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Margaret Ann Hamburg, American City commissioner. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, National Board Medical Examiners. Recipient commendation Public Health Svc., 1988, 90, Special Recognition award Public Health Svc., 1990, certified of Honor The Women's Club of New York,1993, New York Rotary Club award, 1993, Robert F. Wagner Public Svc. awardNYU, 1993.

Background

Hamburg, Margaret Ann was born on July 12, 1955 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of David Alan and Beatrix Ann (Mc Cleary) Hamburg.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Radcliffe College, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1978. Doctor of Medicine, Harvard University, 1983.

Career

Intern, resident in internal medicine, The New York Hospital, Cornell Medical College, New York City, 1983-1986; special assistant to the director, office of disease prevention and health promotion, office of the assistant secretary for health, unites states department Health and Human Superior vena cava syndrome, Washington, 1986-1988; special assistant to the director, National Institute Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1988-1989; assistant director, National Institute Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1989-1990; deputy commissioner, Family Health Superior vena cava syndrome, New York City Department Health, New York City, 1990-1991; commissioner of health, New York City Department Health, New York City, 1991-1997; planning and evaluation assistant secretary, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, since 1997. Guest investigator The Rockefeller U., New York City, 1985-1986. Clinical instructor department medicine Georgetown University School Medicine, Washington, 1986-1990.

Assistant professor clinical public health Columbia University School Public Health, New York City, since 1991. Adjunct assistant professor medicine Cornell Univercity Medical College, New York City, since 1991. Scholar Public Health Leadership Institute Center for Disease Control University of California,1992.

Board directors New York City Health Systems Agency, Medical and Health Research Association, Health Hospitals Corp, National Council on Women's Health, Primary Care Development Corporation. Steering committee women and aids National Institutes of Health, 1991. Board of Governors Greater New York Hospital Association, since 1991.

Member board science advisors. National Public Radio, since 1992. Committee member on substance abuse mental health issues in aides research, since 1993.

Advisory board member Medunsa Trust, Inc., Medical University of Southern Africa, since 1993. Member defense science board task force on Gulf War Syndrome unites states department Defense, since 1993. Board member science counselors National Center Infectious Diseases, United States Centers for Disease, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, National Board Medical Examiners.

Membership

Volunteer attending physician The Washington Free Clinic, Washington, 1988-1990. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science (medical science section committee since 1989). Member American College of Physicians, APHA, American Med.Women's Association, Council on Foreign Rels., Health Care Executive Forum, New York Academy of Medicine, Public Health Association New York City, Institute Medicine, Society Social Biology, Women in Health Management.

Connections

Married Peter Fitzhugh Brown, May 23, 1992. Children: Rachel Ann Hamburg Brown, Evan David Addison Brown.

father:
David Alan Hamburg

mother:
Beatrix Ann (Mc Cleary) Hamburg

spouse:
Peter Fitzhugh Brown

children:
Evan David Addison Brown Hamburg

Rachel Ann Hamburg Brown Hamburg