Scott Denne M.D. is a Professor and Associate Chair of Pediatrics for Clinical and Translational Research at Indiana University School of Medicine. He received his MD at the State University of New York at Buffalo, and completed his residency in Pediatrics and fellowship in Neonatology at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. He joined the faculty at Indiana University in 1986. He has a long-standing research program examining neonatal nutrition and metabolism, and is the Associate Director of the Indiana Clinical and Translational Science Institute, where he is the Director of the Indiana Clinical Research Center, and Director of the CTSI Project Development Teams. Dr. Denne was recently selected to be the Chairman of the Pediatric Policy Council. He has represented the American Pediatric Society on the Pediatric Policy Council since 2012. In the last six years, Dr. Denne has shown an incredible commitment to advocacy for child health. In addition, he is passionate about improving pediatrics by advancing public policy. He is a current member of the American Pediatric Society Advocacy Committee. He is a past member of the National Institutes of Health Clinical Research Review Committee Study Section and the Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Sub-board of the American Board of Pediatrics.