Peter Macgarr Rabinowitz MD

Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Medicine (Occupational Medicine); Director of Electives, Yale School of Medicine; Director, Yale Human Animal Medicine Project

Departments & Organizations

Yale Medical Group

Office of EducationInternal Medicine: General Internal Medicine; Occupational & Environmental Lung Diseases Program; Occupational & Environmental Medicine

Research Interests

Zoonoses; diseases of animal workers; zoonotic influenza infections; emerging infectious disease; animal sentinels of environmental health hazards; noise and hearing loss

Clinical Interests

Occupational and environmental diseases; occupational infectious disease exposures; zoonotic disease exposures; occupational health of animal workers; noise-induced hearing loss


  • B.A., Amherst College
  • M.P.H., Yale School of Medicine
  • M.D., University of Washington , 1982

Selected Publication

  • Rabinowitz PM, Galusha D, Vegso S, Michalove J, Rinne S, Scotch M, Kane M. Comparison of Human and Animal Surveillance Data for H5N1 Influenza A in Egypt 2006-2011. PLoS One. 2012;7(9):e43851

Latest Honor and Recognition

  • Outstanding Hearing Conservationist of the Year(2011) , National Hearing Conservation Association