Roa Harb, MD

Assistant Professor Adjunct; Director, Clinical Chemistry

Departments & Organizations

Yale Institute for Global Health


Roa Harb is Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Director of the Clinical Chemistry Laboratory at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Dr. Harb received her undergraduate and medical degrees from the American University of Beirut and her residency training in Clinical Pathology at Yale New Haven Hospital. She is board certified in clinical pathology and practices in the area of clinical chemistry, toxicology and prenatal testing. Her interests include test utilization as well as management of reference area testing and quality improvement in the clinical laboratory in low- and middle-income countries. She is Co-Director of Clinical Pathology Programs at Pathologists Overseas, a volunteer-based organization with the mission to improve affordable, and sustainable clinical laboratory services in developing countries.

Education & Training

MS American University of Beirut (2004)
MD American University of Beirut (2003)
BS American University of Beirut (1999)
Residency Yale-New Haven Hospital

Honors & Recognition

  • Paul E. Strandjord Young Investigator AwardAcademy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists (2013)

  • Eighth Annual Donald H. Buchholz, M.D. Resident Research PrizeDepartment of Laboratory Medicine, Yale School of Medicine (2012)

  • Paul E. Strandjord Young Investigator Award with DistinctionAcademy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists (2012)

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Contact Info

Roa Harb, MD
Mailing Address
330 Cedar Street
PO Box 208023

New Haven, CT 06520-8023