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Samuel H. Borden, MD

Borden_SamuelDepartment of Pediatrics
Division of General Pediatrics

Institutional Leadership Roles

  • Assistant Dean for Admissions at UMass Chan Medical School – Baystate
  • Associate Program Director, Medicine-Pediatrics Residency at UMass Chan Medical School – Baystate

Academic Appointment

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine at UMass Chan Medical School – Baystate

Education and Training

  • Tufts University School of Medicine/Baystate, Springfield, MA
    Internship and Residency, Medicine/Pediatrics (1990-1994)
  • Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
    M.D. (1986-1990)
  • Yale University, New Haven, CT
    B.S., Biology (1981-1985)

Scholarly Foci

  • Resident education
  • Mentorship in medicine

Scholarly Activity

View a list of Dr. Borden's publications in the Scholarly Commons repository.

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles

  • American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Medicine-Pediatrics    
    • Education Committee
      • Chair (2015-2018)
    • Executive Committee
      • Member (2012-2018)
    • Member (1994-present)
  • Medicine-Pediatrics Program Director's Association
    • Executive Committee
      • Member (1999-2003)
    • President (2000-2001)
    • Member (1994-present)

Significant Honors and Awards (Limit 5)

  • Educational Achievement "Star" Award, University of Massachusetts School of Medicine (2018)
  • Parker J. Palmer “Courage to Teach” Award, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) (2015)
  • National Inductee, Gold Humanism Honor Society (2015)
  • Martin I. Broder Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, Baystate Medical Center (2008-2009)
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians (2008)

Academic Office Contact Information

759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
Residency Education: 413-794-3713
Patient Care/Clinical Concerns: 413-794-3710

(Updated December 2022)