David Rall Medal – Past Recipients

2021

Mary Wakefield, PhD, RN, FAAN
Visiting Distinguished Professor, Georgetown University
Distinguished Fellow, University of Texas at Austin

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2020

David Eaton, PhD
Professor
University of Washington

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2019

David Savitz, PhD
Professor of Epidemiology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Pediatrics
Brown University

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2018

Hedvig Hricak, MD, PhD
Chair, Department of Radiology
Carroll and Milton Petrie Chair
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

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2017

Richard O. Hynes, PhD, FRS
Investigator
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Daniel K. Ludwig Professor for Cancer Research
Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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2016

Donna E. Shalala, PhD
President
The Clinton Foundation

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2015

Jonathan Samet
Distinguished Professor
Flora L. Thornton Chair
Department of Preventive Medicine
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California (USC)
Director
USC Institute for Global Health 

2014

Richard B. Johnston, Jr., MD
Associate Dean for Research Development
Professor of Pediatrics
University of Colorado School of Medicine 

2013

Ellen Wright Clayton, JD, MD
Craig Weaver Professor of Pediatrics
Professor of Law
Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society
Vanderbilt University 

2012

Linda Rosenstock, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine, Health Policy & Management
Professor of Environmental Health Sciences
Dean Emeritus
University of California, Los Angeles
School of Public Health

2011

Virginia A. Stallings, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 

2010

Nancy E. Adler, PhD
Professor of Medical Psychology
Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Director, Center for Health and Community
University of California, San Francisco 

2009

Bernard Guyer, MD, MPH
Zanvyl Kreiger Professor of Children’s Health
Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health 

2008

Sheila P. Burke
Faculty Research Fellow
Malcolm Weiner Center for Social Policy
John F. Kennedy School of Government
Harvard University 

2007

William C. Richardson, PhD
President Emeritus
Johns Hopkins University
W.K.  Kellogg Foundation 

2006

Fitzhugh Mullan, MD
Murdock Head Professor of Medicine and Health Policy
Department of Health Policy
The George Washington University

2005

Torsten N. Wiesel, MD
President Emeritus
The Rockefeller University 

2004

Marie C. McCormick, MD, ScD
Summer and Esther Feldberg Professor of Maternal and Child Health
Harvard School of Public Health

2003

Daniel D. Federman, MD
Senior Dean for Alumni Relations and Clinical Teaching
Harvard Medical School 

2002

Joshua Lederberg, PhD
Sackler Foundation Scholar
The Rockefeller University 

2001

Dorothy P. Rice, ScD (Hon)
Professor Emeritus
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Institute for Health & Aging 
University of California, San Francisco 

2000

Stuart Bondurant, MD
Professor of Medicine
Dean Emeritus
School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


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