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Gina Sheedy MD, MPH, Occupational Medicine Consultant

Gina Sheedy, MD, MPH, Occupational Medicine Consultant

  • Primary Specialties
    • Occupational Medicine
  • Primary Address 1815 E 19th Street, Suite 2
    The Dalles, OR 97058
  • Primary Phone 541.296.7811

Dr. Sheedy is the Occupational Medicine Consultant of our Occupational Health Services, where she served as the Medical Director from October/2016 to December/2018, and remains as the Occupational Medicine Consultant after relocation back to the Portland Metropolitan Area in January/2019.

Dr. Sheedy is a diplomate of the American Board of Preventive Medicine, residency-trained and Board Certified in Occupational Medicine. She earned her Master of Public Health (MPH) degree and training in Occupational and Environmental Medicine from the Medical College of Wisconsin, and was awarded a research grant from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) of CDC to develop new knowledge in the field of occupational safety and health and to transform that knowledge into practice. She graduated from UCLA with a BS in Biology, and Temple University School of Medicine for her MD, and completed her Occupational & Environmental Medicine residency and fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Centers and the Medical College of Wisconsin. She has been an active long-term member of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) for over 20 years.

She has also been a Certified Medical Review Officer (MRO) for Federal (regulated) and Non-Federal Drug & Alcohol Testing Programs (1996-2020), a Certified Medical Examiner of DOT-FMCSA Commercial Drivers, and a US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Designated Civil Surgeon for over 20 years.

For 23 of her 30 years in medicine, Dr. Sheedy has been practicing Occupational & Environmental Medicine (OEM) exclusively. She had practiced Internal Medicine (2 years) and Emergency Medicine (5 years) prior to OEM. Dr. Sheedy has been serving as a Medical Director, Medical Consultant and Physician for numerous Occupational Medicine Programs in Oregon, including Mid-Columbia Medical Center/MCMC, Intel Corporation, Oregon Occupational Medicine/OOM, Northwest Permanente (Kaiser) Occupational Health, Providence and Willamette Falls Occupational Health, Cascade Occupational Medicine, Concentra Occupational Medicine, Occupational Medicine Consulting Services, Adventist Occupational Health, Tuality Occupational Health, Occupational Consultants Northwest (OCN).

Dr. Sheedy’s professional expertise and special interests include:

PREVENTION, EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT, HAZARD RECOGNITION AND CONTROL (including Toxicology, Industrial Hygiene, Chemical-Physical-Biological Hazards & Control, Occupational Safety & Health Administration - Regulatory Compliance and Citation Resolution, Environmental Health, Risk Assessment);

CLINICAL PATIENT CARE (including Occupational Diseases & Injuries Prevention and Treatment, Disability Prevention and Management, Causation & Work-relatedness, Return-to-duty and Fitness- for-Duty Evaluations);

OEM ADMINISTRATION AND SYSTEMS-BASED PRACTICE (including Occupational Injuries, Diseases and Medical Surveillance, Workers' Injuries & Compensation, Occupational Health Laws, Standards and Regulatory Compliance, Disability Assessment and Management, Emergency and Disaster Preparedness & Management, DOT-FMCSA Commercial Drivers Medical Qualifications & Examinations, Medical Review Officer (MRO) Drug & Alcohol Testing, and Regulatory Compliance).

We look forward to maintain, build and grow our exceptional partnership in Occupational Safety & Health with our Columbia Gorge Community, its growing businesses and industries, employers, employees, other stakeholders and involved public. Please contact MCMC Occupational Health Services for any Occupational Safety & Health needs.

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Areas of Interest

Board Certified, residency trained in Occupational & Environmental Medicine under the Board of Preventive Medicine

Over 29 years experience in occupational health, emergency medicine and internal medicine

22 years experience exclusively in occupational medicine

Primary Office

1815 E 19th Street, Suite 2
The Dalles, OR 97058

Phone: 541.296.7811