Center for Child Protection
The Child Protection program represents a service focusing on children who are suffering from all forms of neglect and abuse. This comprehensive program includes research, teaching and patient care.
Howard Dubowitz, M.D., M.S.
Professor of Pediatrics; Chief, Division of Child Protection; Director, Center for Families
Special Interests: Child abuse and neglect, child advocacy, prevention, pediatrics.
Medical Degree: University of Cape Town, South Africa, M.D.; Harvard School of Public Health, M.S. Residency: Boston City Hospital, Pediatrics
Fellowship: Children's Hospital, Boston, Child abuse and neglect
410-706-1703 appointments, academic office
Charles I. Shubin, M.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics; Medical Director, Childrens Health Center, Mercy FamilyCare
Special Interests: Health care for the underserved, Child Maltreatment
Medical Degree: M.D. Temple University
Residency: St. Christopher's Children's Hospital
Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Wendy G. Lane, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics; Clinical Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health
Special Interests: Epidemiology and prevention of child abuse; identification and reporting of maltreatment
Medical Degree: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, M.D.; University of North Carolina School of Public Health, M.P.H.
Residency: University of North Carolina Hospitals, Pediatrics; University of Maryland School of Medicine, Preventive Medicine
Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Child Abuse and Neglect; University of Maryland, National Research Service Award Primary Care Research Fellowship
Certification: Pediatrics, Preventive Medicine