Joe Robinson

Joe Robinson has spent his career working in the treatment, research and prevention of HIV1AIDS and hepatitis C virus (HCV). Joe was privileged to work for Marcus A. Conant, M.D. and the Conant Medical Group, once the largest private HIV/AIDS practice in the country.  He also worked with Don Francis, M.D. at VaxGen in the research and clinical development of a prophylactic vaccine for HIV. Joe currently works with Presidio Pharmaceuticals focused on the development of drugs to cure HCV. Joe has participated as a research volunteer in five biomedical and behavioral HIV prevention clinical trials, serves as Board Secretary for the Conant Foundation, HepCAN and the Rainbow Honor Walk, and served as the Team Manager of the San Francisco RockDogs basketball team—winning two gold medals at the Gay Games. A native and life-long resident of the San Francisco Bay Area, Joe lives with his partner and their two perfect pugs.