Department Chairs

  • Scott A. Armstrong, MD, PhD (1998) - Chair, Dept. of Pediatric Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School. Previously, Director, Leukemia Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Harvey J. Cohen, MD, PhD (1973) - Chair Emeritus, Dept. of Pediatrics, Stanford.
  • J. Devn Cornish, MD, PhD (1981) - Chair Emeritus, Dept. of Pediatrics. Currently, Vice-Chair for Faculty Development, Emory.
  • Paul H. Dworkin, MD (1976) - Chair of Pediatrics and Physician-in-Chief, Connecticut Children's Medical Center.
  • Eric Eichenwald, MD (1987) - Chair, Dept of Pediatrics, Univ of Texas, Houston.
  • Erwin W. Gelfand, MD (1970) - Chair, Dept. of Pediatrics, National Jewish Hospital Denver.
  • Jonathan D. Gitlin, MD (1981) - Chair Emeritus, Dept. of Pediatrics, Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital, Vanderbilt University.
  • Margaret K. "Peggy" Hostetter, MD (1978) - Chair, Dept. of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. Chair Emeritus, Dept. of Pediatrics, Yale.
  • Isaac S. "Zak" Kohane, MD, PhD (1990) - Chair, Dept of Biomedical Informatics and Director, Countway Library of Medicine, Harvard Medical School. Director, Boston Children’s Hospital Informatics Program. 
  • Bruce Korf, MD, PhD (1983) - Chair, Dept. of Genetics, Alabama.
  • Philip J. Landrigan, MD (1970) - Professor & Chair, Dept. of Preventive Medicine and Director of the Children's Environmental Health Center, Mt Sinai.
  • Nobutake Matsuo, MD (1971) - Chairman Emeritus, Dept of Pediatrics, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan.
  • John F. Modlin, MD (1974) - Chair, Dept. of Pediatrics, Dartmouth.
  • E. Richard Moxon, MB BCh (1972) - Professor and Chair, Dept. of Paediatrics, University of Oxford.
  • Richard "Rick" J. O'Reilly, MD (1973) - Chair, Dept. of Pediatrics, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Institute.
  • Stuart H. Orkin, MD (1975) - Chair, Dept. of Pediatric Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
  • Scott Pomeroy, MD, PhD (1985) - Neurologist-in-Chief and Chair, Dept. of Neurology, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard.
  • DeWayne M. Pursley, MD (1987) - Neonatologist-in-Chief, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School.
  • David S. Rosenblatt, MD (1976) - Chair, Dept. of Human Genetics, McGill.
  • J. Philip Saul, MD (1985) - Chair, Dept. of Pediatrics, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH
  • Nina F. Schor, MD, PhD (1984) - Chair, Dept. of Pediatrics, Rochester.
  • Alan L. Schwartz, MD, PhD (1979) - Chair, Dept. of Pediatrics, Washington University, St Louis.
  • Gary A. Silverman, MD, PhD (1987) - Chair, Dept of Pediatrics, St Louis Children’s Hospital, Washington Univ. in St Louis.
  • Charles F. Simmons Jr, MD (1983) - Chair, Dept. of Pediatrics, Cedars-Sinai Med Center, Los Angeles.
  • Mitchell J. Weiss, MD, PhD (1991) - Chair, Dept. of Hematology, St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis.
  • Christopher B. Wilson, MD (1975) - Chair, Dept. of Immunology, Univ. of Washington, Seattle. Currently, Previously, Interim Director, Global Health Discovery, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

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