A. Martin Lerner
A. Martin Lerner received the M.D. and M.A.C.P. degrees, is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and is an Infectious Diseases Specialist. As a graduate of Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Mo, USA, Dr. Lerner completed an internship at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis. After serving as a Laboratory Investigator at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md, USA, he completed a residency in infectious disease at Harvard Medical Services in Boston and at Barnes Hospital. In Boston, Dr. Lerner was a Research Fellow in medicine for the Thorndike Memorial Library, Boston City Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, and a Research Associate in the Biology Department at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dr. Lerner was the Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases, the Chief of the Department of Medicine, and a Full-Time Professor of Internal Medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Mich, USA from 1963 to 1982 and continues on as Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine. Among his numerous professional memberships, Dr. Lerner was Governor for the Michigan Chapter of the American College of Physicians, 1991-1994. He is a recipient of the Washington University School of Medicine Alumni Award and a Master of the American College of Physicians, 2001. He founded the Treatment Center for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), where he is currently in private practice in Beverly Hills, Mich, USA. Once plagued by CFS, he has committed the past 25 years to the diagnosis and treatment of CFS for patients around the world. In the past 50 years, he has written over 200 original articles spanning all areas of virology, narrowing his focus in more recent years to the study of CFS. Dr. Lerner is on staff at William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Mich, USA.
Biography Updated on 4 October 2011