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Marc Kurtzman, M.D., M.A.

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Specialties:
Medicine, General Internal Medicine
Special Interest:
General Internist
Accepting Patients:
Yes
Languages:
English

Biography

Marc  Kurtzman  was  born  and  raised  in  Tampa,  Florida.  After  high  school,  he  attended  the  University  of  Florida  where  he  enrolled  in  a  combined  BA?MA  program in  Religious  Studies.  His  field  of  study  in  religion  was  integral  philosophy  and  contemplative  practices.   He  conducted  interdisciplinary  research  for  his  Master’s  thesis,  utilizing  fMRI  to  assess neurological  differences  to  emotional  stimuli  in  meditation  practitioners.   It  was  during  graduate  school  that  he  discovered  his  interest  in  pursuing  medicine  while  working  with stroke  patients  as  a  data  analyst  in  an  fMRI  lab.   After  completing  his  prerequisites,  Marc  attended  the  University  of  South  Florida  Morsani  College  of  Medicine  in  Tampa.   While  in medical  school,  he  founded  the  college’s  GLBT  &  Allies  Medical  Student  Association,  which  made fundamental changes to curriculum, admissions, and overall atmosphere of the medical campus  with  regard  to  gay,  lesbian,  bisexual,  and  transgendered  individuals.    His  current career  interest  is  Cardiology,  with  a  future  goal  of  academic  medicine  in  order  to  continue  his  passion  for  teaching.  

Education

  • Degrees:
    M.D., University of South Florida College of Medicine, 2012
    M.A., University of Florida, 2005
    B.A., University of Florida, 2004
  • Residency:

    Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR - In Progress

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