Michael D. Iseman, MD

Board Emeritus
  • Girard and Madeline Beno Chair in Mycobacterial Diseases
  • Chief, Clinical Mycobacteriology Service in the Mycobacterial Disease Division, National Jewish Medical and Research Center
  • Professor of Pulmonary Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Dr. Iseman recently retired as Professor of Medicine at the University of Colorado with appointments in both the Divisions of Pulmonary Medicine and Infectious Diseases. He served for many years as Chief of the Clinical Mycobacterial Disease Service of the National Jewish Medical and Research Center in Denver. His primary areas of clinical and research interest have been tuberculosis (with particular emphasis on multidrug-resistant disease) and mycobacterial diseases other than tuberculosis. Professor Iseman was Editor-in-Chief of the medical journal The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease published in Paris by the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease from 1994-2002. He has authored a textbook “A Clinicians Guide to Tuberculosis”, which was published in 2000, and recently completed a second edition. Dr. Iseman has received numerous honors throughout his career.