Speaker Topics: Burn and Wound Care
John W. Harmon, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Director of Surgical Research
Dr. Harmon earned his medical degree from Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and completed his internship and residency at Harvard University. Dr. Harmon is the Director of Research for the Michael D. Hendrix Burn Research Center, part of the Johns Hopkins Burn Center, which is Maryland's only regional burn center.
He has a wide range of surgical interests; however he specializes in complex hernias and wounds. Dr. Harmon's recent research focuses on using growth factors and techniques of molecular biology to accelerate and improve the quality of wound healing in a variety of tissues.