Dana M. Harris, M.D.

  1. Infectious Disease Specialist
  2. Internist


  1. Jacksonville, Florida



Dana M. Harris, M.D., is a general internal medicine practitioner, with specialty interest in infectious diseases in which she is Board Certified.

Her clinical focus includes:

  • Expertise in management and prevention of chronic diseases such as hypertension, diabetes mellitus, coronary artery disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, musculoskeletal pain.
  • Complex coordination of care and diagnosis of unresolved illness.
  • Promoting each patient's understanding of disease and empowering patients to become partners in managing their health.
  • Discerning each patient's unique expectations of living with chronic disease and collaborating with patients to resolve issues and achieve balance.
  • Preventing nosocomial infections.
  • Guiding learning of medical residents and medical students in the clinical setting.

In addition to her clinical activities, Dr. Harris is active in research and education, providing mentorship to residents and medical students. She lectures at international meetings and publishes in high-impact scientific journals. She is also active in infection control and prevention of nosocomial infections.

  1. 2010
    Fellow - Infectious DiseasesMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2007
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2004
    MDMedical College of Georgia
  4. 1995
    Bachelor - PharmacySchool of Pharmacy, University of Georgia
  5. 1992
    Pre-Medical - Pre-medicine/Pre-pharmacy coursesGeorgia State University

Awards and honors

  1. 1995
    Magna Cum LaudeSchool of Pharmacy, University of Georgia
  2. 1995
    Best First Year Chemistry Lab StudentSchool of Pharmacy, University of Georgia
  3. 1995
    Dean's ListSchool of Pharmacy, University of Georgia
  4. 1995
    Dean's KeySchool of Pharmacy, University of Georgia
  5. 1995
    Presidential ScholarSchool of Pharmacy, University of Georgia

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Florida
  2. 2018 - present
    Course Co-directorMayo Clinic Florida
  3. 2015 - present
    MemberSociety of Hospital Medicine
  4. 2014
    MemberMayo Clinic Hospital Medicine: Managing Complex Patients, Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  5. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  6. 2013 - present
    VolunteerVolunteers in Medicine Jacksonville
  7. 2012 - 2015
    MemberPneumonia DRG, Mayo Clinic in Florida
  8. 2011 - 2012
    MemberPharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, St. Vincent's Hospital
  9. 2009 - present
    MemberCitywide Infectious Disease
  10. 2008 - present
    MemberInfectious Diseases Society of America
  11. 2004 - 2013
    MemberDuval County Medical Society
  12. 2001 - 2002
    TreasurerAmerican Medical Student Association
  13. 2000 - 2010
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  14. 1993 - 2004
    MemberAmerican Pharmacy Association
  15. 1993 - 2004
    MemberGeorgia Pharmacy Association