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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

James M. Sosman, MD, earned his medical degree from the University of Chicago and completed his residency at Stanford University Medical Center.


Infectious Diseases

Internal Medicine

UW Health Clinics

University Hospital
(608) 263-0946 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
University Station Clinic
(608) 263-7500 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
Provider is not accepting new primary care patients.

Regional Specialty Clinics

Beloit Area Community Health Center (Beloit)
(608) 361-0311 |  Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Internal Medicine
Residency Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA
Internship Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA
Medical School University of Chicago Medical School, Chicago, IL, 1985


Best Doctors® in America 2015

Best Doctors® in America 2014

Best Doctors® in America 2013

Best Doctors® in America 2011

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.


Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

Programs & Conditions

PubMed Articles
Kemnitz R Kuehl TC Hochstatter KR Barker E Corey A Jacobs EA Repplinger MD Ehlenbach WJ Seal DW Sosman JM Westergaard RP . Manifestations of HIV stigma and their impact on retention in care for people transitioning from prisons to communities. Health Justice. 2017 Dec;5(1):7
[PubMed ID: 28589252]
Shirley D Thibodeau L Catz SL McCoy K Jorenby DE Safdar N Sosman JM . Cessation-related information, motivation, and behavioral skills in smokers living with HIV. AIDS Care. 2017 Aug 17;:1-9
[PubMed ID: 28817951]
Schulte DM Duster M Warrack S Valentine S Jorenby D Shirley D Sosman J Catz S Safdar N . Feasibility and patient satisfaction with smoking cessation interventions for prevention of healthcare-associated infections in inpatients. Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy. 2016 Apr 26;11:15
[PubMed ID: 27113448]
Donohue S Sesto ME Hahn DL Buhr KA Jacobs EA Sosman JM Andreason MJ Wiegmann DA Tevaarwerk AJ . Evaluating primary care providers' views on survivorship care plans generated by an electronic health record system. J Oncol Pract. 2015 May;11(3):e329-35
[PubMed ID: 25804989]
Brennan MB Barocas JA Crnich CJ Hess TM Kolehmainen CJ Sosman JM Sethi AK . "Oops! I forgot HIV": resident physician self-audits and universal HIV screening. J Infect Public Health. 2015 Mar-Apr;8(2):161-9
[PubMed ID: 25277258]
Barocas JA Erlandson KM Belzer BK Hess T Sosman J . Advance directives among people living with HIV: room for improvement. AIDS Care. 2015;27(3):370-7
[PubMed ID: 25307722]
Bearden A Abad C Gangnon R Sosman JM Binkley N Safdar N . Cross-sectional study of vitamin D levels, immunologic and virologic outcomes in HIV-infected adults. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Apr;98(4):1726-33
[PubMed ID: 23457406]
Thibodeau L Seal DW Jorenby DE Corcoran K Sosman JM . Perceptions and influences of a state prison smoking ban. J Correct Health Care. 2012 Oct;18(4):293-301
[PubMed ID: 22935623]
Sosman J Macgowan R Margolis A Gaydos CA Eldridge G Moss S Flanigan T Iqbal K Belcher L . Sexually transmitted infections and hepatitis in men with a history of incarceration. Sex Transm Dis. 2011 Jul;38(7):634-9
[PubMed ID: 21844713]
Sosman JM . Optimizing HIV care: policy implications. Am J Manag Care. 2010 Dec;16(13 Suppl):S339-44
[PubMed ID: 21517649]
Bimber BN Dudley DM Lauck M Becker EA Chin EN Lank SM Grunenwald HL Caruccio NC Maffitt M Wilson NA Reed JS Sosman JM Tarosso LF Sanabani S Kallas EG Hughes AL O'Connor DH . Whole-genome characterization of human and simian immunodeficiency virus intrahost diversity by ultradeep pyrosequencing. J Virol. 2010 Nov;84(22):12087-92
[PubMed ID: 20844037]
Attia S Dezube BJ Torrealba JR Sosman JM McHaffie DR Pfau PR Bailey HH Kozak KR . AIDS-related Kaposi's sarcoma of the gastrointestinal tract. J Clin Oncol. 2010 Jun 1;28(16):e250-1
[PubMed ID: 20439636]
Thibodeau L Jorenby DE Seal DW Kim SY Sosman JM . Prerelease intent predicts smoking behavior postrelease following a prison smoking ban. Nicotine Tob Res. 2010 Feb;12(2):152-8
[PubMed ID: 20038510]
Stein JH Merwood MA Bellehumeur JB McBride PE Wiebe DA Sosman JM . Postprandial lipoprotein changes in patients taking antiretroviral therapy for HIV infection. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2005 Feb;25(2):399-405
[PubMed ID: 15576636]
Stein JH Merwood MA Bellehumeur JL Aeschlimann SE Korcarz CE Underbakke GL Mays ME Sosman JM . Effects of pravastatin on lipoproteins and endothelial function in patients receiving human immunodeficiency virus protease inhibitors. Am Heart J. 2004 Apr;147(4):E18
[PubMed ID: 15077088]
Scharko AM Perlman SB Pyzalski RW Graziano FM Sosman J Pauza CD . Whole-body positron emission tomography in patients with HIV-1 infection. Lancet. 2003 Sep 20;362(9388):959-61
[PubMed ID: 14511930]