Dr. David K. Stevenson serves as the Principal Investigator for the March of Dimes Research Center at Stanford University. He is the Harold K. Faber Professor of Pediatrics and has held numerous leadership roles at Stanford University School of Medicine. He is currently the Senior Associate Dean for Maternal & Child Health, the Director of the Charles B. and Ann L. Johnson Center for Pregnancy and Newborn Services, the Co-Director of the Stanford Child Health Research Institute, and the Leader of Spectrum Child Health at Stanford University.
Dr. Stevenson has received many awards, including the Virginia Apgar Award, which is the highest award in Perinatal Pediatrics, and the Jonas Salk Award for Leadership in Prematurity Prevention from the March of Dimes Foundation. In recognition of his achievements, Dr. Stevenson is a member of the National Academy of Medicine. He has served as the President of the American Pediatric Society and was co-founder of the California Association of Neonatologists (CAN) and the California Perinatal Quality Care Collaborative (CPQCC). Dr. Stevenson has published over 530 articles on a wide range of scientific topics in neonatal- perinatal medicine. He is also the editor of several textbooks and numerous chapters in most of the major textbooks on neonatology.