Harold P. Katner, MD

Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine

Dr. Katner attended college at the University of New Orleans with a major in Biology. In 1980 he graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. Following this he completed a residency in Internal Medicine at the University Medical Center in Lafayette, Louisiana and did his Fellowship in Infectious Diseases at Ochsner Foundation Hospital and Clinic in New Orleans, Louisiana. He is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. In 1985 he joined the faculty at Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon, Georgia where he teaches both Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. He has been involved with research that has resulted in over 40 publications and multiple presentations at national and international meetings, with his main focus being in the field of HIV/AIDS. Since 1983 he has cared for over 1200 patients with HIV/AIDS and has given over 500 HIV prevention programs to the community. He is currently a Professor and Chief of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Internal Medicine at Mercer and serves as the HIV consultant to the Department of Human Resources of the state of Georgia.

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