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Meet Our Governor

Nebraska Chapter


Marvin J. Bittner, MD, FACP

Dr. Bittner

EDUCATION: University of Chicago, S.B. in Chemistry, Harvard Medical School, M.D., Harvard School of Public Health, M.Sc. in Clinical Epidemiology

POST DOCTORAL TRAINING: University of Michigan, internal medicine residency, University of Minnesota, infectious diseases, fellowship

CERTIFICATION: Internal Medicine Infectious Diseases, Clinical Tropical Medicine and Travelers' Health (American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Certificate of Knowledge)

PRESENT POSITION: Chief, Infectious Diseases, Veterans Affairs Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, Associate Professor, Creighton University School of Medicine Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center


OTHER APPOINTMENTS/ACTIVITIES: Fellow, 1985, Lecturer, Midwest Internal Medicine Board Review Course, 2000-14

AREAS OF PROFESSIONAL INTEREST/EXPERTISE: Infection Prevention, especially hand hygiene, Clinical Epidemiology, Travel Medicine