Philip A. Pizzo, M.D.

Professional Education

  • Medical Education: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry (1970) NY
  • Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (1975)
  • Residency: Children's Hospital Boston (1973) MA
  • Residency: Children's Hospital Boston (1972) MA
  • Internship: Children's Hospital Boston (1971) MA
  • B.A., Fordham University, Philosophy & Biology (1966)
  • M.D., University of Rochester, Medicine (1970)
  • Board Certification: Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, American Board of Pediatrics (1976)
  • Fellowship: National Cancer Institute (1976) MD

Honors & Awards

  • The Marialuisa Ferrari Lectureship for Life Award, James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute of the Ohio State University (2014)
  • John and Emma Bonica Public Service Award, American Pain Society (2013)
  • John Howland Award, American Pediatric Society (2012)
  • Philip M Lippe Award, The American Academy of Pain (2012)
  • Award of Excellence, Ronald McDonald Foundation (2009)
  • Elizabeth kubler Ross Award, Children's Hospice International (2008)
  • Elected as Member, Association of American Physicians (1998)
  • Elected to Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Science (1997)
  • M.A. Honorary Degree, Harvard University (1996)
  • ScD. Honorary Degree, Fordham University (1996)
  • Elected as Member, American Pediatric Society (1995)
  • Outstanding Service Medal, U.S. Public Health Service (1995)
  • Citation, Best Doctors in America (1992)
  • Barbara Bohen Pfeifer Award for Scientific Excellence, American-Italian Foundation for Cancer Research (1991)
  • Fordham College alumni Achievement Award, Fordham College (1991)
  • Washingtonian-of-the-Year Award, National Cancer Institute (1990)
  • Elected as Member, American Society for Clinical Investigation (1987)
  • Meritorious Service Award, U.S. Public Health Service (1985)
  • Commendation Medal, U.S. Public Health Service (1980)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Rochester (1970)
  • M.D. with Honors and Distinction in Research, University of Rochester (1970)
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Fordham University (1966)

Administrative Appointments

  • Founding Director, The Stanford Distinguished Careers Institute (2013 - Present)
  • Member, Board of Directors, Stanford Hospital & Clinics (2001 - 2012)
  • Member, Board of Directors, Lucille Packard Children's Hospital (2001 - 2012)
  • Dean, School of Medicine, Stanford University (2001 - 2012)