Manuel Marquez Md

Manuel Marquez Md

Manuel Marquez, MD - Professional Tour Director and Business Leader

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    As a certified tour director with the International Tour Management Institute (ITMI), Manuel Marquez, MD, builds on a diverse knowledge of multiple travel destinations. He has served as a director and guide for destinations in Cuba as well as across the western United States, including the western National Parks, the San Francisco Bay Area, and the Sonoma wine country. Manuel Marquez, MD, has also diversified his expertise through cruises and familiarization tours to such diverse locations as the Alaska Inland Passage, the Galapagos Islands, and the Nile River. He is currently preparing for additional training in the National Parks of New England, the Southern states, and the Intermountain West region. Manuel Marquez, MD, comes to his career in travel backed by 25 years in medical practice. He stands out as the former assistant area medical director for Southern California Permanente Medical Group's western Ventura County area, where he facilitated a merger with the Buenaventura Medical Group (BMG). Also BMG's former medical executive officer, Dr. Marquez led the implementation of a new electronic health record system and served as a liaison to key service providers. He now strives to become a leader in his new career within the travel industry.


Substitute Paraeducator

At Ventura Unified School District

From February 2015 to May 2015

Clinical Research Coordinator

At PMK Medical Group

From August 2010 to December 2012

Assistant Area Medical Director

At Southern California Medical Group

From January 2007 to January 2010

Harvard College, Cambridge

A.B., Harvard College

From September 1974 to June 1978


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