Mark Bernard Russi MD

Professor of Medicine (Occupational Medicine) and of Epidemiology (Environmental Health); Director, Occupational Health Services, Yale-New Haven Hospital

Biographical Info

Dr. Russi is a professor of medicine at the Yale Medical School. He graduated summa cum laude from Dartmouth College in 1984, was a Fulbright Scholar, earned his medical degree from the University of California San Francisco, and his public health degree from Yale. He completed both internal medicine residency and occupational and environmental medicine fellowship at Yale, joining the faculty in 1993. He is interested in the occupational medicine of healthcare workers and is active nationally in both guidance development and educational programs to enhance the safety of medical centers. Dr. Russi teaches in several courses at Yale, attends on the internal medicine inpatient service, and directs Occupational Health Services at Yale-New Haven Hospital.


Education & Training

B.A.
Dartmouth College (1984)
M.D.
University of California/San Francisco (1989)
M.P.H.
Yale University (1993)
Resident
Yale University School of Medicine, Internal Medicine  (1989 - 1992)
Fellow
Yale University School of Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Medicine  (1991 - 1993)
Board Certification
Internal Medicine, Board Certified  (1992)
Board Certification
Occupational Medicine, Board Certified  (1994)

Honors & Recognition

  • Fellow
    American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) (2007)

Professional Service

  • Scientific Program Chair, International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) (2007 - 2007)
  • Member, CDC Sharps Working Group (2005 - 2007)
  • Member, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2004 - 2004)
  • Member, HICPAC/CDC (2003 - Present)
  • Consultant, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2003 - 2003)
  • Consultant, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2001 - 2002)
  • Member, ACOEM Council of Scientific Advisers (01/01/2009 - 12/31/2011)
  • Member, CDC/HICPAC Working Group (01/01/2008 - 12/31/2011)
  • Chair, ACOEM Medical Center Occupational Health (MCOH) Section (01/01/2008 - 12/31/2011)
  • Associate Chair, ACOEM Council on Scientific Affairs (01/01/2008 - 12/31/2010)
  • Member, ACOEM Organizing Committee, AOHC 2009 (01/01/2008 - 05/31/2009)
  • Member, CDC/ACIP Working Group (01/01/2007 - 12/31/2011)
  • Member, CDC/ACIP Working Group (01/01/2005 - 12/31/2007)
  • Course Director, ACOEM (01/01/2002 - 03/31/2011)
  • Seminar moderator and presenter, ACOEM (01/01/1997 - 12/31/2011)
  • Civilian Medical Advisor, National Center for Integrated Civilian-Military Domestic Disaster Medical Response

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