Jack L. Harari, M.D., J.D.

Jack L. Harari

Clinical Affiliate Professor of Emergency Medicine | Associate Dean for Academic Affairs/West Boca Medical Center

777 Glades Road

Boca Raton, FL 33431

p: 561-297-2219

jharari@health.fau.edu

Biography

Dr. Harari obtained his M.D. degree from the University of Miami in 1981. He completed his residency in Emergency Medicine in Jacksonville, Florida and is board certified in Emergency Medicine. Dr. Harari has an interest in the Health Care Regulatory Law and in 2009 obtained a JD degree with a concentration in Health Law from Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Harari is licensed to practice Medicine and is a member of the Florida Bar.

Education

  • 1971‑1974 A.A., Chemistry, Miami‑Dade Community College, Miami, Florida
  • 1974-1976: B.S., Chemistry, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida
  • 1977-1981: M.D., University of Miami School of Medicine Miami, Florida
  • 2005-2009: J.D., Shepard Broad Law Center, Nova Southeastern University, Davie, FL

Board Certifications

  • National Board of Medical Examiners ‑ Diplomate ‑ 254613
  • American Board of Emergency Medicine Diplomate (Board Certified) ‑ 1986
  • American Board of Emergency Medicine Recertified – 1995
  • American Board of Emergency Medicine Recertified - 2005

Work History

  • Present: Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, West Boca Medical Center
  • 2008-Present: Chief Medical Officer/Physician Advisor, West Boca Medical Center
  • 1998-Present: Emergency Department Physician, West Boca Medical Center Boca Raton, FL
  • 1989-Present: Vice President, Emergency Medicine Specialists of the Palm Beaches
  • 2001-2007: Director, Emergency Department, West Boca Medical Center Boca Raton, FL
  • 1995-1999: Division Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, St. Mary’s Medical Center West Palm Beach, FL
  • 1995-1999: Director, Adult Emergency Department, St. Mary's Medical Center West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1995-1996: Director, Children's Emergency Department, St. Mary's Medical Center West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1994-1995: Vice Chairman, Department of Medicine, North Shore Medical Center Miami, FL
  • 1990-1995: President, Emergency Medicine Specialists of South Florida Miami, Florida
  • 1990-1995: Florida Director, Emergency Department, North Shore Medical Center Miami
  • 1988-1990, 1994-1995: Director, Emergency Department, Good Samaritan Medical Center West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1987-1999: Emergency Physician, Good Samaritan Medical Center West Palm Beach
  • 1986-1988: Staff Physician, Med + Urgent Care Center (No longer in business) Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • 1985-1989, 1995-1999: Emergency Physician, St. Mary's Medical Center West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1984-1997 Emergency Physician, North Shore Medical Center Miami, Florida
  • Courtesy Staff, Emergency Medicine (inactive) Hialeah Hospital Hialeah, FL Courtesy Staff, Emergency Medicine (inactive)
  • Hollywood Medical Center Hollywood, FL (inactive)

Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Zucker, Harari, Finley, Kambour: Electronic Cell Volume Analysis of Growth and Rejection of El‑4 Ascites Tumor Cells. American Journal of Veterinary Research, Volume 39, No. 10, 1978

Honors and Awards

  • American Cancer Society Research Scholarship
  • University of Miami Honors Scholarship
  • University of Miami ‑ Dean's List, President Honor Roll ‑ Delta Theta Mu Honor Society

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Emergency Medicine
  • American Medical Association

Additional Information
The Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine offers students a variety of educational programs and degrees.
Address
Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Road, BC-71
Boca Raton, FL 33431
(561) 297-4828