Douglas K. Richardson Award for Perinatal and Pediatric Healthcare Research

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Honors the contributions of the late Dr. Douglas K. Richardson to children's health services research and the SPR. This award, established in 2003, honors the lifetime achievement of an investigator, who has made a substantive contribution in an area encompassing 1) effective utilization of healthcare services, 2) identification of risk factors for adverse outcomes, 3) general epidemiologic health services studies or 4) patient oriented clinical studies that lead to improved healthcare delivery to the neonatal/pediatric populations. The Award is open to pediatric health services researchers of any specialty.

Waldemar A. Carlo, MD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL