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Dr. Marta Louise Ackers


Preventive Medicine

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Dr. Marta Ackers is a preventive medicine physician in Decatur, Georgia. She received her medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years.

Office Location & Contact

1670 Clairmont Rd


Phone: (404) 321-6111

Specialties & Qualifications


Preventive Medicine

Preventive medicine specialists work to prevent disease and maintain health in individuals and populations. Public health is a large focus, as is occupational medicine.


Public Health & General Preventive Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

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Education & Medical Training

Miriam Hospital – Lifespan


Internal Medicine,


US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Maxillofacial Pathology,


Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine


in Internal Medicine

American Board of Preventive Medicine


in Public Health & General Preventive Medicine

CA State Medical License

Active through 2015

GA State Medical License

Active through 2015

Insurance Accepted

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Publications & Presentations


Gilbert, P.B., Ackers, M.L., Berman, P.W., Francis, D.P., Popovic, V., Hu, D.J., Heyward, W.L., Sinangil, F., Shepherd, B.E., Gurwith, M.

« HIV-1 virologic and immunologic progression and initiation of antiretroviral therapy among HIV-1-infected subjects in a trial of the efficacy of recombinant glycoprotein 120 vaccine. »

J Infect Dis

Antelman, G.,Medley, A.,Mbatia, R.,Pals, S.,Arthur, G.,Haberlen, S.,Ackers, M.,Elul, B.,Parent, J.,Rwebembera, A.,Wanjiku, L.,Muraguri, N.,Gweshe, J.,Mudhune, S.,Bachanas, P.

« Pregnancy desire and dual method contraceptive use among people living with HIV attending clinical care in Kenya, Namibia and Tanzania. »

J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care

Liu, A. Y.,Vittinghoff, E.,Chillag, K.,Mayer, K.,Thompson, M.,Grohskopf, L.,Colfax, G.,Pathak, S.,Gvetadze, R.,O’Hara, B.,Collins, B.,Ackers, M.,Paxton, L.,Buchbinder, S. P.

« Sexual risk behavior among HIV-uninfected men who have sex with men (MSM) participating in a tenofovir pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) randomized trial in the United States. »

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr

Medley, A.,Ackers, M.,Amolloh, M.,Owuor, P.,Muttai, H.,Audi, B.,Sewe, M.,Laserson, K.

« Early Uptake of HIV Clinical Care After Testing HIV-Positive During Home-Based Testing and Counseling in Western Kenya. »

AIDS Behav

Cavanaugh, J., Genga, K., Marigu, I., Laserson, K., Ackers, M., Cain, K.

« Tuberculosis among Children in Kenya: Epidemiology and Impact of HIV in Two Provinces. »

J Trop Pediatr

Gargano, J. W., Laserson, K., Muttai, H., Odhiambo, F., Orimba, V., Adamu-Zeh, M., Williamson, J., Sewe, M., Nyabiage, L., Owuor, K., Broz, D., Marston, B., Ackers, M.

« The adult population impact of HIV care and antiretroviral therapy in a resource poor setting, 2003-2008. »


Cummins, J.E., Denniston, M., Mayer, K.H., Pickard, R., Novak, R.M., Graham, P., Gurwith, M., Orelind, K., Ackers, M.L., Dezzutti, C.S.

« Mucosal innate immune factors in secretions from high-risk individuals immunized with a bivalent gp120 vaccine. »

AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses

Kidder, D. P.,Bachanas, P.,Medley, A.,Pals, S.,Nuwagaba-Biribonwoha, H.,Ackers, M.,Howard, A.,Deluca, N.,Mbatia, R.,Sheriff, M.,Arthur, G.,Katuta, F.,Cherutich, P.,Somi, G.

« HIV Prevention in Care and Treatment Settings: Baseline Risk Behaviors among HIV Patients in Kenya, Namibia, and Tanzania. »

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1670 Clairmont Rd


Phone: (404) 321-6111

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