Alumni Organization

The Alumni Organization at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is a unique resource that allows residents, fellows and staff members to enhance their medical education. The group also works to strengthen relationships with CHOP alumni through networking events, ongoing education, and collaborative research.

Linton A. Whitaker, MD Recognized as CHOP’s Distinguished Alumni

hospital building colorful lights at night On October 5, 2020, the Alumni Organization recognized Dr. Whitaker as the 2020 recipient of the Richard D. Wood Distinguished Alumni Award. Many joined virtually to celebrate Dr. Whitaker’s tremendous accomplishments. If you were unable to attend, you can still watch the award presentation and learn more about Dr. Whitaker’s impressive journey through his Plastic Surgery career. Fast foward to the 39 minute mark for the award recognition. 

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Our Team

The Alumni Organization is run by a Board of Directors who oversee the organization’s efforts to provide residents, fellows and staff members with unique resources to enhance their medical education.

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