Center for Injury Research and Prevention

Patricia Ann Harris, BS

Office Manager, Assistant to Drs. Flaura Winston and Kristy Arbogast

Patricia Ann Harris, BS is the Office Manager at the Center for Injury Research and Prevention. Her responsibilities encompass managing CIRP general operations on a daily basis, and she serves as an advisor to leadership on Center process improvement initiatives. Patricia’s incredible organizational skills help in planning and executing the administrative needs of the Center and in making recommendations for operational changes based on Center needs. She works closely with various team members at the Center, such as the Managing Director for CChIPS in planning the scope and format of events, establishing and monitoring budgets, and reviewing event progress, and the Administrative Director in assisting with managing the budget for the Center for Violence Prevention. Patricia also supervises the Center’s Resource Coordinator. 

Patricia earned her BS degree from Drexel University in the College of Nursing and Health Professions in 2014.  Prior to joining the Center, she worked as an Executive Secretary in the Public Relations Department at CHOP and has been an employee for 17 years. She is well-versed and experienced in serving in multiple administrative roles. Patricia can be contacted at