DOP 2020 FACULTY AWARDSWEBThe Department of Pediatrics is pleased to honor these faculty members. They have attained a level of excellence recognized by their peers due to their exceptional contributions for the development of the department and in turn, the achievers of tomorrow - our children.

Please join us in congratulating the winners in each category.

2020 Department of Pediatrics Faculty Achievement Award Winners

Research Achievement Award

Research Achievement Award

Senior

Gregory Friedman, M.D.
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Junior

Ariel Sala, M.D.
Neonatology

Diversity And Inclusion Award

Diversity And Inclusion Award

Senior

Tina Simpson, M.D.
Adolescent Medicine

Junior

Samantha Hill, M.D.
Adolescent Medicine

Educational Achievement Award

Educational Achievement Award

Senior

Michele Nichols, M.D.
Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Junior

Adolfo Molina, M.D.
Pediatric Hospital Medicine

COVID-19 Service Achievement Award

COVID-19 Service Achievement Award

Senior

Cecelia Hutto, M.D.
Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Junior

Claudette Poole, M.D.
Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Service Achievement Award

Service Achievement Award

Senior

Susan Walley, M.D.
Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Junior

Brett Turner, M.D.
Pediatric Pulmonology

Mentoring Achievement Award

Mentoring Achievement Award

Namasivayam Ambalavanan​, M.D.
Neonatology

Lifetime Achievement Award in Pediatric Healthcare

Lifetime Achievement Award in Pediatric Healthcare

Robert Pass​, M.D.
Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Community Educator Award

Community Educator Award

Jennifer McCain, M.D.
Mayfair Medical Group

Model of Team Excellence Award

Model of Team Excellence Award

Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases

(From L-R, standing) David Kimberlin, M.D., Scott James, M.D., Richard Whitley, M.D., Claudette Poole, M.D., and Karen B. Fowler, Ph.D. (From L-R, seated) Cecelia Hutto, M.D., Shannon Ross, M.D., MSPH, Stephanie Moore, Ph.D., and Swetha Pinninti, M.D., (not pictured) Suresh Boppana, M.D., William Britt, M.D., Larisa Pereboeva, M.D., Veronica Sanchez, Ph.D., and Sergio Stagno, M.D.