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John Bernardo, MD, is a pulmonologist at Boston Medical Center and a Professor of Medicine at Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine. Dr. Bernardo is also the Tuberculosis Medical Officer at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Dr. Bernardo is a local and national leader in tuberculosis prevention, diagnostics, control, and treatment, and is a collaborator and instructor at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)’s Northeast Tuberculosis Regional Training and Medical Consultation Center at Rutgers Medical School. He is also a pulmonary/tuberculosis physician for Boston’s Health Care for the Homeless, Inc. His research focuses on tuberculosis treatment, diagnostics, community-based prevention, education, and policy.
  • Administrative Title

    Professor, Pulmonary, Allergy, Sleep and Critical Care Medicine and Research Professor, Biochemistry, Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine. Tuberculosis Medical Officer, Massachusetts Department of Public Health.
  • Education

    University of Illinois College of Medicine, 1973
  • Residency

    Internal Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital and Boston University Medical Center
  • Board Certifications

    Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Special Interests

    Tuberculosis, allergy


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