Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT


Pediatrics - Boston Children’s Hospital and Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA


Pediatrics - Boston Children’s Hospital and Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician




Ben-Josef G, Ott LS, Spivack SB, Wang C, Ross JS, Shah SJ, Kim N, Krumholz HM, Bernheim SM. Payments for acute myocardial infarction episodes of care initiated at hospitals with and without interventional capabilities. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014 Nov; 7(6):882-8.

Becker JE, Krumholz HM, Ben-Josef G, Ross JS. Reporting of Results in and High-Impact Journals. JAMA. 2014 Mar; 311(10):1063-5.


Granados-Fuentes D, Ben-Josef G, Perry G, Wilson DA, Sullivan-Wilson A, Herzog ED. Daily rhythms in olfactory discrimination depend on clock genes but not on the suprachiasmatic nucleus. J Biol Rhythms. 2011 Dec;26(6):552-60.

Fitzgerald DJ, Moskatel E, Ben-Josef G, Traini R, Tendler T, Sharma A, Antignani A, Mussai F, Wayne A, Kreitman RJ, Pastan I. Enhancing immunotoxin cell-killing activity via combination therapy with ABT-737. Leuk Lymphoma. 2011 Jun;52 Suppl 2:79-81.


Satoh A, Brace CS, Ben-Josef G, West T, Wozniak DF, Holtzman DM, Herzog ED, Imai S. SIRT1 Promotes the Central Adaptive Response to Diet Restriction through Activation of the Dorsomedial and Lateral Nuclei of the Hypothalamus. J Neurosci. 2010 Jul 28; 30(30):10220-32.

Traini R, Ben-Josef G, Pastrana DV, Moskatel E, Sharma AK, Antignani A, Fitzgerald DJ. ABT-737 overcomes resistance to immunotoxin-mediated apoptosis and enhances the delivery of pseudomonas exotoxin-based proteins to the cell cytosol. Mol Cancer Ther. 2010 Jul;9(7):2007-15. Epub 2010 Jun 29. * R. Traini and G. Ben-Josef are co-first authors.


Minter RM, Bi X, Ben-Josef G, Wang T, Hu B, Arbabi S, Hemmila MR, Wang SC, Remick DG, Su GL. LPS-binding protein mediates LPS-induced liver injury and mortality in the setting of biliary obstruction. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2009 Jan;296(1):G45-54. Epub 2008 Oct 23.

Posters and Presentations


Miller KA, Michelson C, Collada B, Tolliver D, Audi Z, Brunsberg KA, Ben-Josef G, Stoeck P, Newman L. Criteria for Effective Clinical Supervision by Residents on Teaching Rounds: Developing a Validated Assessment Tool. Poster presentation at the Pediatric Academic Societies meeting, San Francisco, CA, May 2017.

Awards and Honors

2014, Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award supported by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation, Yale School of Medicine
2011, American Heart Association Student Scholarship in Cardiovascular Disease, Yale School of Medicine
2011, National Research Service Award from the National Institutes of Health, Yale School of Medicine
2008, Sherman Eoff Prize, Washington University in St. Louis
2008, Louis G. Zelson Award, Washington University in St. Louis
2008, summa cum laude, Washington University in St. Louis