Russ Hauser, MD, MPH ’90, ScD ’94

Russ Hauser MD, ScD, MPH, is the Frederick Lee Hisaw Professor of Reproductive Physiology, Professor of Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health where he was the former Chair of the Department of Environmental Health. He also holds an appointment at Harvard Medical School, where he is a Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology. Dr. Hauser’s research focuses on the effects of environmental chemicals on reproductive health, perinatal outcomes, and children’s health. He has served on several National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine committees, including the Committee to Review EPA’s State of the Science Paper on non-monotonic dose response, the Committee on phthalates and cumulative risk assessment, and the Committee on endocrine-related low dose toxicity. Dr. Hauser was a member of two U.S. EPA Science Advisory Boards and served on the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s Chronic Hazard Advisory Panel examining the effects of phthalates on children’s health. He received his MD from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and his MPH and ScD from the Harvard Chan School, where he also completed a residency in occupational medicine. He is board certified in occupational medicine.