Jeffrey M. Kaczorowski, M.D.

Jeffrey M. Kaczorowski, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 777
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-5798
Fax: (585) 461-1231

Research Bio

Dr. Kaczorowski is National Director of the American Academy of Pediatrics Community Pediatrics Training Initiative (CPTI). CPTI has worked with over 80 Departments of Pediatrics/Children's Hospitals throughout the United States to provide faculty development and residency training in community health and advocacy.
He also is the founding Director of the Hoekelman Center for training leaders in community health and advocacy at Golisano Children's Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center.
Dr. Kaczorowski is President of The Children's Agenda, a local advocacy organization in Rochester that improves the health, education and success of our community's children and youth, especially the most vulnerable, through advocacy for evidence-based solutions and policy change at the local, state and federal levels.

He is a recent recipient of the WT Grant Distinguished Fellowship and works with the Children's Institute to promote effective violence prevention strategies for children and youth in the Rochester City School District.

Awards & Honors (Local)

William T. Grant Foundation Distinguished Fellow 2013
Community Champion Award | Perinatal Network of Monroe County 2011
Inducted Member | Northeast Pediatric Travel Club 2011
Distinguished Alumni Award | University of Rochester Department of Pediatrics 2006
National Dyson Child Advocacy Award for Coping Power | American Academny of Pediatrics 2006
Nominated for National Family Medicine Teaching Award for PLC Program 2005
Organization of Resident Representatives: Community Service Recognition Award to CARE resident Bridgette Wiefling, MD | American Association of Medical Colleges 2004
Soros Advocacy Fellowship for Physicians 2004
Finalist, Robert Wood Johnson Community Health Leadership Award 2003
Best Doctors in America 2003 - 2014
Professional Education Award for the Pediatric Links with the Community Program | American Academy of Pediatrics 2001
Outstanding Teaching Award for the Pediatric Links with the Community Program | Ambulatory Pediatric Association 2000
Outstanding Teaching Award | Pediatric Housestaff, University of Rochester Medical Center 1999
Outstanding Fellow Award | Ambulatory Pediatric Association 1998
Excellence in Pediatric Resident Education Award | Pediatric Housestaff, University of Rochester Medical Center | Rochester, NY 1998
Outstanding Achievement Award for the Development of the Pediatric Links with the Community Program | University of Rochester Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics | Rochester, NY 1997
Robert J. Haggerty Research Scholarship | University of Rochester Medical Center | Rochester, NY 1996
Excellence in Emergency Medicine Award as a Pediatric Resident | Department of Pediatrics, Strong Memorial Hospital | Rochester, NY 1994
Robert J. Haggerty Prize for Excellence in Pediatrics as a Medical Student | Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester 1991
William Hawkins Prize for Excellence in Scholarship as a Medical Student | University of Rochester School of Medicine 1991
819 Award for the Outstanding Senior | Colgate University 1987

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 24 available »

2014
Chamberlain LJ; Kaczorowski JM. "You get what you pay for: resources for training and practice in community pediatrics matter". Pediatrics. 2014; 134(1): 173-5.
2012 Sep
Kaczorowski J, Hoffman B. "Physicians can help unhealthy communities." Health affairs. 2012 Sep; 31(9):2153.
2010 Apr
Rezet B, Hoffman BD, Kaczorowski J. "Pediatrics in the community: integrating community pediatrics into residency training." Pediatrics in review. 2010 Apr; 31(4):159-60.
2010
Vision of Pediatrics 2020 Task Force (Kaczorowski, Vice Chair). "Pediatrics in the year 2020 and beyond: preparing for all plausible futures". Pediatrics. 2010; 126(5): 971-981.
2010
Vision of Pediatrics 2020 Task Force (Kaczorowski, Vice Chair). "Peering into the future: preparing, envisioning, engaging, and revisioning pediatrics in a changing world". Pediatrics. 2010; 126(5): 982-88.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics

Education

MD | Medicine | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry1991
BA | Arts & Sciences | Colgate University1987

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

General Academic Pediatrics Fellowship, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 1998
Chief Resident in Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 1995
Residency in Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 1994