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David Wood, MD

David Wood, MD, MPH

Preventive Medicine Jacksonville, FL

Professor of Pediatrics, University Fla College of Medicine

Office Address

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  • 580 W. 8th St., Room 6015
    Jacksonville, FL 32209
    Phone: (904) 244-9233

Dr. Wood's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Preventive Medicine: Public Health & General Preventive Medicine
  • Clinical Interests: Pediatrics

Dr. Wood's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Medical DirectorDuval County Health
    Jacksonville, FL
  • Senior Natural ScientistRAND
  • DirectorUniversity of Florida, College of Medicine
    Jacksonville, FL
    Chief, Division of Community Pediatrics (2002-2006); Director, Center for Health Equity and Quality (2008-Present); Professor, Department of Pediatrics (2009-Present); Medical Director (2011-Present); Director, Global Health Education Program (2011-Present)
  • ProfessorUniversity of Florida, College of Medicine
    Jacksonville, FL
  • Medical DirectorJacksonville Health And Transition Services Program
    Jacksonville, FL
    Medical Director and Principal Investigator (2005-Present)
  • Medical ConsultantFloridaHATS
    FL
  • Attending PhysicianUniversity of Florida and Duval County Public Health Department
    FL
    Director, Medical Home for Homeless Families
  • Attending PediatricianCenter for Women and Children, Pediatric Residency Clinic, University of Florida and Duval County Public Health Department
    Gainesville, FL
  • DirectorJacksonville, Medical Home Initiative
    Jacksonville, FL
  • Medical DirectorDelmarva Foundation
    Easton, MD
  • Attending PediatricianLearning and Behavior Clinic, Shriners Hospital
    Tampa, FL
  • Corporate Associate Medical DirectorShriners Hospitals for Children
    Tampa, FL
  • Adjunct Associate ProfessorUCLA School of Public Health
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Founder and DirectorCHAIN, Child Health and Immunization and Information Network
    Los Angeles, CA
  • General Pediatrician and Medical DirectorClinica Para Las Americas
  • Faculty and Attending physicianUCLA, Department of Pediatrics, Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Assistant DirectorCedars Sinai Medical Center
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Associate ProfessorUCLA School of Medicine
    Los Angeles, CA
    Assistant Professor (1989-1996)
  • Per Diem pediatricianSouthern California Kaiser-Permanente
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Per Diem pediatricianLos Angeles County, General Hospital
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Medical and Dental TechnicianHospital de Vos Andes
    Quito, Ecuador

Dr. Wood's Education & Medical Training

  • UCLA Medical CenterUCLA Medical CenterFellowship, Pediatrics
  • UCLA Medical CenterUCLA Medical CenterResidency, Pediatrics
  • UCLA Medical CenterUCLA Medical CenterResidency, Preventive Medicine and Public Health
  • UCLA Medical CenterUCLA Medical CenterInternship, Pediatrics
  • UCLA Schools of Medicine and Public HealthUCLA Schools of Medicine and Public HealthOther Training, M.P.H
  • UCLA Sch of MedDavid Geffen School of Medicine at UCLAMedical School
  • Harvard UniversityHarvard UniversityOther Training, A.B, cum laude

Dr. Wood's Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical LicenseFL State Medical License1997 - 2016
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatrics, 1987
  • American Board of Preventive MedicineAmerican Board of Preventive MedicinePublic Health & General Preventive Medicine, 1996

Dr. Wood's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • 2007-2011Best Doctors in America2007-2011, 2011
  • AAP Award for Outstanding Achievement in Health Care Transition2010
  • Elected to the American Pediatric Society2009
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Dr. Wood's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Shriners Hospitals: Meeting the unmet needs of children in a changing health care world.Wood DL, Between Us;12:8-9
  • Shriners Hospitals: Meeting the unmet needs of children in the changing healthcare world.Wood DL, Between US, Vol.12, No.2
  • Florida Health and Transition Services (FloridaHATS): Bridging the Gap for Adolescents and Young Adults with Special Health Care Needs.Hess JS, Wood DL, Homeister H, Florida Family Physician: 61(2):6-7
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Books/Book Chapters

  • The Diagnosis and Management of Medical and Mental Health Problems.Chapter: Delivering Health Care Services to Homeless Persons
    Wood DL, Editor
    Editors: .Springer , New York, NY
  • Beyond Health Care Reform: Key issues in Policy and Management.Chapter: Health Reform for Children and Families: Refinancing and Restructuring the US Child Health System
    Halfon N, Inkelas M, Wood DL
    Editors: Andersen R, Rice T, Kominsky G.Josey-Bass Publishers
  • Transition from Pediatric to Adult Medical Care.
    Wood DL, Reiss JG, Ferris ME, Edwards LR, Merrick J
    Editors: .Nova Publishers, Hauppauge, NY
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Abstracts/Posters

  • Validation of a Health Care Transition Readiness Questionnaire among Youth with Special Health Care Needs (YSHCN).Sawicki G, Wood DL, Lukens-Bull K, Edwards L, Livingood W, Pediatric Academic Societies’ Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Access to Health Care Transition Support Services as Reported by Young Adults in the National Survey of Adult Transition and Health.Sawicki G, Wood DL, Demars N, Lukens-Bull, K, Pediatric Academic Societies’ Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Factors Related to Reported to Employment, School Attendance and Other Outcomes Following Transition for a National Cohort of Young Adults with Special Health Care Needs.Wood DL, Sawicki G, Demars N, Lukens-Bull K, 2009 Pediatric Academic Societies’ Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland
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Lectures

  • Establishing a Medical Home for CSHCN.Host and Speaker State-wide Medical Home Summit, Sponsored by Children’s Medical Services, Jacksonvi
  • Developing a Team Approach within the Medical Home.American Academy of Pediatrics, Region X CATCH Meeting, San Destin, FL
  • Reducing Disparity in Immunizations: The Role of the American Academy of Pediatrics.AAP Immunization Action Team Meeting, Chicago, IL
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Other

  • Increasing Immunizations for African American and Latino Preschool Children in the Inner City of Los Angeles.Wood DL, Halfon N, Sherbourne C, et al, Contract Number 200-91-0942
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Little Mohammed: A precious life.Wood DL, Al-Talib
    Monthly Muslim newsmagazine at UCLA
  • A Randomized Trial of Case Management to Raise Immunization Rates Among African American Children in Inner-City Los Angeles.Wood DL, Halfon N, Sherbourne CD, Schuster M, Hamlin JS, Pereyra M, Mazel RM, Grabowsky M, Duan CD, report for Contract 200-91-0942
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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