Flaura Winston, MD, PhD
Scientific Director of the Center for Injury Research and Prevention, CHOP
Public Health Interests
Current Public-Health Related Activities
Dr. Flaura Winston is a board-certified pediatrician, a doctorally-trained biomechanical engineer and a public health researcher, who conducts research at the interface of child and adolescent health, injury, engineering and behavioral science. Her focus is on addressing the leading cause of death and acquired disability in children and adolescents: traffic crashes. Her work spans prevention of teen driver crashes, child passenger safety and secondary prevention of posttraumatic stress disorder after injury.