Dr. Bernacki is Professor of Medicine and Director of the Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.
He directs the provision of occupational and employee health services by JHU to employers throughout the country as well as performing research that improves the treatment of occupational injuries and diseases.
Dr. Bernacki is a graduate of Fairfield University in Fairfield, Connecticut, earned his Medical Degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and completed a residency in Preventive Medicine, simultaneously receiving his Masters Degree in Public Health from the Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut.
Before coming to Hopkins, Dr. Bernacki held a variety of positions in industry including Corporate Medical Director of United Technologies Corporation in Hartford, CT and Vice President of Health, Safety and Environment for Tenneco, Inc. in Houston, Texas.
Dr. Bernacki is a Past President of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) and has published numerous peer reviewed articles in the field of occupational medicine, toxicology and worker's compensation related issues.