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Experts for Media - School Health
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Experts for Media - School Health

David K. Appel, MD

Director of the Montefiore School Health Program and Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

As Director, Dr. Appel has spearheaded the growth of the Montefiore School Health Program over three decades, to what is now the largest program of its kind in the country; serving 82 schools throughout the Bronx. More than 30,000 students have access to comprehensive care in four clinical areas: medical; mental health; dental and community health. Dr. Appel has also been a pediatrician at Montefiore since 1993.

Areas of Expertise

  • School Health
  • Pediatrics
  • Asthma
  • Obesity
  • Advocacy for children

Selected Media Coverage

Media Coverage:

Modern Healthcare, Healthcare Business Insights