Conor Drakeley, MS

Clinical Research Assistant

Conor Drakeley is a clinical research assistant at the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Conor works with the Global Health Center and the Pediatric Advanced Care Team led by Elizabeth Lowenthal, MD, MSCE and Chris Feudtner, MD, PhD, MPH respectively. Conor is working on studies investigating medication adherence and genetic variation in taste perception in pediatric populations as well as the efficacy of early intervention symptom management teams in pediatric palliative care.

Conor earned a Master's of Science in Global Medicine and Bachelor's of Science in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention from the University of Southern California. Prior to joining CPCE, Conor worked on a multi-site study examining workplace wellness out of Keck Medical Center of USC and various projects in patient safety and quality improvement.