Dr. Huma Abbasi is General Manager, Global Health and Medical, for Chevron Corporation, working out of the company’s headquarters in San Ramon, California, since June 2011. In this capacity, Dr. Abbasi is Chevron’s Chief Medical Officer. She oversees the design and implementation of programs and services to meet the health and medical needs of the company’s 40,000 employees and addresses health and medical services associated with operations.
Dr. Abbasi began her career at Chevron in a lead role in Occupational Health and has successfully managed Americas, Europe, Eurasia, Middle East and Africa regional medical portfolios, management and development of the H&M Center of Excellence (COE), leading the deployment and implementation of Operational Excellence Management System and working in central advisory and regional positions in the U.S., Asia Pacific, Africa, Middle East and Pakistan regions.
Dr. Abbasi also facilitated the development and implementation of Health, Environment and Safety Programs and developed tools and processes to help regions attain superior performance. She has worked in many countries around the globe on prevention and treatment of infectious diseases with a focus on tuberculosis, hepatitis and HIV/AIDS.
She is a Doctor in Medicine has a Fellowship in Specialized Pathology, Toxicology and Environmental Sciences. She also has a Master’s in Public Health from UC Berkeley. She serves on Board of trustees for American Osteopathic College of Occupational and Preventive Medicine (AOCOPM), Health Leadership Council and STAR Technical Advisory Board. She is also a member of Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) HSSE Technical Advisory Committee.