Garry Lapidus, PA-C, MPH
Advisor / Director of the Injury Prevention Center at CT Children's Medical Center / Assoc. Prof. of Pediatrics &amp;amp;amp; Public Health, UConn School of Medicine, Injury Free Coalition for Kids of HartfordMr. Lapidus has worked for 21 years as a physician assistant and is a member of the pediatric faculty and medical staff at Connecticut Children's Medical Center. Mr. Lapidus is a national leader in injury prevention research, education and training, community based programs, and public policy. He is a published author in the field with 25 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 and currently serves on the advisory board for the National EMSC Data Analysis Resource Center.
Mr. Lapidus serves 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.