Newsmakers — Dr. Charles R. Rosenfeld

Dr. Charles R. Rosenfeld, professor of obstetrics and gynecology and director of the division of neonatal-perinatal medicine at UT Southwestern, was this year's recipient of the 2005 Founders Award at the Feb. 25 annual meeting of the Southern Society for Pediatric Research in New Orleans.

Dr. Rosenfeld was honored for his contributions in research regarding child health. His presentation to the society was titled, "Blood Pressure Regulation in the Fetus and Neonate: Development of the Renin-Angiotensin System."

Dr. Rosenfeld, holder of the George L. MacGregor Professorship in Pediatrics, also was elected to fellowship in the Section of Cardiovascular Research in the American Physiology Society, which is meeting in San Diego in April.