Director, Injury Prevention Center at Connecticut Children's Medical Center / Assoc. Prof. of Pediatrics & Public Health, UConn School of Medicine, Injury Free Coalition for Kids of Hartford
Mr. Lapidus is physician assistant and provides care to sick and injured children in the Pediatric Emergency Department. He is a member of the faculty at Connecticut Children's Medical Center. He is a national leader in injury prevention research, education and training, community outreach programs, and public policy. He is a published author in the field with over 60 peer reviewed journal articles and has given numerous presentations to local, national, and international audiences. He is past Chair of the Injury Control and Emergency Health Services section of the American Public Health Association.
Mr. Lapidus has served as a member of the several grant scientific review panels. He is the instructor for the "Injury and Violence Prevention" course currently offered as part of the Master of Public Health Program at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. He also serves as a preceptor for medical and public health graduate students engaged in injury research and practicum projects.
Connecticut Children's Medical Center
Injury Prevention Center
282 Washington St
Hartford, CT 06106