Each month, St. Louis Children’s Hospital’s chief residents honor a resident who shows exceptional dedication to his or her patients, colleagues or profession.

Dr. AdebeIn April, the SLCH Chief Resident Award was presented to Samuel Abebe, MD, a third-year pediatric resident. Dr. Abebe was recognized for consistently being a hard-working, enthusiastic team member who makes work enjoyable and who goes out of his way to help his colleagues. 

Dr. MesserIn May, the award was presented to Elizabeth Messer, MD, a third-year pediatric resident. Dr. Messer was recognized for consistently being an exceptionally reliable and hard-working resident as well as a great team player.