Improving global prehospital and emergency medicine, public health, and disaster health care and preparedness

Gregory Ciottone

Forum Presentation: A Call to Leadership: Complexity in Global Health

Dr. Ciottone is an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at Harvard Medical School and the Director of the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Fellowship in Disaster Medicine. He is an Instructor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (HSPH), and the Director of Medical Preparedness for the National Preparedness Leadership Initiative, a joint program of the HSPH and the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.

Dr. Ciottone is Editor-in-Chief of the textbook, Ciottone’s Disaster Medicine, and is the 2018 recipient of the American College of Emergency Physicians Disaster Medical Services Award, and the 2020 recipient of the American Academy of Disaster Medicine (AADM) Distinguished Service Award. He is also the current President of the World Association for Disaster and Emergency Medicine (WADEM).