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Lawson A. B. Copley, M.D.

Chief Medical Information Officer



Biographical Summary

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Lawson Copley is a staff orthopedist and Chief Medical Information Officer at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. 

Academic Affiliation:
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Professor

• Children’s Health Dallas
• Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

• Wheaton College Magna Cum Laude, Phi Sigma Tau
• The University of Kansas Medical Center Magna Cum Laude, Alpha Omega Alpha
• Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management Master of Business Administration

• University of Pennsylvania General Surgery

• University of Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Surgery

• Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children Dorothy and Bryant Edwards Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedics and Scoliosis

Honors and Awards:
• Stanley M. K. Chung Award Excellence in Pediatric Orthopaedic Research
• Meritorious Service Medal • Joint Service Achievement Award

Board Certification:
• American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2000

Professional Associations/Affiliations: • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, fellow • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America • Dallas County Medical Society • Texas Medical Association • Texas Orthopaedic Association, delegate to Texas • The Texas Society of Sports Medicine • Tachdjian’s Pediatric Orthopaedics, Fourth and Fifth Editions, contributing author

View a list of Dr. Copley's recent publications