On June 11, 2012, the Alumni Organization of the Children's Hospital of Pennsylvania presented the Richard D. Wood Distinguished Alumni Award to Anna T. Meadows, MD. She was honored as "a pioneer in pediatric oncology, inspiring advocate for women physicians and consummate teacher and mentor."
Anna Meadows is Professor Emerita of Pediatrics and President of ASEF. She is the author of hundreds of papers, articles, and books and recipient of dozens of honors and awards. In the 1990s, Meadows served as Director of the Division of Oncology of the Children's Cancer Research Center.