9949-Clapp, D.

D. W. Clapp, MD

Chair, Department of Pediatrics

1130 W Michigan Street
FH 320

Indianapolis, IN 46202
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D. Wade Clapp, MD, is the Richard L. Schreiner Professor, Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics and a Distinguished Professor at Indiana University. He is also Physician-in-Chief for Riley Hospital for Children and a Professor; Microbiology & Immunology/Biochemistry & Molecular Biology. Dr. Clapp was named Chair of Pediatrics in September 2009. He is a neonatologist and a physician/scientist with an active lab and NIH grant support focusing on translational research. His research has been internationally acclaimed and has resulted in several clinical trials. He is also past director of the MD/PhD program at IU which is now an NIH designated Medical Scientist Training Program. Dr. Clapp is an active member of the Association of Medical School Pediatric Department Chairs (AMSPDC) where he serves as Treasurer, Director of the Frontiers in Science program, and is on the Steering Committee for the Physician Scientist Development Program.

Titles & Appointments

  • Chair, Department of Pediatrics
  • Distinguished Professor
  • Richard L. Schreiner Professor of Pediatrics
  • Professor of Microbiology & Immunology
  • Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Professor of Medical & Molecular Genetics

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