W. Frederick Schwenk, II, M.D.

  1. Pediatrician
  2. Pediatric Endocrinologist
  1. Diabetes mellitus
  2. Metabolic disorders
  3. Nutrition (Healthy eating)
  • Pediatric Clinical Service Group: Diabetes, growth disorders, nutrition & inborn errors of metabolism
  1. 1983
    Fellow - Pediatric EndocrinologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1981
    Resident - PediatricsMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1979
    MD, CMMcGill University
  4. 1969
    BA - Chemistry. Includes 6 months of study at the Friedrich-Alexander Universitat, Erlangen, GermanyKalamazoo College

Certifications

  1. 1983
    PediatricsAmerican Board of Pediatrics
  2. 1983
    Pediatric EndocrinologyAmerican Board of Pediatrics

Awards and honors

  1. 2005
    Distinguished EducatorMayo Clinic
  2. 2004
    Excellence in Teaching RecognitionMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  3. 1994
    Charles Best AwardAmerican Diabetes Association
  4. 1988
    Clinical ScholarMayo Clinic
  5. 1986
    Young Investigator AwardAmerican Diabetes Association
  6. 1984
    Best Abstract for Research Done by a Resident or FellowNorthwest Pediatric Meeting
  7. 1977
    Kinsmen Award for the Best Canadian Student Research in Cystic FibrosisMcGill University
  8. 1976
    University ScholarshipMcGill University
  9. 1969
    Lemuel F. Smith Award in ChemistryKalamazoo College
  10. 1969
    Upjohn Award in ChemistryKalamazoo College
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Professional memberships

  1. 2012 - 2016
    ChairFellows Selection Committee, American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
  2. 2012
    Chair/Co-ChairKinney Awards Selection Committe, American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
  3. 2010 - 2013
    MemberPediatric Malnutrition Work Group, American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
  4. 2009 - 2016
    MemberBoard of Directors, Rhoads Research Foundation
  5. 2009 - 2011
    MemberBoard of Directors, American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
  6. 2009 - 2011
    ChairBoard of Directors, Rhoads Research Foundation
  7. 2009 - present
    MemberReview Group, Sentinel Events Program
  8. 2009 - present
    CouncilorStaff Officers and Councilors Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  9. 2008 - present
    Event PhysicianSentinel Events Program
  10. 2008 - present
    MemberSentinel Events Program
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Publications

Research activities

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