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Maximo O. Brito, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine

Director, Urban Global Medicine Program
Chief of Infectious Diseases, Jesse Brown VA Medical Center

Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases


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Dr. Brito is the Chief of Infectious Diseases at the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center. He is the director of the Urban Global Medicine program at UIC. Dr. Brito has HIV and Global Health as his major clinical and research interest. He served as Program Director for the ID fellowship for over 10 years.

Certificate of Excellence in Teaching Award: 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016
Clifford Pilz Attending of the Year, Department of Medicine, 2008
Distinguished Alumni of the Year, Intec University, 2008
AMA Foundation Leadership Award, American Medical Association, 2003


Medical School: Instituto Tecnologico de Santo Domingo (INTEC), School of Medicine, Santo Domingo, DR
Residency: Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship: Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami