Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and of Emergency Medicine, Yale School of Medicine; Co-Medical Director, Injury Prevention, Community Outreach and Research Program, Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital, Injury Free Coalition for Kids of New Haven
James Dodington, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine at the Yale School of Medicine and an attending physician in the Pediatric Emergency Department at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital. His research interests include violence prevention, and health disparities research with a focus on community-based participatory research (CBPR). He was the research director for an NIH-funded youth violence prevention project called YouthHaven, in collaboration with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program at Yale. He currently is working with the New Haven Family Alliance, a community-based organization, to develop a Hospital-Based Violence Intervention Program at Yale-New Haven Hospital and with Streetsafe Bridgeport, a Hospital-Based Violence Intervention Program at Bridgeport Hospital.