Prior to starting at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital, Dr. Gitlin most recently worked as an attending physician at Northern Navajo Medical Center in Shiprock, New Mexico. He also served as the Director of their Pediatric Rural Health Program, Adult Pulmonology Clinic, and Adult Nephrology Clinic, as well as the Chair of their Chronic Pain Management Committee. At the same time, he worked as a Forensic Medical Evaluator for Physicians for Human Rights, where he conducted medical and psychological evaluations for refugees seeking U.S. Asylum. After receiving his bachelor’s degree from Washington University, he attended Harvard University for his postbaccalaureate and then earned his Doctorate from Columbia University. He completed a residency in combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Johns Hopkins University with a focus on underserved community health. Dr. Gitlin is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and the American Board of Internal Medicine.