Akbar Sharip, MD, MPH, FACOEM
President-Elect
Resident/Young Physician & Scholarship Program Committee Chair
Loma Linda University of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Loma Linda, CA

Dr. Sharip is an Associate Professor of the Loma Linda University (LLU) School of Medicine and Director of the Loma Linda University Occupational and Environmental Medicine residency program. He is the current Medical Director for Loma Linda University Occupational Medicine Center. Dr. Sharip is board certified in both Occupational and Environmental Medicine and General Preventive Medicine and Public Health. He obtained a Master of Public Health degree in Epidemiology from the University of California, Los Angeles ( UCLA).  Educating and preparing future Occupational Medicine Physicians and improving  workers' health has been his passion.