Scott Pomeroy, MD, PhD was among the 80 newly elected members of the National Academy of Medicine announced this week. Scott is well known and respected by his colleagues in the CNS, going back to his selection in 1989 as the Young Investigator Award, his service as Associate Editor of Annals of Neurology, and his direct and indirect influence on dozens of stellar child neurologists benefiting from his vision, leadership, and mentoring as Neurologist-in-Chief and Chair of the Department of Neurology at Boston Children's Hospital. 

“These newly elected members represent the most exceptional scholars and leaders in science, medicine, and health in the U.S. and around the globe,” said National Academy of Medicine President Victor J. Dzau. “Their expertise will help our organization address today’s most pressing health challenges and inform the future of health and health care to benefit us all. I am honored to welcome these distinguished individuals to the National Academy of Medicine.”

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National Academy of Medicine Elects 80 New Members

October 16, 2017

The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) today announced the election of 70 regular members and 10 international members during its annual meeting. Election to the Academy is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.