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The Prism Podcast

The Prism Podcast, hosted by Dr. Grant Ritchey and Dr. Clay Jones.  Analyzing the spectrum of science based medicine, critical thinking, and science communication since 2013.


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Oct 17, 2017

Scott Krugman MD joins Clay and Grant to discuss SIDS  (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) and SUIDs (Sudden Unexpected Infant Deaths).


Scott Krugman, MD, MS, FAAP, is chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center. Dr. Krugman graduated from Dartmouth Medical School and completed his residency at Johns Hopkins Children's Center. After residency, he joined the pediatric faculty at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center and became chairman of the department in 2002. Dr. Krugman completed a master's degree in epidemiology in 2005.

Dr. Krugman founded MedStar Franklin Square's Child Protection Team, which evaluates over 250 children at the hospital each year, in 2000 with the aid of a VOCA grant. Dr. Krugman is also a member of the Child Abuse Medical Professionals (CHAMP) faculty, the Baltimore County Child Fatality Review Team, the Baltimore County Child Protection Review Panel, the State Council on Child Abuse and Neglect, the board of The Family Tree, and is chair emeritus of the Child Maltreatment Committee of the Maryland Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Dr. Krugman was named the 2015 Pediatrician of the Year by the Maryland Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (MDAAP).

Scott Krugman, MD, was named a 2016 "Top Docs" by Baltimore Magazine for pediatrics.