Andrew White, MDThe Samuel R. Goldstein Leadership Awards in Medical Student Education recognize outstanding teaching and commitment to medical education and are among the highest honors faculty at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis can receive.

Andrew J. White, MD, Washington University pediatric rheumatologist at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, was among this year’s recipients, selected by a committee of faculty members. The awards are presented annually by the medical school’s Office of Education.

White, the James P. Keating Professor of Pediatrics, was named vice chairman of education in the Department of Pediatrics in 2017 and has been director of the Pediatric Residency Program at St. Louis Children’s Hospital since 2002. He has served as co-director of the Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia Center of Excellence since 2006, and previously was director of the Division of Pediatric Rheumatology for 13 years.