Description of Research Expertise:
Dr. McKenzie graduated from Princeton University where she was awarded the Frederick Douglass Prize for leadership and scholarship and went on to study medicine at Yale University School of Medicine where she was selected to be a Commonwealth Fellow. After completing her Internal Medicine training at New York University/Bellevue Hospital she continued at Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health with her Occupational Medicine Fellowship, Masters of Public Health degree and the Epidemiology Research Track. She was a recipient of one of the first resident research awards given at the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) national meeting. Dr. McKenzie is the author of over 100 scientific publications. Her research focuses on Occupational and Environmental Medicine Outcomes and Employee Health, especially in the areas of graduate residency education, occupational exposures and injuries, the cost of work disability and resiliency, wellness and prevention. She also mentors residents publishing scholarly work. A member of the editorial board of the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine and a reviewer for several journals she serves or has served on the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) study sections, on its Board of Scientific Counselors and on several National Academy of Science and Medicine (NASEM) Committees.
Volberding, P.A., Aranda, M.P., Dennerlein, J.T., Dixon, L., Heinemann, A.W., Houtenville, A.J., Johnson, K.L., Kornblau, B.L., Marion, P.J., McGurk, S., Green-McKenzie, J., Sanchez, J.I., Shattuck, P., Stevenson, L.W., Wallace, R.B.: Functional Assessment for Adults with Disabilities The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. : 2019.
Blazer, D.G., Bazarian, J., Bogner, J., Corrigan, J.D., Engel, C.C., Fink, M.E., Fitzpatrick, A.L., Gill, J.M., Green-McKenzie, J., Hoffman, J.M., Krull, H., Lewis, R.J., Manley, G.T., Rutherford, G.W., Zumsteg, J.M.: Evaluation of the Disability Determination Process for Traumatic Brain Injury in Veterans The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. : 2019.
Newcomb R, Frasso R, Breeeher L, Molella R, Cruz P, Green-McKenzie J: Medical Surveillance for Hazardous Drugs: A Qualitative Assessment of Current Practices Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 60 (6): 521-527,2018.
Green-McKenzie J: The Healthy Worker Effect: Then and Now Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 59 (3): 2017.
Green McKenzie J, Emmett E: Characteristics and Outcomes of an Innovative Train-in-Place Residency Program Journal of Graduate Medical Education 9 (5): 634-639,2017.
Green-McKenzie J, McCarthy R, Shofer F: Characterization of Occupational Blood and Body Fluid Exposures beyond the Needlestick Safety and Prevention Act British Medical Journal 17 (5): 226-232,2016.
Saberi P, Propert KJ, Powers M, Emmett E, McKenzie J: Field Survey of Health Perception and Complaints of Pennsylvania Residents in the Marcellus Shale Region International Journal of Environmental Research Public Health 11 (6): 6517-27,2014.
Cloeren M, Gean C, Kesler D, Green-McKenzie J, Taylor M, Upfal M, Hodgson M, Adamo P, Harber P, McLellan R.: American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine's Occupational and Environmental Medicine Competencies-2014: ACOEM OEM Competencies Task Force Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 56 (5): e21-e40,2014.
Green-McKenzie J, Parkerson J, Bernacki E: A comparison of workers compensation costs for two cohorts of workers before and after managed care Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 40 (6): 568-572,1998.
McCarthy R, Shofer F, Green-McKenzie J: Outcomes of a Heat Stress Awareness Program in Outdoor Municipal Workers Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine : 2019.