Select Societies and Awards

National Academies

Election to the National Academy of Sciences or the National Academy of Medicine is one of the highest honors a physician or physician-scientist can achieve. No pediatric program has had more residents selected for membership in these two academies than the BCRP.

Active members of the National Academy of Sciences or the National Academy of Medicine who are graduates of the residency program:
Nancy C. Andrews
Donald M. Berwick
Diana W. Bianci
Jan L. Breslow
Atul Butte
Patrick Conway
Jonathan E. Fielding
Jonathan D. Gitlin
Todd R. Golub
Alan E. Guttmacher
Robert Haggerty
Jodi Heymann
Margaret K. Hostetter
Anna Huttenlocher
Richard Johnston
Stephen Joseph
Samuel Katz
Isaac S. Kohane
Philip J. Landrigan
Rudolph Leibel
Louis J. Muglia
Stuart H. Orkin
Philip A. Pizzo
Bonnie Ramsey
Frederick Rivara
Mark C. Rogers
Joshua Scharfstein
Mark A. Schuster
Alan L. Scwartz
Kathy Wilfert

Mead Johnson Award for Research in Pediatrics

The 1968-1996 graduates won 35% of the E. Mead Johnson awards (the most prestigious research award in pediatrics) that could have been won by their classes. Overall Children’s trainees and faculty have won 37% of the 154 awards given since the inception of the award in 1939.

Residents (1968-Present) who were awarded the E. Mead Johnson award for research in pediatrics (year awarded):
Erwin W. Gelfand (1981)
Samuel E. Lux IV (1983)
John A. Phillips III (1984)
Jan L. Breslow (1984)
Raif S. Geha (1986)
Stuart H. Orkin (1987)
Alan L. Schwartz (1993)
Margaret K. Hostetter (1995)
Alan M. Krensky (1995)
Donald Y.M. Leung (1997)
Jonathan D. Gitlin (1998)
Steve A.N. Goldstein (2001)
Nancy C. Andrews (2002)
David S. Pellman (2006)
Marc E. Rothenberg (2007)
Todd R. Golub (2008)
Victor Nizet (2008)
Joel Hirschhorn (2011)
Scott A. Armstrong (2012)
William Pu (2013)
Atul Butte (2014)
Loren Walensky (2015)
Kimberly Stegmaier (2016)

Society for Pediatric Research Young

Since the inception of the SPR Young Investigator award in 1983, Children’s Hospital or BCRP-trained Faculty have won 42% of the awards given.

Residents who won the SPR Young Investigator Award (year awarded):
Alan L. Schwartz (1983)
Alan M. Krensky (1985)
Edward V. Prochownik (1986)
Roger E. Breitbart (1998)
Nancy C. Andrews (1994)
Todd R. Golub (1997)
Louis J. Muglia (1999)
Joel N. Hirschhorn (2004)
Brian J. Feldman (2008)
Loren D. Walensky (2009)
Atul J. Butte (2010)
Kimberly Stegmaier (2012)
Sallie R. Permar (2014)
Vijay G. Sankaran (2015)
Jeff Dvorin (2016)
Daniel E. Bauer (2017)
Alex Kentsis (2018)