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Kahn, Jain, Day Honored at PAS 2022

Photos Drs. Kahn, Jain, and Day: 2022 Pediatric Academic Society (PAS) Meeting

Three physicians at Cincinnati Children’s received significant honors at this year’s Pediatric Academic Society (PAS) Meeting, held April 21-25, 2022, in Denver, CO.

  • Robert Kahn, MD, MPH, associate chair of Community Health and executive lead for Population and Community Health, received the Public Policy and Advocacy Award (Awarded by the Academic Pediatric Association). This award recognizes a health care professional, pediatric department, or program whose public policy advocacy efforts at the state, regional, national, or international level have improved the health and well-being of infants, children, and/or adolescents.
  • Shipra Jain, MD, a clinical fellow in the Division of Neonatology, received the Richard D. Rowe Award in Clinical Research (Awarded by the Society of Pediatric Research). Richard D. Rowe, MD, was a prolific and thoughtful physician, teacher and clinician-scientist, and a superb advocate for the growing field of pediatric cardiovascular medicine. Established in 1988 by the colleagues, trainees and friends of Dr. Rowe, this award honors his many personal achievements, commitment to academic excellence, integrity and humility.
  • Melissa Day, MD, resident physician, received the House Officer Research Award (Awarded by the Society of Pediatric Research). This award honors house officers engaged in pediatric research and is designed to encourage pediatricians-in-training to pursue careers in academic pediatrics.

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