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Pouné Saberi, MD, MPH

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
PSR Affiliation: Member, National Board; member, PSR Philadelphia board
School Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania

Biographical Sketch

Poune Saberi, MD, MPH, is an Occupational and Environmental Medicine physician and has more than ten years of clinical experience as a primary care doctor and public health specialist. She serves on the board of directors of Physicians for Social Responsibility Philadelphia and on the National board of Physicians for Social Responsibility. Dr. Saberi is a member of Climate 911, and volunteers as a content advisor for the organization "Protecting Our Waters."  She is currently working on several projects related to health and hydro fracturing operations in the Marcellus Shale funded by Center of Excellence in Environmental Toxicology at the University of Pennsylvania.  

Dr. Saberi graduated with her medical degree and Masters of Public Health from Tufts University.

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