Faculty Profile: Geoffrey Capraro, MD, MPH

Geoffrey Capraro, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Bio-Med Emergency Medicine
Work: 401-444-4900

Biography

Geoff Capraro is a pediatric emergency medicine sub-specialist engaged in cross-disciplinary and translational research aimed at the early diagnosis of time-critical emergencies. Dr. Capraro furthered his research training by obtaining his MPH in Biostatistics and Epidemiology and completing the Clinical Research Training program at Boston University. Recipient of teaching awards, he draws great pleasure from teaching medical students, residents, and fellows, and is driven in his research by clinical challenges facing him and colleagues. He has conducted translational investigations of the potential for using focal anomalies in emitted electromagnetic radiation and tissue oxygenation to aid bedside diagnosis. Current investigations of emerging biomarkers seek improve the timely recognition of life-threatening conditions so that definitive care can be delivered and health promptly restored.