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Mary Guinan, MD, Ph.D.

Professor Emerita
Department(s): Public Health
Mail Code: 3064
Phone: 702-895-5090
Email: mary.guinan@unlv.edu


  • B.A., Hunter College, City University of New York
  • Ph.D. Physiology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas
  • M.D., Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Hershey Medical Center, Pennsylvania State University
  • Epidemic Intelligence Service: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta, Georgia
  • Infectious Diseases Fellowship: University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Preventive Medicine and Public Health Residency: CDC, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government, RWJ State Health Leadership Initiative for new state health officials
  • Board Certification: Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, 1977, and the subspecialty Infectious Diseases, 1978, and American Board Preventive Medicine and Public Health, 1999.
  • Professional Honor: Elected to Fellow of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (1981) for excellence in research.