The Association of Pediatric Program Directors Research Award is awarded annually for outstanding educational research presented by an APPD member during the national APPD spring meeting. Winning candidates are selected based on the quality of work presented in the abstract.
- One of the authors must be a member of the APPD.
- First-author abstract must be accepted for presentation at the APPD Spring Meeting to be considered.
- The first-author must present the abstract at the APPD Spring Meeting unless there are extenuating circumstances.
The 2021 APPD Research Award recipient is:
Anna Weiss, MD, MSEd
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Erika L. Abramson, MD, MS
New York Presbyterian Hospital (Cornell Campus), New York, NY
John D. Mahan, MD
Nationwide Children's Hospital/Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Jennifer Kesselheim, MD, MEd, MBE
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Betty B. Staples, MD
Duke University Hospital
Jennifer Kesselheim, MD, MEd, MBE and Debra Boyer, MD
Children's Hospital/Boston Medical Center
Su-Ting T. Li, MD, MPH
University of California Davis Medical Center