Debbie Friedman, BSc pht M.Mgmt Director, Trauma

Director Trauma, (Trauma Program, Neurotrauma Program, Burn Trauma Program, Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Program, Concussion Clinic, Trauma Team Leader Program, Injury Prevention Program, Trauma Education Program & knowledge translation)

Hospital information

Academic appointments 

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Pediatric Surgery, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, McGill University

Assistant Dean Student Affairs  Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences

Co-Director WELL Office, McGill University


Other appointments 

Director, Canadian Hospitals Injury Reporting and Prevention Program, Public Health Agency of Canada

McGill University ​Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences Honor List for Educational Excellence (2021-2022)


Research interests 

Management of concussions, traumatic brain injuries, ​youth trauma, trauma care systems, interprofessional approach to trauma care, injury prevention, promoting healthy academic and clinical learning environments; resilience, reflection, critical thinking and problem solving.