Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH


Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


Pediatric Emergency Medicine - Hasbro Children's Hospital, Providence, RI

Board Certification

Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Instructor
Pediatric Emergency Medicine – American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services




Franco M, Baird J, Brown LL, Overly FL. Current evolving national trends in resuscitation documentation. Oral presentation at Brown Emergency Medicine Research Symposium, April 2014.

Franco M, Baird J, Brown LL, Overly FL. Current evolving national trends in resuscitation documentation. Oral presentation at New England Society of Academic Emergency Medicine Regional Conference, March 2014.

Posters and Presentations


Franco M. Mock Mock. Who's There? Developing Faculty for a Robust Mock Code Program. International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare. Society for Simulation in Healthcare 2015 Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.

Awards and Honors

2010, New Century Scholar, Academic Pediatric Association

2009, Humanistic Values in Medicine Award, Faculty of the School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University

2005, Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Scholarship, Jack Kent Cook Foundation

2003, Esprit de Corps Award, Department of Community Health, Brown University

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

2013-present, Ad hoc reviewer, Pediatric Emergency Care

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2010-present, American Pediatric Association

2009-present, American Academy of Pediatrics