Faculty Awards

2019

  • Doug Present – Wharton Teaching Excellence Award, 2018-2019

2018

  • Guy David – Wharton School Teaching Excellence Award, 2018
  • Guy David – Wharton School Excellence-in-Teaching Award for the Undergraduate Division, 2018

2017

  • Guy David – Wharton School Teaching Commitment and Curricular Innovation Award for the MBA Division, 2017

2016

  • Kevin Volpp – Article-of-the-Year Award, “Effect of Financial Incentives on Physicians, Patients, or Both on Lipid Levels”, Academy Heath Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, 2016 Description

2015

  • Doug Present – MBA: Excellence in Teaching Award, 2014-2015

2014

  • Guy David – Wharton School Excellence-in-Teaching Award for the Undergraduate Division, 2014
  • Doug Present – MBA: Excellence in Teaching Award, 2013-2014

2013

  • Jeffrey H. Silber – Nancy Abramson Wolfson Endowed Chair of Health Services Research, 2013
  • Doug Present – MBA: Excellence in Teaching Award, 2012-2013
  • John C. Hershey – Excellence in Teaching Award, Wharton Undergraduate Division, 2012-2013

2012

  • Kevin Volpp – Philadelphia Business Journal Innovation Award, 2012
  • Kevin Volpp – Elected to Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences (IOM), 2012
  • Kevin Volpp – Elected to Association of American Physicians (AAP), 2012
  • Mark V. Pauly – Victor R, Fuchs Lifetime Achievement Award from ASHEcon, 2012
  • John Whitman – MBA: Excellence in Teaching Award, 2011-2012
  • Doug Present – MBA: Excellence in Teaching Award, 2011-2012
  • Mark V. Pauly – University of Pennsylvania Provost’s Award for Distinguished Ph.D. Teaching and Mentoring, 2011-2012
  • Mark V. Pauly – William B. Graham Prize for Health Services Research from the Baxter International Foundation and the Association of University Programs in Health Administration, 2012
  • Mark V. Pauly – President of the American Society of Health Economics, 2012
  • Patricia M. Danzon – Agency for Health Care Research and Quality, John M. Eisenberg Excellence in Mentorship Award, 2012

2011

2010

  • Kevin Volpp – Society of General Internal Medicine Outstanding Research Paper of the Year for Volpp KG, Troxel AB, Pauly MV, et al. New England Journal of Medicine; 2009; 360:699-709, 2010
  • Kevin Volpp – British Medical Journal Group Awards for “Translating Research into Practice” for work on Financial Incentives and Smoking Cessation implemented by General Electric nationally for 152,000 employees January, 2010
  • John C. Hershey – Excellence in Teaching Award, Wharton Undergraduate Division, 2010

2009

  • Kevin Volpp – Time Magazine Most Significant Advances in Health 2009 A-Z. Work descibed under “I” for “Incentives”, 2009

2008

  • Kevin Volpp – Elected to American Society of Clinical Investigation (ASCI), 2008

2007

  • Jeffrey H. Silber – AcademyHealth Abstract-of-the-Year, 2007
  • Kevin Volpp – Alice S. Hersh New Investigator Award, AcademyHealth, for “exceptional promise for future contributions to health services research”, 2007
  • Kevin Volpp – Best Paper Award – AcademyHealth Annual R esearch Meeting (with A Rosen, P Romano, P Rosenbaum, J Silber) – “Impact of ACGME Duty Hours on Mortality Among Patients in VA Hospitals” – one of three highest rated abstracts our of about 1700 submitted., 2007
  • Mark V. Pauly – National Institute of Health Care Management Foundation’s Research Award (with M. Kate Bundorf) for “Is Health Insurance Affordable for the Uninsured?” (Journal of Health Economics 2006), 2007
  • Mark V. Pauly – Distinguished Investigator Award from AcademyHealth, 2007
  • Mark V. Pauly – John M. Eisenberg Excellence in Mentorship Award from the Agency for Health Care Research and Quality, 2007
  • John C. Hershey – Named one of top 50 management science professors (in 225 American Business Schools), 2007

2006

  • Kevin Volpp – John Thompson Award from Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA) for outstanding accomplishments in health services research as a junior investigator, 2006
  • Kevin Volpp – Society of General Internal Medicine Outstanding Junior Investigator Award, 2006
  • Mark V. Pauly – Spencer Kimball Article Award (with Howard Kunreuther) from the Journal of Insurance Regulation for, 2006

2005

  • Kevin Volpp – Presidential Award for Early Career Scientistis and Engineers (PECASE) – recognized at White House by President Bush with highest honor given by US government for early career scientists, 2005
  • John C. Hershey – Named a “Favorite Course” by MBA Program for Executives, 2005

2004

  • John C. Hershey – Core Teaching Award for MBA Program for Executives, 2004

2003

  • Jeffrey H. Silber – AcademyHealth (formerly Association for Health Services Research) Article-of-the-Year, 2003
  • Jeffrey H. Silber – The Hummeler Research Prize (Article-of-the-Year), Joseph Stokes, Jr. Research Institute, 2003
  • John C. Hershey – Distinguished Lifetime Service Award, Society for Medical Decision Making, 2003

2001

  • John C. Hershey – Graduate Division Core Teaching Award, The Wharton School, 2001

2000

  • Jeffrey H. Silber – Samuel P. Martin Health Services Research Award, 2000
  • John C. Hershey – Graduate Division Core Teaching Award, The Wharton School, 2000

1999

  • John C. Hershey – Graduate Division Core Teaching Award, The Wharton School, 1999
  • John C. Hershey – Telecon Award for Best Continuing Education Program, awarded for Wharton’s Program in Building a Business Case, 1999
  • John C. Hershey – Best Paper Award, Journal of Risk and Insurance, 1999

1998

  • John C. Hershey – Graduate Division Core Teaching Award, The Wharton School, 1998
  • John C. Hershey – Graduate Division Core Teaching Award, The Wharton School, 1988

1997

1995

  • Patricia M. Danzon – American Risk and Insurance Association, Award for Outstanding Article, for “Alternative Liability Regimes for Medical Injuries: Evidence from Simulation Analysis,” August, 1995

1992

1991

  • John C. Hershey – Graduate Division Excellence in Teaching Award, The Wharton School, 1991

1990

  • John C. Hershey – Graduate Division Excellence in Teaching Awrd, The Wharton School, 1990
  • John C. Hershey – Graduate Division Core Teaching Award, The Wharton School, 1990

1989

  • John C. Hershey – Graduate Division Core Teaching Award, The Wharton School, 1989
  • John C. Hershey – Graduate Division Excellence in Teaching Award, The Wharton School, 1989

1988

  • John C. Hershey – Graduate Division Class of 1984 Teaching Award, The Wharton School, 1988
  • John C. Hershey – Graduate Division Excellence in Teaching Award, The Wharton School, 1988

1987

  • Patricia M. Danzon – American Risk and Insurance Association, Elizur Wright Award, for Medical Malpractice: Theory, Evidence and Public Policy, June, 1987
  • Patricia M. Danzon – American Association of Risk and Insurance, Award for Outstanding Article, for “Compensation for Occupational Disease: Evaluating the Options,” Journal of Risk and Insurance, June, 1987
  • John C. Hershey – Helen Kardon Moss Anvil Award for Teaching Excellence, The Wharton School, 1987

1973

  • John C. Hershey – Award winner, “Society for Management Information Systems” Awards Paper Competition, 1973

1970

  • Kevin Volpp – Matilda White Riley Award For Contributions to Social and Behavioral Science, 20th anniversary of the Office of Social and Behavioral Sciences Research, NIH, 1970
  • Kevin Volpp – Association for Clinical and Translational Science (ACTS) Distinguished Investigator Award for Translation from Clinical Use into Public Benefit and Policy. “Award for Career Achievement and Contribution to Clinical and Translational Science”, 1970
  • Kevin Volpp – World Economic Forum – chosen to serve on Global Advisory Council on Behavior, 1970