Miatta Goba

Clinical Research Assistant

Miatta Goba is a Clinical Research Assistant working with the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Epidemiology and Antimicrobial Stewardship (IDEAS) research group at the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) at CHOP. Miatta works with Dr. Jeffrey Gerber on the MAGIC Study, a cross-disciplinary study that follows a large, diverse birth cohort to determine the relationship between early life antibiotic exposure on microbiome development and risk of childhood obesity.


Miatta received her Bachelors of Science in Public Health from Temple University. Prior to joining CPCE, Miatta interned in CHOP’s Division of Nephrology working on a multi-center, mhealth, randomized control trial to improve treatment outcomes among adolescents and young adults (AYA) with kidney transplants and spina bifida. Additionally, she has had exposure to HIV Prevention, Mental Health, and qualitative studies at University of Pennsylvania's School of Nursing. Miatta’s research interests include strategic implementation interventions to decrease maternal and newborn mortality and morbidity in low- and middle-income countries.


Contact Miatta at 215-590-1088 or at gobam@email.chop.edu.