Our Breakthrough Makers Whether they are being recognized for a national honor or stepping into a new leadership role at Children’s Hospital, this team is at the forefront of their specialties Dorene Balmer, PhD Filled the new position of Director of Research on Pediatric Education. Eric Eichenwald, MD Joined CHOP as the new Chief of the Division of Neonatology. Alexander Fiks, MD, MSCE, FAAP Appointed to lead an American Academy of Pediatrics national primary care research network. Peter M. Grollman Promoted to Senior Vice President of Public Affairs. Kisha Hortman Hawthorne Elevated to Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer. Douglas G. Hock Joined CHOP as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. C. Dean Kurth, MD Returned to CHOP after 13 years as new Anesthesiologist-in-Chief and Chair. Monica Taylor Lotty Came to lead the Children’s Hospital Foundation as Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer. Kwaku Ohene-Frempong, MD Received a Millennium Excellence Award in Ghana. Daniel J. Rader, MD Named Chief of the Division of Human Genetics, a new division. Barbara Schmidt, MD, FRCP, MSc Received the Order of Canada — the highest civilian award in that country. Charles Stanley, MD Honored for outstanding career achievement in pediatric endocrinology. Elaine H. Zackai, MD Honored with the American Society of Human Genetics’ first-ever Mentorship Award.