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General Academic Pediatrics - Awards and Honors


 

Mark E. Anderson, MD

  • Director, Rocky Mountain Region Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit, 2002-present

Edwin Asturias, MD

  • Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring, Housestaff Association Annual Survey, CU School of Medicine, 2012
  • Vice Chair, Global Advisory Committee for Vaccine Safety, World Health Organization, 2011-2012

Stephen Berman, MD

  • Director, University of Colorado Center for Global Health, Colorado School of Public Health, 2011-present
  • Clifford G. Grulee Award, AAP, 2012

Patricia A. Braun, MD, MPH

  • Member, Oral Health Advocate Steering Committee, AAP Chapter, 2010-present
  • Member, Medical Student Admissions Committee, CU School of Medicine, 2010-present
  • Oral Health Advocate, Region 8, AAP, 2011-present
  • Member, Greater Denver Head Start Health Advisory Board, 2010-present
  • Subject Panel Expert, EQIPP Oral Health Curriculum Development Team, AAP, 2011-present
  • Advocate, AAP Chapter Oral Health, 2010-present
  • Executive Committee Member, National AAP Section on Oral Health, 2013-2016

Robert Brayden, MD

  • Colorado Childhood Immunization Award, CDC, 2012

Maya Bunik, MD, MSPH

  • published a book, Breastfeeding Telephone Triage and Advice, AAP, 2012
  • Member, SPR, 2011-present
  • Master Educator Clinic Award, Child Health Clinic, Pediatric Medical Student Clerkship, CU School of Medicine, 2013

Ellen Roy Elias, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2011-2014
  • Abstract Best in Show Award, American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, 2012

Steven G. Federico, MD

  • President, Board of Directors, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2010-2012
  • Invited Special Interest Group: Immigrant Health, AAP, 2011-present
  • James E. Strain, MD Community Service Award, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2013
  • Chapter President, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2010-2012
  • Member, Colorado Association of School-based Health Care, 2007-present
  • Board of Directors, Colorado Association of School-based Health Care, 2009-present
  • Member, General Pediatrics Examination Committee, American Board of Pediatrics, 2012-present
  • Member, Student Health and Safety Task Force, Colorado Department of Education, 2011-present
  • Member, Mayor Michael Hancock, City of Denver Children's Cabinet 2012-present

James Feinstein, MD

  • Outstanding Service or Education by the Housestaff, Department of Pediatrics, CU School of Medicine, 2012

Simon J. Hambidge, MD, PhD

  • Editorial Board, Academic Pediatrics, AAP, 2010-present

Allison Kempe, MD, MPH

  • Big Shot of the Year, Colorado Children’s Immunization Coalition, 2012
  • Member, Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, CDC, 2013

Sorenna M. Kirkegaard, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2013-2014

Mary Kohn, MD

  • Outstanding Preceptor Award, Silver Society Event, Child Health Associate/Physician Assistant (CHA/PA) Program, CU School of Medicine, 2012

Tai Mara Lockspeiser, MD

  • Special Recognition for Outstanding Service and Education, Housestaff Association, University of Colorado, 2011-2012
  • Gary Way Teaching Award, Department of Pediatrics, CU School of Medicine, 2013

Kathryn A. Love-Osborne, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2012-2013

Elaine H. Morrato, MPH, DrPH

  • Member, Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee, FDA, 2009-2012

Noah J. Makovsky, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2013-2014

Jay A. Markson, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2013-2014

David J. Miller, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2013-2014

Sean T. O'Leary, MD

  • Member, Delta Omega Honorary Public Health Society, 2011-present

Sonja C. O'Leary, MD

  • Board, Denver Early Childhood Council, 2010-2012
  • Co-Medical Director, Reach Out and Read Colorado, 2010-present

Steven S. Perry, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2013-2014

Steven R. Poole, MD

  • Award for Excellence in the Health Care, El Pomar Foundation, 2012

Norman Scott, MD

  • Career Teaching Scholar Award, Department of Pediatrics, CU School of Medicine, 2012

Meghan D. Treitz, MD

  • Teaching Scholars Program, CU School of Medicine, 2011-2012

S. Andrew Tucker, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2013-2014

Stephen D. Vogler, MD

  • Co-Medical Director, Reach Out and Read Colorado, 2004-present

Kimberly Washington, CPNP, MS

  • Senior Instructor with Distinction Award, Department of Pediatrics, CU School of Medicine, 2012

Kathryn M. Wells, MD, FAAP

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2010-2014
  • Vice President, Board of Directors, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2010-2012
  • Member, Colorado State Foster Parent Association Board of Directors, 2009-present
  • Governor's Appointment, Colorado Children's Trust Fund Board, 2010-2013
  • Best Doctors in America, 2011-2012
  • President, Board of Directors, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2012-present
  • Member, Colorado Court Improvement, 2012-present
  • Member, Colorado Child Protection Ombudsman Advisory Council, 2012-present

Shale L. Wong, MD, MSPH

  • Jules Amer Lectureship, Department of Pediatrics, CU School of Medicine, 2012

Wendy S. Zerin, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2013-2014

Mark E. Anderson, MD

  • Director, Rocky Mountain Region Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit, 2002-present

Edwin Asturias, MD

  • Vice Chair, Global Advisory Committee for Vaccine Safety, World Health Organization, 2011

Stephen Berman, MD

  • Kempe Foundation Honor, Lifetime Contributions to all children, including those vulnerable and maltreated, 2011
  • Director, University of Colorado Center for Global Health, Colorado School of Public Health, 2011
  • Florence Rena Sabin Award, CU School of Medicine, 2011

Patricia A. Braun, MD, MPH

  • Excellence in Curriculum Development Award, Academy of Medical Educators, CU School of Medicine, 2011
  • Member, Oral Health Advocate Steering Committee, AAP Chapter, 2010-present
  • Member, Medical Student Admissions Committee, CU School of Medicine, 2010-present
  • Cavity Free at Three Technical Assistance Team, Caring for Colorado, 2008-2011
  • Oral Health Advocate, Region 8, AAP, 2011-present
  • Member, Greater Denver Head Start Health Advisory Board, 2010-present
  • Subject Panel Expert, EQIPP Oral Health Curriculum Development Team, AAP, 2011-present
  • Advocate, AAP Chapter Oral Health, 2010-present

Robert Brayden, MD

  • Colorado Childhood Immunization Award, CDC, 2012

Maya Bunik, MD, MSPH

  • Member, SPR, 2011-present

Ellen Roy Elias, MD

  • Member, Autism Subcommittee, AAP, 2010-2011
  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2011-2012
  • Clinical Teaching Award, Class of 2014, Department of Pediatrics, CU School of Medicine, 2011

Steven G. Federico, MD

  • President, Board of Directors, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2010-2012

Ana Flores, MD

  • Bruce Garber Award, Department of Pediatrics, CU School of Medicine, 2011

Simon J. Hambidge, MD, PhD

  • Editorial Board, Academic Pediatrics, AAP, 2010-present

Allison Kempe, MD, MPH

  • Research Award, APS, 2011
  • Big Shot of the Year, Colorado Children’s Immunization Coalition, 2012

Mary Kohn, MD

  • Outstanding Preceptor Award, Silver Society Event, Child Health Associate/Physician Assistant (CHA/PA) Program, CU School of Medicine, 2012

Tai Mara Lockspeiser, MD

  • Special Recognition for Outstanding Service and Education, Housestaff Association, University of Colorado, 2011

Paul Melinkovich, MD

  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Colorado Association for School-Based Healthcare, 2011

Elaine H. Morrato, MPH, DrPH

  • Member, Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee, FDA, 2009-2012

Sean T. O'Leary, MD

  • Member, Delta Omega Honorary Public Health Society, 2011-present

Sonja B. O'Leary, MD

  • Board, Denver Early Childhood Council, 2010-present
  • Co-Medical Director, Reach Out and Read Colorado, 2010-present

Steven R. Poole, MD

  • Award for Excellence in the Health Care, El Pomar Foundation, 2012

Kristine Rodrigues, MD

  • John Moran MPH Scholarship, Colorado School of Public Health, 2011

James E. Shira, MD

  • Big Shot of the Year, Colorado Children’s Immunization Coalition, 2011

Meghan D. Treitz, MD

  • Teaching Scholars Program, CU School of Medicine, 2011-2012
  • Young Investigator Award, Program for Primary Care Strategies for the Promotion of Early Literacy and School Readiness, Reach Out and Read, AAP, 2011
  • Golden Stethoscope Award, Excellence in Clinical Education, CU School of Medicine, Foundation of Doctoring, and Colorado AHEC, 2011
  • Educational Scholars Program, Academic Pediatric Association, 2011

Stephen D. Vogler, MD

  • Co-Medical Director, Reach Out and Read Colorado, 2004-present

Kathryn M. Wells, MD, FAAP

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2010-2012
  • Vice President, Board of Directors, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2010-present
  • Member, Colorado State Foster Parent Association Board of Directors, 2009-present
  • Governor's Appointment, Colorado Children's Trust Fund Board, 2010-present
  • James E. Strain Community Service Award, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2011
  • Best Doctors in America, 2011-2012
  • President, Board of Directors, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2012-present

Shale L. Wong, MD, MSPH

  • Personal recognition from the President of the United States, Service to the Administration and Office of the First Lady, 2011

Mark E. Anderson, MD

  • Director, Rocky Mountain Region Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit, 2002-present

Edwin Asturias, MD

  • Vice Chair, Global Advisory Committee for Vaccine Safety, World Health Organization, 2011

Stephen Berman, MD

  • Kempe Foundation Honor, Lifetime contributions to all children, including those vulnerable and maltreated, 2011
  • Director, University of Colorado Center for Global Health, Colorado School of Public Health, 2011
  • Florence Rena Sabin Award, CU School of Medicine, 2011

Patricia A. Braun, MD, MPH

  • Excellence in Curriculum Development Award, Academy of Medical Educators, CU School of Medicine, 2011
  • Member, Oral Health Advocate Steering Committee, AAP Chapter, 2010-present
  • Member, Medical Student Admissions Committee, CU School of Medicine, 2010-present
  • Delta Omega Honorary Award, University of Colorado Denver School of Public Health, 2010
  • Cavity Free at Three Technical Assistance Team, Caring for Colorado, 2008-2011

Maya Bunik, MD, MSPH

  • Invited Speaker, Institute of Medicine: Health Impacts of WIC - Planning a Research Agenda, Washington, D.C., 2010
  • Member, SPR, 2011

Ellen Roy Elias, MD

  • Favorite Clinical Correlate Award, First and Second-year Medical Students, UCSOM, 2011
  • Citation for seven years of service, Committee on Children with Disabilities (COCWD), AAP, 2010
  • Member, Autism Subcommittee, AAP, 2010-2011
  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2011-2012

Steven G. Federico, MD

  • President, Board of Directors, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2010-present

Simon J. Hambidge, MD, PhD

  • Annual Academic Award, Denver Health Medical Staff, 2010
  • Editorial Board, Academic Pediatrics, AAP, 2010-present

Paritosh Kaul, MD

  • Member, Academy of Medical Educators, CU School of Medicine, 2010

Allison Kempe, MD, MPH

  • Research Award, APS, 2011

Glenda Louch, CPNP, MS

  • Senior Instructor with Distinction, Department of Pediatrics, CU School of Medicine, 2010

Jody A. Maes, MD

  • C. Henry Kempe Award for Outstanding Clinical Teacher, Department of Pediatrics, CU School of Medicine, 2010
  • Career Teaching Scholar Award, Department of Pediatrics, CU School of Medicine, 2010

Paul Melinkovich, MD

  • President, Board of Directors, National Assembly on School-Based Health Care, 2008-2010
  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Colorado Association for School-Based Healthcare, 2011

Elaine H. Morrato, MPH, DrPH

  • Member, Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee, FDA, 2009-2012

Sonja B. O'Leary, MD

  • Board, Denver Early Childhood Council, 2010-present
  • Co-Medical Director, Reach Out and Read Colorado, 2010-present

James E. Shira, MD

  • Big Shot of the Year, Colorado Children’s Immunization Coalition, 2011

Christopher J. Stille, MD, MPH

  • Nominated, Golden Stethoscope Best Role Model Award, CU School of Medicine, 2011

Meghan D. Treitz, MD

  • Teaching Scholars Program, CU School of Medicine, 2011-2012
  • Young Investigator Award, Program for Primary Care Strategies for the Promotion of Early Literacy and School Readiness, Reach Out and Read, AAP, 2011

Stephen D. Vogler, MD

  • Co-Advocate of the Year Award, Rocky Mountain Youth Clinics, 2010
  • Medical Director, Reach Out and Read Colorado, 2004-present

Kathryn M. Wells, MD, FAAP

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2010-2012
  • Governor's Appointment, Governor's Working Group, Structure of Colorado's Human Services System and the Centralized Call Center for Child Abuse and Neglect Referrals, 2010
  • Vice President, Board of Directors, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2010-present
  • Member, Colorado State Foster Parent Association Board of Directors, 2009-present
  • Governor's Appointment, Colorado Children's Trust Fund Board, 2010-present
  • James E. Strain Community Service Award, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2011

Shale L. Wong, MD, MSPH

  • Health Policy Advisor to First Lady Michelle Obama, 2010
  • Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellow, 2009-2010

 

Mark E. Anderson, MD

  • Director, Rocky Mountain Region Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit, 2002-present

Stephen Berman, MD

  • Course Director, Pediatrics in Disasters Training Course, Children’s Hospital No. 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 2009

Patricia A. Braun, MD, MPH

  • Delta Omega Honorary Award, University of Colorado Denver School of Public Health, 2010
  • Cavity Free at Three Technical Assistance Team, Caring for Colorado, 2008-2011

Karen Dodd, MS, PNP

  • Barbara Ann Quarantillo Senior Instructor with Distinction Award, 2009

Ellen Roy Elias, MD

  • Guest Editor and Author, Special Issue, Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, 2009

Steven G. Federico, MD

  • President, Board of Directors, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2010

Kathryn A. Love-Osborne, MD

  • Society for Adolescent Medicine Program Planning Committee, 2007-2009

Jody A. Maes, MD

  • C. Henry Kempe Award for Outstanding Clinical Teacher, Department of Pediatrics, UCSOM, 2009-2010
  • Career Teaching Scholars Award, Department of Pediatrics, UCSOM, 2010

Paul Melinkovich, MD

  • President, Board of Directors, National Assembly on School-Based Health Care, 2008-present

Elaine H. Morrato, DrPH

  • Consultant, Risk Communication Advisory Committee, FDA, 2007-present

Mary E. O'Connor, MD, MPH

  • Third Place Award, Clinical Research Poster, Day of Celebration, Denver Health, 2009

Sonja B. O'Leary, MD

  • Denver Early Childhood Council, 2010-present
  • Co-Medical Director, Reach Out and Read Colorado, 2010-present

Steven R. Poole, MD

  • John R. Moran Leadership Award, Colorado Trust Foundation, 2009
  • Award for Excellence in the Health Care, El Pomar Foundation, 2010
  • James E. Strain Community Service Award, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2009

James Shira, MD

  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2009

Amy Shriver, MD

  • 2010 Community Pediatrics Training Initiative (CPTI) Advocacy Training Grant Award, 2010
  • AAP Friends of Children Fund Chapter Outreach Grant for Residents, 2009
  • Reach Out and Read, Target Community Grant, 2009

Stephen D. Vogler, MD

  • Medical Director, Reach Out and Read Colorado, 1997-present

Kathryn M. Wells, MD, FAAP

  • Governor's Appointment, Governor's Working Group on the Structure of Colorado's Human Services System and the Centralized Call Center for Child Abuse and Neglect Referrals, 2010
  • Vice President, Board of Directors, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2010
  • 2009 Advocate of the Year Award, Colorado CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) Board, 2009

Shale L. Wong, MD, MSPH

  • Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellow, 2009-2010

 

2006-2009

Stephen Berman, MD

  • Chair, Helping the Children Task Force, AAP in collaboration with the World Health Organization, 2006
  • Ambulatory Pediatric Association’s Advocacy Award, Pediatric Academic Societies, 2007
  • The Children’s Hospital Chair in General Pediatrics, 2007
  • Author, Getting it Right for Children: Stories of Pediatric Care and Advocacy, 2007
  • Career Teaching Scholar Award, Department of Pediatrics, UCSOM, 2008
  • Coordinator, Programa de Disastres, Reunion Pediatrica de las Americas, Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico, 2008
  • Speaker, Peruvian Pediatric Society, Lima, Peru, 2008
  • Course Director, Pediatrics in Disasters Training Course, Panama City, Panama, 2008
  • Course Director, IX Curso Internacional de Pediatria, Hospital Baca Ortiz, Quito, Ecuador, 2008
  • Course Director, Pediatrics in Disasters Training Course, Bejing, China, 2008
  • Course Director, Pediatrics in Disasters Training Course, Children’s Hospital No. 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 2009

Ellen Roy Elias, MD

  • Executive Committee Member, Section on Children with Disabilities, AAP, 2004-2007
  • Editor, 4th edition Developmental/ Behavioral Pediatrics, 2005-2008

David Fox, MD

  • Gary Way Award for Outstanding Teaching, Department of Pediatrics, UCSOM, 2007

Mary C. Kohn, MD

  • Oustanding Teacher Award, UCSOM Family Medicine Residents, 2007

N. Elaine Lowery, JD, MSPH

  • American Immunization Registry Association Board of Directors, 2007

Elaine H. Morrato, DrPH

  • Consultant, Risk Communication Advisory Committee, FDA, 2007-present

James Shira, MD

  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Colorado Chapter, AAP, 2009

Shale L. Wong, MD, MSPH

  • Chancellor’s Diversity Recognition Award, UCSOM, 2007
  • Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellow, 2009-2010


2005-2006

Stephen Berman, MD

  • Individual of the Year Award Nominee (member of Task Force for Access to Medical Services for Children on Medicaid), Colorado Lawyers Committee, 2005
  • Community Service Award, Bonfils-Stanton Foundation, 2005
  • Champion for Kids Award, Colorado Children's Campaign, 2005

Ellen R. Elias, MD

  • Editor, 4th Edition of the Textbook Developmental/ Behavioral Pediatrics, 2005-2008
  • Executive Committee Member, Section on Children with Disabilities, American Academy of Pediatrics, 2004-2007
  • Invited Speaker: "The Genetics of Autism," Annual AAP National Conference and Exhibition, Washington, DC, 2005

Steven R. Poole, MD

  • Chair, Board Member and Founder of Section, American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Telephone Care, 1997-present
  • Legislative Liaison, American Academy of Pediatrics, Colorado Chapter, 2005-present
  • Blue Ribbon Policy Council, Colorado State Division of Mental Health, 2005-present

Barton D. Schmitt, MD

  • 51st annual Jesse Neal National Business Journalism Award (for an article in Contemporary Pediatrics), 2005

James E. Shira, MD

  • Special Recognition Award for Outstanding Resident Teaching, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 2005

Tamara D. Simon, MD

  • Young Investigator Award, Ambulatory Pediatric Association, 2005


2003-2004

Stephen Berman, MD

  • Special Achievement Award, District VIII, American Academy of Pediatrics, 2003
  • Child Advocate Award, Summer Scholars Program, 2003

Ellen R. Elias, MD

  • Executive Committee Member, Section on Children with Disabilities, American Academy of Pediatrics, 2004

Candice E. Johnson, MD, PhD

  • Keynote Speaker: "Otitis Media Update," Brazilian Otolaryngology Association, Brazil, 2004

Barton D. Schmitt, MD

  • Education Award, American Academy of Pediatrics, 2004

Tamara D. Simon, MD

  • Joseph W. St. Geme, Jr., MD Award for Outstanding Research by a Resident, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 2004