Linda J.  Van Marter, MD, MPH

Linda J. Van Marter, MD, MPH

Associate in Medicine; Director of Clinical Research, Academic Program in Neonatology at Harvard

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

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Medical Services


  • Newborn Medicine


  • Medicine
  • Newborn Medicine
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Experience and Education


Graduate School, (Masters in Public Health)

Harvard University School of Public Health, 1985

Boston, MA

Medical School

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 1980

Pittsburgh, PA


Boston Children's Hospital, 1980-1981

Boston, MA


Boston Children's Hospital, 1981-1983

Boston, MA

Fellowship, Joint Program in Neonatology

Harvard Medical School, 1983-1986

Boston, MA


  • Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Professional History

2003: Election to Perinatal Research Society, Perinatal Research Society.
2004: Election to American Pediatric Society, American Pediatric Society.
2005: Merton S. Bernfield Neonatology Fellows’ Mentoring Award, Division of Newborn Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School.

Annual Recognition(s):
2004-2013: America’s Top Doctors, Castle Connolly Publishers.
2005-2013: Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors.
2006-2013: Top Doctors in Boston, Boston Magazine


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