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Matthew A. Hughes, M.D., M.P.H.

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  • English

Clinical Details

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 213-9777 Redwood Health Center
Occupational Medicine
1525 West 2100 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84119
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(801) 213-4500 South Jordan Health Center
5126 West Daybreak Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84095
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Specialties

Bio

Matthew Hughes, MD, is a board-certified occupational and environmental medicine physician. Dr. Hughes graduated from the University of Utah School of Medicine and completed both a master of public health degree and occupational and environmental medicine residency at Emory University. His professional interests include corporate management of medical programs, evidence based medicine, international health, toxicology, workplace health promotion, and musculoskeletal medicine. He possesses a strong and unique background in academic and corporate sector practice settings, serving previously as the Corporate Medical Director for Huntsman LLC, as well as the Western Hemisphere Medical Director for BP and Associate Medical Director for Marathon Oil Company. He was a recipient of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) Corporate Health Achievement Award in 2003 for program excellence at Marathon Oil Company, and is currently consulting for numerous clients.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Family and Preventive Medicine - Associate Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Occupational and Environmental Health
Board Certification American Board of Preventive Medicine (Occupational Medicine)

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Family and Preventive Medicine - Associate Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Occupational and Environmental Health
Board Certification American Board of Preventive Medicine (Occupational Medicine)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 581-4800 Rocky Mtn Center for Enviro/Occupational Hlth
391 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Academic Bio

Matthew A. Hughes, MD, MPH

Associate Professor (Clinical)

Department of Family and Preventive Medicine,

University of Utah

http://medicine.utah.edu/rmcoeh/

Matthew Hughes, MD, MPH, FACOEM is an Occupational and Environmental Medicine physician with a strong and unique background in academic and corporate sector practice settings. His professional interests include corporate management of medical programs, evidence based medicine, international health, toxicology and workplace health promotion. Dr. Hughes has extensive experience in corporate medical management, serving previously as the Corporate Medical Director for Huntsman LLC, the Western Hemisphere Medical Director for BP and Associate Medical Director for Marathon Oil Company, and currently serves in consulting roles for numerous fortune 500 clients. He has led efforts to improve employee health and safety programs, international public health and tropical medicine, and benefits related programs including absence management. He was a recipient of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) Corporate Health Achievement Award in 2003 for program excellence at Marathon Oil Company. Dr. Hughes is the Assistant Editor in Chief of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine’s evidence-based practice guidelines, which incorporate over 15,000 references. His primary research interests include evidence-based analysis of management practices for the advancement of occupational health and safety of workers, toxicology, and musculoskeletal medicine. He is currently PI on NIEHS Hazardous Waste Worker Training Grant as well as a double blind randomized controlled clinical trial of electrotherapy devices for the symptomatic treatment of chronic low back pain. Dr. Hughes graduated from the University of Utah School of Medicine. He completed a Master of Public Health degree and Occupational and Environmental Medicine residency at Emory University. He is board certified in Preventive Medicine in the subspecialty of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Graduate Training Emory University Rollins School of Public Health
Public Health
M.P.H.
Residency Emory University Rollins School of Public Health
Occupational Medicine
Resident
Residency University of North Carolina
Anesthesiology
Resident
Internship Roanoke Memorial Hospitals
Transitional Internship
Professional Medical University of Utah School of Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate University of Utah
Psychology
B.S.

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