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Founders Award

The Founders Award recognizes outstanding contributions in the field of pediatric cardiology and cardiovascular surgery. The award was established in 1988 by the founders of the Section on Cardiology.

Founders Award Recipients (view list of past recipients)

Dr. Roberta Williams receives the 2010 Founders Award plaque from Section Chair, Dr. Robert Beekman. Dr. John Kugler, Founders Award Presenter; Dr. Paul Gillette, 2009 Founders Award Recipient and Dr. Robert Beekman, Chair Section on Cardiology & Cardiac Surgery Executive Committee.
Dr. Roger Hurwitz, 2006 Founders Award recipient with Dr. John Brown at the AAP National Conference and Exhibition in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Aldo Castaneda, 2005 Founders Award recipient, with Section Chair, Thomas Klitzner at the AAP National Conference and Exhibition in Washington, D.C.