The State University of New Jersey
United States of America
Lisa L. Dever, MD is Professor of Medicine at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and attending physician at University Hospital in Newark. She received her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston and completed her Internal Medicine residency and chief residency there. Dr. Dever completed two fellowships, one in Infectious Diseases at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, and the other in Microbiology at the Rockefeller University in New York City. Dr. Dever has authored or co-authored more than 60 journal articles, text chapters, and monographs focusing on the study, diagnosis, and treatment of infectious diseases. She is a member of the editorial board of Microbial Drug Resistance and an officer of the Infectious Diseases Society of New Jersey. She has participated in numerous clinical trials of new agents for the treatment of infectious diseases. Her major clinical and research interests include antimicrobial resistance and bone and joint infections. Dr. Dever serves as Vice Chair for Faculty Development in the Department of Medicine, Clinical Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases and Director of the Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program.