Farah Contractor

Clinical Research Assistant

Farah Contractor is a clinical research assistant for the Aplenc Lab in the Division of Oncology. Farah is managing the PCORI “Home or Away from Home Study.” She works on additional studies that focus on pediatric acute myeloid leukemia (AML) outcomes. These outcomes include bacteremia, cardiotoxicity, and socioeconomic strains that families face when taking care of a child with AML.

Prior to working with Dr. Richard Aplenc, Farah did research with Dr. Nancy Bunin in CHOP’s Blood and Marrow Transplant Program. Farah received her Bachelor of Arts in Health and Societies and Nutrition Science from the University of Pennsylvania in 2019.

Contact Farah at contractof@email.chop.edu.