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Drukier Prize

Weill Cornell Pediatrics Drukier Prize

The annual Gale and Ira Drukier Prize in Children’s Health Research honors an early career pediatrician who, through a basic, translational or clinical research program, has made important contributions toward improving the health of children and/or adolescents.

Eligible candidates must hold an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree, have completed clinical pediatric training, hold an academic appointment at a medical school, research institute or academic health center, and should have assumed their first faculty position no earlier than ten years prior to the deadline. The Drukier Prize carries a $10,000 unrestricted honorarium, and includes an award reception as well as the opportunity to present a research seminar at the Drukier Institute for Children’s Health.

For more information and deadlines, please contact the Drukier Institute at


Vijay G. Sankaran, M.D., Ph.D.
Joshua Milner, M.D., B.S.
Sing Sing Way, M.D., Ph.D.

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