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Endowed Professorships and Chairs

Welcome to Endowed Professorships and Chairs

Endowed Profesorships and Chairs Incumbent
James C. Roberts, Esq. Professorship in Cardiology Antonio Abbate, M.D., Ph.D.
Fletcher Emory Ammons Chair in Surgery Michel B. Aboutanos, M.D., M.P.H., FACS
James H. Franklin Professorship in Developmental Pediatrics Pasquale J. Accardo, M.D.
Harvey B. and Gladys V. Haag Professorship  Hamid I. Akbarali, Ph.D.
Florence and Hyman Meyers Endowed Chair in Radiation Oncology Douglas W. Arthur, M.D.
Arnold M. Salzberg Professorship in Pediatric Surgery Charles E. Bagwell, M.D.
Bill Balaban Endowed Chair in Human-Animal Interaction Sandra B. Barker, Ph.D.
Walter E. Lawrence, Jr., Distinguished Professorship in Oncology Harry D. Bear, M.D., Ph.D.
Richard P. Wenzel, M.D., M.Sc. Professorship of Internal Medicine Gonzalo M. Bearman, M.D.
Ragnit and Walter J. Geeraets Chair in Ophthalmology William H. Benson, M.D.
Riffenburgh Professorship Endowment Vikram S. Brar, M.D.
F. Norton Hord, Jr. Professorship in Neurosurgery William C. Broaddus, M.D., Ph.D.
William G. Blackard Chair in Endocrinology Francesco S. Celi M.D., MHSc.
Leo J. Dunn Chair in OB-GYN David P. Chelmow, M.D.
Walter E.  Bundy, Jr. Professorship in Community Pediatrics Walter Chun, M.D.
Herman Jacob Flax, M.D. Professorship in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation David X. Cifu, M.D.
Carolyn Wingate Hyde Endowed Chair in Cancer Research Charles V. Clevenger, M.D., Ph.D.
G. Douglas Hayden Professorship in Otology Daniel H. Coelho, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Moses D. Nunnally Professorship in Cardiology Richard H. Cooke, M.D., Ch.B
Thomas Palliative Care Endowment Fund Egidio G. Del Fabbro, M.D.
George B. Bliley Professorship in Medical Research Robert J. DeLorenzo, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
Universal Corporation Chair in Cancer Cell Signaling Paul Dent, Ph.D.
Louis and Ruth Harris Professorship in Pharmacology Toxicology William L. Dewey, Ph.D.
Education Professorship in Nephrology Susan R. DiGiovanni, M.D.
Peter N. and Julia R. Pastore Professorship in Otolaryngology Laurence J. DiNardo, M.D.
Seymour and Ruth Perlin Professorship in Health Administration and Internal Medicine Alan W. Dow, M.D., M.S.H.A.
Martha M. and Harold W. Kimmerling, M.D. Chair in Cardiology at MCV/VCU Kenneth A. Ellenbogen, M.D.
B. W. Haynes, Jr. M.D. Professorship in General and Trauma Surgery Michael J. Feldman, M.D.
Thelma Newmeyer Corman Endowed Chair in Oncology Research Paul B. Fisher, M.Ph., Ph.D.
W. Taliaferro Thompson, Jr., Professorship in Pulmonary Medicine Alpha A. Fowler III, M.D.
Gordon D. Ginder, M.D. Chair in Cancer Research Bernard J. Fuemmeler, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Nephrology Chair  Todd W.B. Gehr, M.D.
Hermes A. Kontos, M.D. Professorship in Cardiology at MCV-VCU Zachary M. Gertz, M.D., M.B.E.
Harrigan, Haw, Luck Families Chair in Cancer Research Charles E. Geyer, Jr., M.D.
Jeanette and Eric Lipman Chair in Oncology Gordon D. Ginder, M.D.
Allison D. and J. Abbott Byrd, III Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery Gregory J. Golladay, M.D.
Shirley Carter and Sture Gordon Olsson Chair in Cancer Research Steven T. Grant, M.D.
Boyan-Keenan Professorship in Anesthesia Safety Jeffrey A. Green, M.D.
Dianne Harris Wright Professorship in Pulmonary Care Daniel C. Grinnan, M.D.
Charles L. Baird, Jr., M.D. Professorship in Cardiovascular Imaging John D. Grizzard, M.D.
Dianne Nunnally Hoppes Endowed Chair in Cancer Research Steven R. Grossman, M.D., Ph.D.
Barbara and William B. Thalhimer, Jr. Professorship in Urology Lance J. Hampton, M.D.
Shirley Van Epps Waple Professorship Amy D. Harper, M.D.
Wazeter Professorship Kurt F. Hauser, Ph.D.
Gene N. Peterson, M.D., Professorship in Safety, Quality and Service Robin R. Hemphill, M.D., MPH
George W. Vetrovec Chair William Gregory Hundley, M.D.
Herman M. and Vera H. Nachman Distinguished Professorship in Orthopaedic Surgery Jonathan E. Isaacs, M.D.
David Richardson, M.D. Professorship in Cardiology Gautham Kalahasty, M.D.
Stuart McGuire Chair of Surgery Vigneshwar Kasirajan, M.D., F.A.C.S.
John A. Cardea, M.D. Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery Stephen L. Kates, M.D.
Rachel Brown Banks Distinguished Professorship in Psychiatry Kenneth S. Kendler, M.D.
Warren W. Koontz, Jr. Research Professorship in Urology Adam P. Klausner, M.D.
William and Ruth McDonough Professorship in Graduate Psychiatric Education Christopher P. Kogut, M.D.
Cardiovascular Professorship Michael C. Kontos, M.D.
Rosa Schwarz Cifu Professorship Jeffrey S. Kreutzer, Ph.D.
Caravati Chair in Gastroenterology John F. Kuemmerle, M.D.
Beverley Boyden Clary Chair in Pediatric Orthopaedics Victoria G. Kuester, M.D.
Eric Lipman Distinguished Professorship in Cardiology Rakesh C. Kukreja, Ph.D.
Harris - Mayo Chair in Family Practice Anton J. Kuzel, M.D., MHPE
Martha Anne Hatcher Distinguished Professorship in Oncology Andrew C. Larner, M.D., Ph.D.
Rhona L. Arenstein Professorship in Psychiatry James L. Levenson, M.D.
H. M. Lee Professorship in Transplant Surgery Mark M. Levy, M.D., R.V.T.
David Hume Endowed Chair Marlon F. Levy, M.D., F.A.C.S.
William G. Reynolds, Jr. Chair in Neuro-Oncology Mark G. Malkin, M.D., FRCPC, FAAN
G. Watson James Professorship John McCarty, M.D.
Carl W. LaFratta, M.D. Professorship William O. McKinley, M.D.
C. Kenneth and Dianne Wright Distinguished Chair in Clinical and Translational Research: Addiction Science F. Gerard Moeller, M.D. 
John M. Pellock Professorship in Child Neurology Lawrence D. Morton, M.D.
Grace Branch Moore Arthritis Foundation Professorship George F. Moxley, M.D.
Linda Grandis Blatt Endowed Chair in Cancer Research Serge P. Nana-Sinkam, M.D.
William Branch Porter Chair in Infectious Diseases John E. Nestler, M.D.
C. Kenneth Wright Professorship in Cardiology Mary Ann Peberdy, M.D., FACC, FAHA
Saul Kay Endowed Chair in Diagnostic Pathology Celeste N. Powers, M.D., Ph.D.
Leroy Smith Distinguished Professorship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Andrea L. Pozez, M.D.
Richard Roland Reynolds Chair in Neurosurgery John Reavey-Cantwell, M.D., M.S.
Nephrology Professorship Elizabeth B.D. Ripley, M.D.
Paul J. Nutter, M.D. Professorship in General Surgery Guilherme M. Rocha Campos, M.D., Ph.D., FACS, FASMBS
Harry P. Dalton Endowed Professorship in Clinical Pathology Susan D. Roseff, M.D.
Jessie Ball duPont Professorship in Pediatrics Bruce K. Rubin, M.Engr., M.D., M.B.A.
Natalie N. and John R. Congdon Sr. Endowed Chair in the VCU Pauley Heart Center Fadi N. Salloum, Ph.D.
Z. Reno Vlahcevic Research Professorship in Gastroenterology Arun J. Sanyal, M.B.B.S., M.D.
Harrison Foundation Distinguished Professorship in Cancer Research Devanand Sarkar, Ph.D., M.B.B.S.
Charles W. and Evelyn F. Thomas Chair in Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Lawrence B. Schwartz, M.D., Ph.D.
Orhan Muren Professorship Curtis N. Sessler, M.D.
David E. Tolman, M.D. Professorship in Heart Failure Keyur B. Shah, M.D.
Theresa A. Thomas Memorial Foundation Chair in Cancer Prevention and Control Vanessa B. Sheppard, Ph.D.
Transplantation Professorship in Nephrology Domenic A. Sica, M.D.
James Asa Shield, Jr. M.D. Distinguished Professorship in Psychiatry Joel J. Silverman, M.D.
C. Kenneth and Dianne Wright Distinguished Chair in Clinical and Translational Research: Neurology A. Gordon Smith, M.D., F.A.A.N.
Florence Neal Cooper Smith Professorship in Sickle Cell Disease Research Wally R. Smith, M.D.
Mann T. and Sara D. Lowry Chair in Oncology Sarah Spiegel, Ph.D.
Endowed Chair in Hepatology Richard K. Sterling, M.D.
Walter Hans Carter, Jr., Professorship in Biostatistics Shumei S. Sun, Ph.D., FAHA
Richard R. Lower, M.D. Professorship in Cardiovascular Surgery Daniel G. Tang, M.D.
Dianne Harris Wright Professorship for Gynecologic Oncology Research Sarah M. Temkin, M.D.
Joan Massey Endowed Chair Claudia M. Testa, M.D., Ph.D.
Edwin L. Kendig, Jr., M.D. Distinguished Professorship in Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases Judith A. Voynow, M.D.
Ernst and Helga Prosser Professorship in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation William C. Walker, M.D.
Mary Anderson Harrison Distinguished Professorship in Cancer Research Xiang-Yang Wang, Ph.D.
Edward S. and Elizabeth W. Hirschler Endowed Professorship in Neurosurgery John D. Ward, M.D. 
Irene Shaw Grigg Distinguished Professorship in Genetics Research Jolene J. Windle, Ph.D.
Taliaferro-Scott Professorship in Internal Medicine Christopher M. Wise, M.D.
W. Robert Irby Professorship Christopher M. Wise, M.D.
C. Kenneth and Dianne Wright Distinguished Chair in Clinical and Translational Research: Population Health and Health Equity Steven H. Woolf, M.D., M.P.H.
James W. and Frances G. McGlothlin Chair in the Harold F. Young Neurosurgery Center Harold F. Young, M.D.

Some School of Medicine faculty members hold endowed positions housed in other university schools and centers.

posted October 2018