Christopher Dy, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Blog: Nerve Conditions and Injuries in the Hand and Arm
Awards and Honors
2014, Hospital for Special Surgery Lewis Clark Wagner Award for Clinical/Translational Research: Racial and socioeconomic disparities in hip fracture timing of care, complications, and mortality
2013, AAOS Washington Health Policy Fellowship
2013, Presidential Scholar: Academy Health National Health Policy Conference
2012, Hospital for Special Surgery Patient Safety Champion Award
2011, Young Surgeon Traveling Fellowship: ASSH/AFSH and Health Volunteers Overseas
2011, Resident Writer’s Award: American Journal of Orthopedics: Influence of preoperative cardiovascular risk factor clusters on complications of total joint arthroplasty
2011, ASSH Representative, AAOS/OREF/ORS Clinician Scholar Development Program
2010, Young Investigator: AAOS Musculoskeletal Healthcare Disparities Symposium
2007, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society (University of Miami)
2007, Stinchfield Award (The Hip Society): Normal biomechanics of the acetabular labrum
2005, Iron Arrow Society (University of Miami): The University’s Highest Honor
Completed Research Funding
Title: The Effect of Health Care Supply on Hip Fracture Treatment; PI: Dy CJ; Mentors: Lyman S, Lane JM. Source: Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (Young Investigator Award).
Title: The Impact of Coronal Alignment on Distal Radioulnar Stability Following Distal Radius Fracture; PI: Dy CJ; Mentor: Wolfe SW. Source: American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand. 8/2012-7/2013.
Title: Musculoskeletal Research Training Fellowship; PI: Wright TM; Trainee: Dy CJ. Mentor: Lyman S. Source: NIAMS T32 Training Grant (AR07281). 5/2012-5/2014.
Title: Exploring the Supply and Demand of Orthopaedic Surgery Services; PI: Dy CJ; Mentor: Lyman S. Source: Louis and Rachel Rudin Foundation. 5/2012-5/2014.
Title: The Effect of Race and Gender on Surgeon Recommendations for Total Knee Arthroplasty; PI: Dy CJ; Mentor: Parks MP. Source: HSS Eduardo A. Salvati, MD Resident Research Grant. 6/2012-6/2013.
2013-present, Government Affairs Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
2014-present, Consultant reviewer for the Journal of Hand Surgery
2014-present, Consultant reviewer for the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery
2013-present, Consultant reviewer for the Bone and Joint Journal
2011-2013, Residency Review Committee, Orthopaedic Surgery - Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Association for Hand Surgery
AO North America
American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Orthopaedic Trauma Association