Jefferey L. Burgess, MD, MS, MPH
Associate Dean for Research

Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health

University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

Research Interest :


Dr. Burgess’ research focuses on improving occupational health and safety, with a special focus on firefighters, other public safety personnel and miners. Areas of current and past research include: reduction of occupational exposures, illnesses and injuries; respiratory toxicology; cancer toxicology and environmental arsenic exposure.


Role in the Project: Project PI/Director

Dr. Burgess is the Principle Investigator and is leading the Biomarker Analysis Center.