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Endowed Chairs

Generous donors make endowed chairs possible at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. An esteemed honor, endowed chairs, have a far-reaching impact on our families by fostering innovation, scholarship and research.

Endowed Chairholders

Endowed Chairs at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

These special positions, honoring our pediatric caregivers, researchers and administrators are possible only because of your support. Your gifts help us attract the brightest minds in pediatric medicine and are imperative to continually provide the best care for kids. Endowed chairs are established with a minimum gift of $1.5 million, providing a perpetual source of funding from investment earnings, while maintaining the principal. 

Endowed Chair Listing

The Abbott-Ranson-Bauman Chair for Epilepsy Research

The Chucker Aring Chair in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
          Robert P. Chayer, MD

The Bauman Family Chair in Critical Care
          Michael Meyer, MD

The Heidi Marie Bauman Chair in Pediatric Epilepsy
          Kurt E. Hecox, MD, PhD

The Bleser Family Endowed Chair of Neurology
          Harry T. Whelan, MD

The Elsa B. and Roger D. Cohen MDs Chair for Medical Education
          Michael C. Weisgerber, MD

The Barri L. and David J. Drury Chair in Pediatrics
          Robert H. Lane, MD, MS

The Iris and Luis Garcia Chair for Fetal Concerns

The Leigh Gabrielle Herma Chair for Cardiology
          Jeanne James, MD

The Kerschner Family Chair for Pediatric Otolaryngology

The S. Bert Litwin Chair in Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
          Viktor Hraska, MD, PhD

The David A. Margolis Chair in Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant
          David A. Margolis, MD

The Max McGee Chair in Diabetes Research
          Martin J. Hessner, PhD

The Max McGee Endowed Chair for Patient Care in Diabetes

The John A. and Linda Mellowes Family Chair in Intensive Care
          Michael Uhing, MD

The Muma Family Chair in Neonatology
          Girha Ganesh Konduri, MD

The Albert O. Nicholas Endowed Chair in Heart Transplant

The Jane B. Pettit Chair in Pediatric Pain Management
          Steven J. Weisman, MD

The D.B. and Marjorie Reinhart Chair in Rheumatology
          Calvin B. Williams, MD, PhD

The Sophie Schroeder Patient Care Services Chair
          Nancy K. Korom, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

The Rebecca Jean Slye Chair in Oncology
          Cindy Schwartz, MD, MPH

The Peter Sommerhauser Chair for Cardiac Quality of Life

The Marie Z. Uihlein Chair in Pediatric Surgery
          Keith T. Oldham, MD

The Jon E. Vice Chair for Emergency Medicine
          David C. Brousseau, MD

The Zore Family Chair in Palliative Care


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