Dr. Jeniffer Torres graduated, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Puerto Rico, Cayey Campus where she completed her major in Biological Sciences. Upon graduating from Ponce School of Medicine in Puerto Rico, she moved to Tampa to complete her Internal Medicine residency and Infectious Diseases fellowship at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine. During her fellowship, Dr. Torres traveled to Haiti as part of a medical mission trip, and with the group, she provided medical care to nearly 2,200 patients.
Dr. Torres is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease. She is a member of several professional organizations including the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Tampa Bay Latin American Medical Society. Dr. Torres holds an academic appointment as an Affiliate Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine. Since 2016, she has been very involved in the infectious disease consult service for the Solid Organ Transplant Program at Tampa General Hospital. Her interests include: HIV, Hepatitis C and the care of solid organ transplant patients. In addition to English, Dr. Torres is fluent in Spanish and committed to improving the healthcare of the Hispanic population in the Tampa Bay area. Dr. Torres joined Infectious Disease Associates of Tampa Bay in 2015.