Dr. Hyman Scott, Research Scientist
Hyman Scott, MD, MPH is a Research Scientist at Bridge HIV and an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease and currently sees patients the Positive Health Program (HIV/AIDS Clinic) at Ward 86 at San Francisco General Hospital.
Dr. Scott’s research focuses on the epidemiology of HIV-related disparities among men who have sex with men (MSM) and clinical trials of interventions to reduce barriers to HIV testing. He has led local analyses of disparities in sexual transmitted infections and utilization of HIV prevention services among MSM in San Francisco, CA. At Bridge HIV, he provides leadership in scientific expertise to develop HIV prevention interventions focused on MSM of color and is currently leading a study to develop an intervention to support home HIV self-testing among young Black and Latino MSM in San Francisco and Oakland. After receiving his MD from Yale School of Medicine, he completed his Internal Medicine residency, Chief Residency, Infectious Disease fellowship, and post-doctoral research training at UCSF.