Assistant Professor of Medicine
Infectious Diseases

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases

Professional Bio

Jennifer Cihlar, DO, is an infectious disease specialist in the Division of Infectious Diseases within the Department of Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC). Her research and clinical interests include general infectious diseases, infection prevention, and healthcare epidemiology. Following completion of her undergraduate training in biology at the University of Notre Dame, she earned her medical degree at the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her Internal Medicine residency at the University of Cincinnati, and subsequently completed an Infectious Diseases fellowship at VUMC. She joining faculty at Vanderbilt in 2022, and is board certified in internal medicine.


DO - Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine - 2017
Residency - Internal Medicine - University of Cincinnati Medical Center - 2020
Fellowship - Infectious Diseases - Vanderbilt University Medical Center - 2022