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Marc Stephen Posner, MD, Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who

Dr. Posner has been endorsed as a leader in the field of family practice medicine

    BALTIMORE, MD, October 07, 2020 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Marc Stephen Posner, MD, with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Dr. Posner celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

Dr. Posner has practiced as a family physician with Downtown Baltimore Family Care for more than 40 years. Since 1980, he has offered primary health care services for the entire family. Working closely with patients with a range of health issues, he also provides routine health visits and services such as electrocardiograms, colonoscopies and minor surgeries. Dr. Posner's practice is noted as a patient-centered medical home, is a part of a Care Transformation Organization (CTO), and participates in the Maryland Primary Care program (MDPCP) a medicare demonstration project to increase quality while lowering costs.

Apart from managing his practice, Dr. Posner has been affiliated with Righttime Medical Care, an urgent care facility in Maryland, since September 2009. He has also been active as an attending staff member at Harbor Hospital Center and Mercy Medical Center from 1979 to 2012. In years past, he briefly worked as an emergency room physician at Union Memorial Hospital and Mercy Hospital in Maryland. He is a member of the legislative committee of the Medical and Surgical Faculty of Maryland and has had a faculty appointment at the University of Maryland.

As a seasoned researcher, Dr. Posner has conducted numerous studies on topics such as Imitrex injections for migraine headaches, bronchitis studies, pneumonia studies and trials on Zoloft in the treatment of depression. He was one of the team of researchers in the ALLHAT antihypertensive and lipid lowering treatments to prevent heart attacks study which is widely quoted in the field of hypertension and hyperlipidemia. He has disseminated many of his research findings by authoring and co-authoring articles published in various peer reviewed journals. A sponsor for the South Baltimore Little League, Dr. Posner is also a member of Kiwanis Club of South Baltimore, the South Baltimore Merchant Association and the Sharp Leadenhall Planning Committee.

Dr. Posner earned a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Bucknell University in 1972 and a Doctor of Medicine at the University of Maryland in 1976. He then completed a family practice residency at the University of Maryland Hospital between 1976 and 1979. Later, he obtained a Master of Business Administration from the Johns Hopkins University in 2001, followed by a master's degree in finance in 2015 and a master's degree in healthcare management in 2018 from the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School.

Dr. Posner has been board-certified by the American Board of Medical Specialists as a family practice physician in Maryland from 1979 to 2012. Since 2012 he has been certified in Family Medicine by the National Association of Physicians and Surgeons. He additionally garnered his certification to practice Ayurveda, an alternative medicine system, and a certification in laser medicine and surgery. Additionally, he is certified in advanced cardiac life support and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Dr. Posner is certified to prescribe Buprenorphine for office-based treatment of opioid dependence and addiction through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration since 2000.

Over the years, Dr. Posner's career has been greatly supported through memberships with several prominent professional organizations, including the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Family Physicians, the Maryland Academy of Family Physicians, the Baltimore City Medical Society and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. Moreover, he accepted a fellowship from the American Board of Family Medicine in 1986. During his career, he has also been recognized for his achievements with multiple Physician Recognition Awards. A celebrated Marquis listee, Dr. Posner has been cited in the first edition of Who's Who of Emerging Leaders in America and the. 21st edition of Who's Who in the East.

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