Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness - Team Members

The interdisciplinary Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) at CHOP team members work across a broad spectrum of specialties to research and share knowledge about best practices in pediatric care. The CPCE team consists of about 40 core faculty members who are general pediatricians and pediatric subspecialists, along with a staff of more than 50 research assistants, research associates, data analysts, and research administrators. CHOP researchers who wish to become members of CPCE can view Core Faculty member benefits and expectations on the CHOP Research Intranet. To view open positions at CPCE, visit Careers.

Aletha Akers - CHOP CPCE
Aletha Akers, MD, MPH
Core Faculty
Community Health
Sandra Amaral - CHOP CPCE
Sandra Amaral, MD, MHS
Core Faculty
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Laura Anatale-Tardiff - CHOP CPCE
Laura Anatale-Tardiff, MPH
Clinical Research Associate
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Richard Aplenc - CHOP CPCE
Richard Aplenc, MD, PhD, MSCE
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Fran Balamuth - CHOP CPCE
Fran Balamuth, MD, PhD
Core Faculty
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Nicolas Bamat – CHOP CPCE
Nicolas Bamat, MD
Fellow
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Allison Barz – CHOP CPCE
Allison Barz, MD
Fellow
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Louis M. Bell - CHOP CPCE
Louis M. Bell, MD
Core Faculty
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Joshua Bernard - CHOP CPCE
Joshua Bernard
Clinical Research Assistant
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Lindsay Berrigan - CHOP CPCE
Lindsay Berrigan, MPH
Clinical Research Coordinator
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Jonathan Beus - CHOP CPCE
Jonathan Beus, MD, MS
Clinical Research Associate
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Craig Boge – CHOP CPCE
Craig Boge, MPH
Clinical Research Coordinator
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Christopher Bonafide - CHOP CPCE
Christopher Bonafide, MD, MSCE
Core Faculty
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Cadence Bowden - CPCE
Cadence Bowden, MSW, MPH
Clinical Research Coordinator
Community Health
Timothy Brandon - CHOP CPCE
Timothy Brandon, MPH
Clinical Research Assistant
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Caroline Broomfield - CHOP CPCE
Caroline Broomfield
Clinical Research Assistant
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Holly Burnside - CHOP CPCE
Holly Burnside
Program Manager
Alanna Butler - CPCE
Alanna Butler, MPH
Clinical Research Coordinator
Community Health
Karen Carroll - CHOP CPCE
Karen Carroll
Senior Clinical Research Coordinator
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Jennifer Chapman - CHOP CPCE
Jennifer Chapman, MPH
Project Manager
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Community Health
Kathleen Chiotos - CHOP CPCE
Kathleen Chiotos, MD
Fellow
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
David I. Chu – CHOP CPCE
David I. Chu, MD
Fellow
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Susan Coffin - CHOP CPCE
Susan Coffin, MD, MPH
Core Faculty
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Miren Dhudasia - CHOP CPCE
Miren Dhudasia, MPH
Clinical Research Assistant
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Daniele Dona - CHOP CPCE
Daniele Dona
Visiting Scientist
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Stephanie Doupnik – CHOP CPCE
Stephanie Doupnik, MD, MSHP
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Kevin Downes - CHOP CPCE
Kevin Downes, MD
Core Faculty
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Nadia Dowshen - CHOP CPCE
Nadia Dowshen, MD
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Community Health
Lauren Faust - CPCE
Lauren Faust
Clinical Research Assistant
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Kristen Feemster - CHOP CPCE
Kristen Feemster, MD, MPH, MSHP
Core Faculty
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Community Health
Chris Feudtner - CHOP CPCE
Chris Feudtner, MD, PhD, MPH
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Evan Fieldston - CHOP CPCE
Evan Fieldston, MD, MBA, MSHP
Core Faculty
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Alexander Fiks – CHOP CPCE
Alexander Fiks, MD, MSCE
Associate Director for Outpatient Research Activities
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Brian Fisher - CHOP CPCE
Brian Fisher, DO, MSCE
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Casey Frazier – CHOP CPCE
Casey Frazier
Senior Resource Coordinator
Jeffrey Gerber – CHOP CPCE
Jeffrey Gerber, MD, PhD, MSCE
Associate Director for Inpatient Research Activities
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Andrew Glatz - CPCE
Andrew C. Glatz, MD, MSCE
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Emily Gregory - CHOP CPCE
Emily Gregory, MD, MHS
Core Faculty
Community Health
Heather Griffis - CHOP CPCE
Heather Griffis, PhD
Healthcare Analytics Unit
Robert Grundmeier - CHOP CPCE
Robert Grundmeier, MD
Core Faculty
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Siobhan Gruschow - CHOP CPCE
Siobhan Gruschow, MEd, MPH
Clinical Research Coordinator
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Community Health
James Guevara - CHOP CPCE
James Guevara, MD, MPH
Core Faculty
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Megan Hale - CHOP CPCE
Megan Hale
Senior Grants Writer
Brittany Haltzman – CHOP CPCE
Brittany Haltzman
Research Associate
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Samantha Hanley - CPCE
Samantha Hanley
Clinical Research Assistant
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Ellen Hanlon - CHOP CPCE
Ellen Hanlon
Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Jennifer Harding – CHOP CPCE
Jennifer Harding, MPA
Administrative Director of Research
Community Health
 Erica Hartman – CHOP CPCE
Erica Hartman
Clinical Research Coordinator
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Katie Hayes - CHOP CPCE
Katie Hayes
Research Program Coordinator
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Kate Henry - CHOP CPCE
Kate Henry, MD, MSCE
Fellow
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Doug Hill - CHOP CPCE
Doug Hill, PhD
Behavioral Researcher
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Debra Hillman - CHOP CPCE
Debra Hillman, MS
Administrative Director
Vera Huang - CHOP CPCE
Yuan-Shung Huang, MS
Healthcare Analytics Unit
Sarah Hubbard - CPCE
Sarah Hubbard
Clinical Research Assistant
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Natalie Husick - CHOP CPCE
Natalie Husick
Program Coordinator
Sophia Jan - CHOP CPCE
Sophia Jan, MD, MSHP
Core Faculty
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Brian Jenssen - CPCE
Brian Jenssen, MD, MSHP
Core Faculty
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Chen Kenyon - CHOP CPCE
Chén Kenyon, MD, MSHP
Core Faculty
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Ron Keren – CHOP CPCE
Ron Keren, MD, MPH
Associate Director for Implementation Activities
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Brittany Klimek - CHOP CPCE
Brittany Klimek
Clinical Research Assistant
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Andrea Knight - CHOP CPCE
Andrea Knight, MD, MSCE
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Areti Kyriakousi - CHOP CPCE
Areti Kyriakousi, PhD
Clinical Research Assistant
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Rasheeda Lawler - CHOP CPCE
Rasheeda Lawler
Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Kellie Liston – CHOP CPCE
Kellie Liston
Clinical Research Assistant
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Isabella Lopez – CHOP CPCE
Isabella Lopez
Clinical Research Assistant
Community Health
Elizabeth Lowenthal - CHOP CPCE
Elizabeth Lowenthal, MD, MSCE
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Community Health
Lucy Lubinski – CHOP CPCE
Lucy Lubinski, MS
Clinical Research Assistant
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Muida Menon - CHOP CPCE
Muida Menon
Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Lanyu Mi - CHOP CPCE
Lanyu Mi, MS
Healthcare Analytics Unit
Tamara Miller - CPCE
Tamara P. Miller, MD, MSCE
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Goli Mostoufi-Moab - CPCE
Goli Mostoufi-Moab, MD, MSCE
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Sagori Mukhopadhyay - CHOP CPCE
Sagori Mukhopadhyay, MD, MMSc
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Sage Myers - CHOP CPCE
Sage Myers, MD, MSCE
Core Faculty
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Folasade Odeniyi - CHOP CPCE
Folasade Odeniyi, MPH
Senior Research Assistant
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Shawn O'Connor - CHOP CPCE
Shawn O’Connor
Program Manager
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Christine Paine - CHOP CPCE
Christine Paine, MPH
Clinical Research Coordinator
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Deepak Palakshappa - CPCE
Deepak Palakshappa, MD, MSHP
Core Faculty
Community Health
Maritza Pedlar - CHOP CPCE
Maritza Pedlar, MPH
Clinical Research Assistant
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Charles Phillips – CHOP CPCE
Charles Phillips, MD
Fellow
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Kendra Poirier
Kendra Poirier
Clinical Research Assistant
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Jordan Price - CHOP CPCE
Jordan Price, MPH
Clinical Research Coordinator
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Karen Puopolo - CHOP CPCE
Karen Puopolo, MD, PhD
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Dale Purdy - CHOP CPCE
Dale Purdy
Clinical Research Assistant
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
William Quarshie - CHOP CPCE
William Quarshie, MS
Healthcare Analytics Unit
Rachael Ross - CHOP CPCE
Rachael Ross, MPH
Clinical Research Associate
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Joseph Rossano - CPCE
Joseph W. Rossano, MD, MS
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
David Rubin - CHOP CPCE
David Rubin, MD, MSCE
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Jasmine Santos - CHOP CPCE
Jasmine M. Santos
Clinical Research Coordinator
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Theo Schall - CHOP CPCE
Theo Schall, MSW
Research Assistant
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Whitney Schott - CHOP CPCE
Whitney Schott, PhD, MA
Research Scientist
Community Health
Emily Schriver - CHOP CPCE
Emily Schriver
Clinical Research Associate
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Lisa Schwartz - CHOP CPCE
Lisa Schwartz, PhD
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Kaitlyn Snyder - CHOP CPCE
Kaitlyn Snyder
Clinical Research Assistant
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Lihai Song - CHOP CPCE
Lihai Song, MS
Healthcare Analytics Unit
Evangelos Spyridakis - CHOP CPCE
Evangelos Spyridakis, MD
Visiting Scientist
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Natalie Stavas - CPCE
Natalie Stavas, MD
Fellow
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Caren Steinway - CHOP CPCE
Caren Steinway, MSW, MPH
Clinical Research Coordinator
Community Health
Natalie Stollon - CHOP CPCE
Natalie Stollon, MSW
Clinical Research Assistant
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Hannah Sweeney - CHOP CPCE
Hannah Sweeney
Clinical Research Assistant
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Julia Szymczak - CPCE
Julia E. Szymczak, PhD
Core Faculty
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics
Gregory Tasian - CHOP CPCE
Gregory Tasian, MD, MSc, MSCE
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Senbagam Viruduchalam - CHOP CPCE
Senbagam Virudachalam, MD, MSHP
Core Faculty
Community Health
Jennifer Walter - CHOP CPCE
Jennifer Walter, MD, PhD, MS
Core Faculty
Healthcare Quality and Process Improvement
Clara Warden - CHOP CPCE
Clara Warden
Clinical Research Coordinator
Community Health
Pamela Weiss - CHOP CPCE
Pamela Weiss, MD, MSCE
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Lena Winestone - CPCE
Lena Winestone, MD, MSHP
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Joanne Wood - CHOP CPCE
Joanne Wood, MD, MSHP
Core Faculty
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Diana Worsley - CHOP CPCE
Diana Worsley
Clinical Research Coordinator
Care of Chronically/Seriously Ill or Injured Children
Katherine Yun - CHOP CPCE
Katherine Yun, MD, MHS
Core Faculty
Community Health
Theo Zaoutis – CHOP CPCE
Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE
Director
Infectious Diseases/Use of Antibiotics