Philip Harber, MD, MPH

Adjunct Professor Community, Environment & Policy Department

Prof. of Public Health, University of Arizona
Prof. Emeritus, UCLA
Faculty, Asthma and Airway Disease Research Center

Dr. Harber is an occupational medicine researcher, clinician, and consultant with particular focus on occupational respiratory disease, respiratory protection, and information systems. While director of the U Arizona Occupational Health Office, he organized the development of a five-point plan for Occupational Health & Safety of the University staff members. Dr. Harber was recently awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM). He is the editor of the “Occupational Health in Higher Education and Research Institutions” book (available 9/21).  He is a professor emeritus at UCLA, where he has been professor of Medicine and Family Medicine, chief of the Division of Occupational-Environmental Medicine, and director of the occupational-environmental medicine residency. He has served as chair of the NIOSH/CDC Study Section (IRG), vice chair of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) for preventive medicine RRC, Board of directors of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.