Roy Wade

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Senior Fellow , Center for Public Health Initiatives Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
General Pediatrician, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Primary Care, Cobbs Creek
Hospitalist, CHOP Pediatric Care at Abington Memorial Hospital
Pediatrician, CHOP Urgent Care, Bucks County, PA
Pediatrician, CHOP Newborn & Pediatric Care at Chester County Hospital
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Roberts Center for Pediatric Research
Applied Clinical Research Center, 11th Floor, 11323
2716 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146-2305
Office: 215-590-4773
B.S. (Biology)
Georgia Institute of Technology, 1997.
Ph.D (Microbiology)
Georgia Institute of Technology, 2002.
MD (Medicine)
Dartmouth Medical School, 2007.
MPH (Health Policy and Management)
Harvard School of Public Health, 2011.
MSHP (Masters of Science in Health Policy)
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident in Pediatrics, University of Virginia Health System Pediatric Residency, 2007-2010.
Mongan Commonwealth Fund Fellowship In Minority Health Policy, Harvard Medical School, 2010-2011.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania , 2011-2013.
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Selected Publications

Wade R., Brant ML, Sammel MD, Bale TL, Epperson CN, and Lorch SA : Impact of Paternal Childhood Adversity on Offspring Neurodevelopmental and Behavioral Disorders. 2017 Annual Perinatal Mental Health Conference November 2017.

Wade R., Brant M., Sammel M.D., Bale T.L., Epperson C.N., and Lorch S.A.: The Impact of Paternal Childhood Adversity on Offspring Neurodevelopmental and Behavioral Disorders. 2017 Annual Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women’s Health Meeting October 2017.

Bethell C.D., Carle A., Hudziak J., Gombojav N., Powers K., Wade R., and Braveman P.: Methods to Assess Adverse Childhood Experiences of Children and Families: Toward Approaches to Promote Child Well-being in Policy and Practice. Academic Pediatrics 17(7): 51-69, September-October 2017.

Wade, R., Brant, M., Sammel, M.D., Bale, T.L., Epperson, C.N., Lorch, S.A.: The Impact of Paternal Childhood Adversity on Offspring Health. Pediatric Academic Societies, Annual Meeting, San Francisco CA May 2017.

Jimenez, M.E., Wade, R., Lin, Y., Morrow, L., and Reichman, N.E.: Adverse Childhood Experiences and ADHD Diagnosis at Age 9. Academic Pediatrics 17(4): 356-361, May-June 2017.

Wade, R., Becker, B.B., Bevans, K., Ford, D., and Forrest, C.B.: Development and Evaluation of a Short Adverse Childhood Experiences Measure for Use in Clinical Settings. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 52(2): 163-172, February 2017.

Roy Wade Jr: "How Poverty Hurts Kids Health" Radio Times WHYY, Philadelphia PA May 2016.

Chung, E.K., Siegel, B.S., Garg, A., Conroy, K., Gross, R.S., Long, D.A., Lewis, G., Osman, C.J., Messito, M.J., Wade, R., Yin, H.S., Cox, J., and Fierman, A.H.: Screening for Social Determinants of Health Among Children and Families Living in Poverty: A Guide for Clinicians. Current Problems in Pediatric and Adolescent Health Care 46(5): 135-153, May 2016.

Jimenez, M.E., MD, MS, Wade, R., MD, PhD, MPH, Lin, Y., PhD, Morrow, L., PhD, Reichman, N.E., PhD : Adverse Experiences in Early Childhood and Kindergarten Outcomes Pediatrics 137(2): 1-9, February 2016.

Wade R., Cronholm P.F., Fein J.A., Forke C.M., Davis M.B., Harkins-Schwarz M., Pachter L.M., Bair-Merritt M.H.: Household and Community-Level Adverse Childhood Experiences and Adult Health Outcomes in a Diverse Urban Population. Child Abuse & Neglect 52: 135-145, February 2016.

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