Dana M. Harris, M.D.

  1. Infectious Disease Specialist
  2. Internist

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

English

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. 2020
    DOM Community Service Award November 2019Department of Medicine Community Service Award
  2. 2019
    2019 Community Service Award from the Department of MedicineMayo Clinic in Florida
  3. 1995
    Magna Cum LaudeSchool of Pharmacy, University of Georgia
  4. 1995
    Best First Year Chemistry Lab StudentSchool of Pharmacy, University of Georgia
  5. 1995
    Dean's ListSchool of Pharmacy, University of Georgia
  6. 1995
    Dean's KeySchool of Pharmacy, University of Georgia
  7. 1995
    Presidential ScholarSchool of Pharmacy, University of Georgia

Professional memberships

  1. 2020
    MemberInfection Control Committee
  2. 2019 - present
    MemberOutpatient Antibiotic Stewardship Committee
  3. 2019 - present
    Active MemberAD MERG Group, Mayo Clinic in Florida
  4. 2019
    Active MemberInfection Control, Central Line Infections and Catheter Associated Infections Committee
  5. 2019 - present
    Co-Director, OrganizerMedical Student Geriatric Rotation
  6. 2018 - present
    MemberJacksonville Area Microbiology Society
  7. 2015 - present
    MemberSociety of Hospital Medicine
  8. 2014
    MemberMayo Clinic Hospital Medicine: Managing Complex Patients, Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  9. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  10. 2013 - present
    VolunteerVolunteers in Medicine Jacksonville
  11. 2012 - 2015
    MemberPneumonia DRG, Mayo Clinic in Florida
  12. 2011 - 2012
    MemberPharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, St. Vincent's Hospital
  13. 2009 - present
    MemberCitywide Infectious Disease
  14. 2008 - present
    MemberInfectious Diseases Society of America
  15. 2004 - 2013
    MemberDuval County Medical Society
  16. 2001 - 2002
    TreasurerAmerican Medical Student Association
  17. 2000 - 2010
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  18. 1993 - 2004
    MemberAmerican Pharmacy Association
  19. 1993 - 2004
    MemberGeorgia Pharmacy Association