Lawrence J. D’Angelo, M.D., M.P.H., received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University and his Doctorate from Duke University. His masters degree in Public Health was earned at Harvard University, as well. Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C., was the site for both his residency and internship. In 1979, a residency in Preventive Medicine was also completed at the Centers for Disease Control.Dr. D’Angelo still holds his position as a tenured professor of Medicine, Health Care Sciences, Prevention and Community Health, and Epidemiology at the George Washington University. Presently, Dr. D’Angelo is the executive director for The Diana L. and Stephen A. Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health and Section Chair for the Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine at Children’s National Hospital. Dr. D’Angelo has worked on numerous publications informing medical practitioners and patients on infectious diseases, eating disorders and other health risks. He was honored by the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine with their most prestigious award–the 2018 Outstanding Achievement in Adolescent Health and Medicine–acknowledging his career-long dedication to adolescents and adolescent health care.