N. Clay Mann, PhD, MS

Research Interests

  • Injury Prevention
  • Trauma Systems
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Development and Application of Statistical Methods in the Epidemiology and Clinical Trial
  • Cardiac Arrest and Resuscitation


  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Family & Preventive Medicine - Adjunct Associate Professor, Pediatrics - Professor
  • Divisions: Pediatric Critical Care, Public Health

Academic Office Information

  • 801-585-9161
  • Williams Building
    Pediatric Critical Care
    295 Chipeta Way
    Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Academic Bio

Dr. Mann is a Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Utah School of Medicine. Dr. Mann completed a Ph.D. from the University of Texas in Preventive Medicine and a Master’s Degree from the University of Utah focused on Statistics/Epidemiology. Dr. Mann recently completed an MBA with the University of Utah School of Business. Dr. Mann has authored/coauthored 100+ peer-reviewed research articles dealing with traumatic injuries to children, trauma system evaluation, cardiac and trauma resuscitation and the role of emergency medical services in health care. Dr. Mann has special expertise in nonparametric statistics and small sample analysis. He has published methodological papers dealing with the specification of risk adjusted log odds using injury data, improving diagnostic accuracy by pooling test findings and design issues associated with multi-site community trials with continual data collection. Dr. Mann has served as principal investigator or co-investigator on 50 federal, state, foundation or industry grants. He has conducted several randomized, controlled community trials dealing with cardiac resuscitation, acute coronary disease education and paramedic training. Currently, Dr. Mann currently serves as the Principal Investigator for the NEMSIS Technical Assistance Center.

Education History

Type School Degree
Graduate Training University of Utah, School of Business
Executive M.B.A.
Doctoral Training University of Texas
Preventive Medicine
Graduate Training University of Utah
Public Health/Epidemiology
Undergraduate University of Utah
Behavioral Science