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Stephen C. Boos, MD

Pediatrics Department   Image  
General Pediatric Division
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Medical Director, Family Advocacy Center, Baystate Children's Hospital
Department of Pediatrics
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
  • Child Abuse Pediatrics Fellowship
    University of California Davis Medical Center
    Davis, CA
  • Pediatrics Residency
    David Grant USAF Medical Center
    Travis Air Force Base, CA
  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
    New York, NY


Areas of Interest
  • Physician child abuse education
  • Child abuse prevention in primary care pediatrics
  • Discriminating child abuse from accidental injury and medical illness
Committee Appointments
  • Member, Community Benefits Design Team, Baystate Health System
Professional Service
  • Member, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Section on Child Abuse and Neglect, Resident Curriculum Committee
  • Member, Child Fatality Review Board, Hampden County, MA
  • Member, Ray Helfer Society


  • Haney SB, Boos SC, Starling S. Tranverse fracture of the distal femoral metadiaphysis: A plausible accidental mechanism. Pediatric Emergency Care, 2009; 25:841-844.


  • Boos SC Abusive Head Trauma. In: Perkins RM, Swift JD, Newton DA, Anas NG. Pediatric Hospital Medicine; Textbook of Inpatient Management. 2008 Philadelphia PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Hymel KP, Boos SC Conditions Mistaken for Child Physical Abuse. In" Reece RM, Christian CW. Child Abuse: Medical Diagnosis & Management. 2008 Elk Grove IL: American Academy of Pediatrics