV Infection—Medical Monitoring Project, United States, 2016 Cycle (June 2016–May 2017). HIV Surveillance Special Report 21. Published January 2019

Weiser J, Beer L, Chen G, Armstrong W, Kurth A, Shouse L, et al. Sustaining the HIV Care Provider Workforce. Revise and resubmit.

Millman A, Nelson N, Luo Q, Velozzi C, Weiser J (senior author). Behavioral Risk Factors and Gaps in Hepatitis C Prevention and Treatment Among HIV/HCV Co-infected Persons. Revise and resubmit.

Beer L, Weiser J. Dasgupta S, Shouse RL. Trends in Provider-Advised HIV Antiretroviral Therapy Deferral in the United States, 2009-2014. Accepted for publication by AIDS Care. November, 2018.

DeGroote N, Mattson C, Tie Y, Brooks JT, Garg S, Weiser J (senior author). Hepatitis A Virus Immunity and Vaccination Among At-risk Persons Receiving HIV Medical Care. Preventive Medicine Reports. September, 2018.11:139-144.

Weiser J. Letter in response to “The Slippery Slope of Legalization of Physician-Assisted Suicide.” Ann Intern Med. May 1, 2018; 168(9):683. doi: 10.7326/L18-0018

Frazier E, Sutton M, Brooks JT, Shouse RL, Weiser J (senior author). Trends in Cigarette Smoking among Adult HIV Patients Compared with the General Adult Population, United States- 2009-2014. Preventive Medicine. June 2018. 111:231-234.

Beer L, Frazier E, Tie Y, Luo Q, Weiser J, Shouse RL, et al. Behavioral and Clinical Characteristics of Persons with Diagnosed HIV Infection—Medical Monitoring Project, United States, 2015 Cycle (June 2015–May 2016). HIV Surveillance Special Report 20. Published May 2018

Weiser J, Perez A, Bradley H, King H, Shouse RL. Low Prevalence of Hepatitis B Vaccination Among Human Immunodeficiency Virus Patients, United States, 2009-2012. Annals Internal Medicine. December, 2017. doi:10.7326/M17-1689

Olaiya O, Weiser J, Zhou W, Patel P, Bradley H. Hypertension among persons living with HIV in medical care in the United States– Medical Monitoring Project, 2013-2014. Open Forum Infectious Diseases. 2018 Mar; 5(3): ofy028. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofy028

Weiser J, Beer L, Brooks JT, Irwin K, West BT, Skarbinski J. Delivery of HIV Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence Support Services by HIV Care Providers in the United States, 2013-2014. J Int Assoc Phys AIDS Care. Nov/Dec, 2017. 16(6):632-638. doi: 10.1177/2325957417729754

Weiser J, Brooks JT, Beer L, West BT, Skarbinski J, et al. Barriers to Universal Prescribing of Antiretroviral Therapy by HIV Providers in the United States, 2013-2014. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. April, 2017. 74(5):479-487. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001276

Craw J, Bradley H, Gremel G, West B, Duke C, Beer L, Weiser J (senior author). Retention in Care Services Reported by HIV Care Providers in the United States – National HIV Provider Survey, 2013-2014. J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care. January, 2017. doi: 10.1177/2325957417724204.

Gokhale R, Bradley H, Weiser J (senior author). Reproductive Health Counseling Offered to Women Receiving HIV Care in the United States. AIDS Care. January 23, 2017. 29(7): 928-935 doi: 10.1080/09540121.2017.1280125

Weiser J, Garg S, Skarbinski S. Prescribing of HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) by HIV Medical Providers in the United States, 2013-2014. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2017. Winter; 4(1): ofx003. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofx003

Weiser J, Brooks JT, Beer L, West BT, Duke CC, Gremel G, Skarbinski J. Qualifications, Demographics, Satisfaction, and Future Capacity of the HIV Care Provider Workforce in the United States, 2013-2014. Clin Infect Dis. June, 2016. 29; 63(7). doi: 10.1093/cid/ciw442.

Bradley H, Frazier E, Huang P, Fagan J, Weiser J, et al. Behavioral and Clinical Characteristics of Persons Receiving Medical Care for HIV Infection—Medical Monitoring Project, United States, 2014 Cycle (June 2014–May 2015). HIV Surveillance Special Report 17. Published December 2016.

West BT, Beer L, Gremel GW, Weiser J, Johnson CH, Garg S, Skarbinski J. Weighted Multilevel Models: A Case Study. Am J Public Health. November, 2015. 105(11):2214-5. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2015.302842.

Beer L, Weiser J, West BT, Duke C, Gremel G, Skarbinski J. Delivery of HIV Transmission Risk-Reduction Services by HIV Care Providers in the United States-2013. J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care. October 23, 2015. 15(6):494-504 doi: 2325957415612128.

Weiser J, Beer L, Frazier EL, Patel R, Dempsey A, Hauck H, Skarbinski J. Service Delivery and Patient Outcomes in Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program-Funded and -Nonfunded Health Care Facilities in the United States. JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Oct;175(10):1650-9. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed 2015.4095.

Beer L, Valverde EE, Raiford JL, Weiser J, White BL, Skarbinski J. Clinician Perspectives on Delaying Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy for Clinically Eligible HIV-Infected Patients. J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care. 2015 May-Jun;14(3):245-54. doi: 10.1177/2325957414557267.

Valverde E, Beer L, Johnson C, Blair JM, Mattson CL, Sanders C, Weiser J, Skarbinski J. Prevention counseling practices of HIV care providers with patients new to HIV medical care: medical monitoring project provider survey, 2009. J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care. 2014 Mar-Apr;13(2):127-34. doi: 10.1177/2325957413516496.

Weiser J, Welch A, Calman N. From bench to clinic: accessing promising investigational medications for patients with HIV infection in an urban family health center. J Am Board Fam Med. 2010 Sep-Oct;23(5):566-70. doi: 10.3122/jabfm.2010.05.090257.