Michael F. Harrison, M.D., Ph.D.

  1. Aerospace Medicine Specialist
  2. Critical Care Specialist
  3. Emergency Medicine Physician

Specialty Groups

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

English

Michael F. Harrison, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H. is an emergency medicine and critical care medicine physician. He is an aerospace medicine specialist. His interests include operational space medicine, hyperbaric medicine, and point-of-care ultrasound.

  • Aerospace Medicine
  • Hyperbaric Medicine
  • High Altitude Medicine
  • Exercise Physiology
  1. 2020
    Masters - In progress. Thesis Title: "Applying ADRAC to General Aviation Flight-Plans >18,000 Feet: Uncovering an Underappreciated Risk of Decompression Sickness in General Aviation?" University of Minnesota School of Public Health
  2. 2018
    Other - Internal Medicine / Emergency Medicine / Critical Care MedicineHenry Ford Hospital
  3. 2017
    Fellowship - Davidson Fellowship in Digital Health InnovationsInnovation Institute, Henry Ford Hospital
  4. 2017
    Chief ResidentHenry Ford Hospital
  5. 2012
    Postdoctoral Research Fellowship - Post-Doctoral Research Fellow for Dr. Bruce D. Johnson. Research Topic: Acute Mountain Sickness in the Antarctic, Study of Altitude PhysiologyMayo Clinic in Rochester
  6. 2012
    Doctorate of MedicineSaba University School of Medicine
  7. 2009
    Master of Science - Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy. Thesis Title: "Changes in the Standing Potential of the Eye Under Hyperbaric Conditions"Saba University School of Medicine
  8. 2009
    Doctor of Philosophy - Multi-Disciplinary: Exercise Physiology, Advanced Multivariate Statistics & Biomechanics. Thesis Title: "The Investigation of Muscular Factors in Night Vision Goggle-Induced Neck Strain in Canadian Forces Helicopter Aircrew"University of Regina
  9. 2005
    Master of Science - Thesis Title: An Investigation of Relationships Between Hip Flexor Characteristics and Hockey Fitness Tests Using Principal Component Analysis.University of New Brunswick
  10. 2002
    BS - KinesiologyUniversity of New Brunswick

Certifications

  1. 2018
    Emergency MedicineAmerican Board of Emergency Medicine
  2. 2018
    Critical Care MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  3. 2017
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2020
    Julian E. Ward Memorial AwardSociety of USAF Flight Surgeons and Aerospace Medical Association
  2. 2020
    Sally Trippel Award for Academic ExcellenceMayo Clinic
  3. 2019
    Space Medicine Association Journal Publication Award, Aerospace Medical AssociationSpace Medicine Association
  4. 2019
    Ellingson Award for Most Outstanding ManuscriptAerospace Medical Association, Associate Fellows Group
  5. 2018
    Roger F. Smith, M.D., Outstanding Fellow AwardHenry Ford Health System Alumni Association
  6. 2017
    Fellows ScholarshipAerospace Medicine Association
  7. 2017
    Best Resident Researcher AwardSociety for Academic Emergency Medicine
  8. 2017
    Resident Academic Achievement AwardCouncil of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine (CORDem)
  9. 2017
    Ellingson Award for Most Outstanding ManuscriptAerospace Medical Association Associate Fellows Group
  10. 2017
    Author of Henry Ford Health System Graduate Medical Education Clinical Research (Fellow) Award, Runner UpHenry Ford Health System
  11. 2016
    Senior Resident of the MonthHenry Ford Hospital, Dept. of Internal Medicine
  12. 2016
    Ellingson Award for Most Outstanding ManuscriptAerospace Medical Association, Associate Fellows Group
  13. 2015
    Finalist, National Clinical Pathological Case Presentation, ACEP Annual General MeetingAmerican College of Emergency Physicians
  14. 2015
    Best Resident Presenter, Semifinalist, National Clinical Pathological Case PresentationCouncil of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine (CORDem)
  15. 2015
    Co-Author of Henry Ford Health System Graduate Medical Education Clinical Research (Fellow) AwardHenry Ford Health System
  16. 2014
    Semifinalist, National Clinical Pathological Case Presentation, Annual General MeetingCouncil of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine (CORDem)
  17. 2012
    Valedictorian, Class of 2012Saba University School of Medicine
  18. 2011
    Canadian Space Agency (CSA) Grant and Appointment to National Aeronautics and Space Agency (NASA) Introduction to Aerospace Medicine CourseUniversity of Texas Medical Branch
  19. 2009
    Excellence Award and Scholarship for Scholastic Achievement and Community ContributionSaba University School of Medicine
  20. 2009
    Co-Author of Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology's Graduate Student Award FinalistCanadian Society for Exercise Physiology
  21. 2008
    Top Soldier Candidate, Canadian Forces Basic Military Qualification Course 0702Canadian Forces
  22. 2007
    Athlete of the Year Triathlon New Brunswick Age Group Long Course
  23. 2006
    Ross MacFarland Student Research AwardAerospace Medical Association, Life Sciences and Biomedical Engineering Branch
  24. 2001
    Second Team All-StarDon Johnson Atlantic Junior Hockey Championship Tournament

Professional memberships

  1. 2016 - 2018
    Department of Emergency Medicine Quality Assurance Committee MemberHenry Ford Hospital
  2. 2016 - 2017
    Department of Emergency Medicine Journal Club CoordinatorHenry Ford Hospital
  3. 2015 - 2016
    Graduate Medical Education Committee Emergency Medicine ResidencyHenry Ford Hospital
  4. 2015 - 2016
    "Code Blue" Debrief Committee MemberHenry Ford Hospital
  5. 2013 - 2014
    Bio-Ethics Committee MemberHenry Ford Hospital
  6. 2013 - 2014
    MemberAmerican College of Sports Medicine
  7. 2012 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  8. 2012 - present
    MemberSociety for Academic Emergency Medicine
  9. 2012 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Emergency Physicians
  10. 2011 - 2013
    MemberUndersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Society
  11. 2005 - present
    Associate FellowAerospace Medical Association
  12. 2004 - 2007
    MemberAmerican College of Sports Medicine
  13. 2003 - 2008
    MemberCanadian Society for Exercise Physiology

Publications