tom-in-tentWelcome to AdironDoc

In addition to my career as an academic pediatrician, I am an active outdoor educator. I provide services ranging from field education in safe wilderness use techniques to consulting on ropes course operation and facilitation. Please use this site to become familiar with my interests and services!

Recent Publications

Shoulders - 2016, November/December. Adirondac.

Bellyaches - 2016, September/October. Adirondac.

Healing the Heel - 2016, July/August. Adirondac.

The Dark Side of Mosquitoes - 2016, May/June. Adirondac.

Cruisin’ Down the River - 2016, March/April. Adirondac.

Upcoming Presentations

The Denali Approach to Human-Bear Interactions
November 16, 2016
5th Annual Northeast Wilderness Medicine Conference The Genesee Grande Hotel, Syracuse, NY

Medical, operational, and legal issues in challenge course operations
February 4, 2017
Association for Challenge Course Technology
International Convention Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort – Savannah, GA

Recent Blogs

More on the dangers of water - September 11, 2015

Can water be bad for you? - September 2, 2015

Ebola in the Wilderness - December 11, 2014