John DePasquale, MD
Dr. John DePasquale comes to us from American Samoa where most recently he was assistant chief of Pediatrics, hospitalist, and medical epidemiologist at the Tropical Medical Center in Pago Pago.
Prior to that he served as a primary care and urgent care pediatrician in Atlanta, Ga.
Dr. DePasquale is board certified and his post doctoral training includes a pediatric residency at the University of Arizona and a fellowship as an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta.
He holds a certificate in travel health from the International Society of Travel Medicine and a diploma of tropical medicine and hygiene from the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.
He holds a Masters of Public Health from Georgia State University, a doctorate from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, and a bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University. He has held several administrative positions and field epidemiology positions, including work as a board member of the ServeHAITI organization.
Dr. DePasquale’s many awards and honors include a Unit Commendation Award from the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, awarded for establishing influenza sentinel surveillance systems in five East African nations in 2008.