George Dalembert, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Attending Physician, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
Associate Program Director, Pediatric Residency Program, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Director, CHOP Medical Financial Partnership
Faculty Scholar, PolicyLab, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics (LDI), University of Pennsylvania
Associate Director, CHOP Center for Health Equity
Core Faculty, Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BA (Philosophy, Concentration in Psychology)
Yale University, 2008.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 2013.
MSc (Master of Science in Health Policy Research)
University of Pennsylvania, 2019.
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Selected Publications

Bouchelle, Z., Dalembert, G.: Pa. parents, don’t miss this $100 gift for the education — and health — of each child under 3. Phildelphia Inquirer January 2022 Notes:

Craig, S., McPeak, K. E., Madu, C., & Dalembert, G.: Health information technology and equity: Applying history's lessons to tomorrow's innovations. Current Problems in Pediatric and Adolescent Health Care December 2021 Notes:

Congdon, M., Kern‐Goldberger, A. S., Dalembert, G.: Cultivating intentional action out of unintentional injury disparities: A call to action for hospitalists. Journal of Hospital Medicine December 2021 Notes:

Mayne SL, Hannan C, Davis M, Young JF, Kelly MK, Powell M, Dalembert G, McPeak KE, Jenssen BP, Fiks AG.: COVID-19 and Adolescent Depression and Suicide Risk Screening Outcomes. Pediatrics 148(3): e2021051507, Jun 2021.

Craig, S, Shen, A, Wallis, K, Ortiz, P, Pak-Gorstein, S, Yun, K, Dalembert, G: How Health Systems Can Help Address Language Barriers to Achieve Digital Health Equity. CHOP PolicyLab Blog May 2021.

Dalembert, G, Fiks, AG, O’Neill, G, Rosin, R, Jenssen, BP: Impacting Poverty with Medical Financial Partnerships Focused on Tax Incentives. NEJM Catalyst Innovations in Care Delivery 2(4): DOI:, April 2021.

Rozo, M, Dalembert, G: How Health Systems Can Help Families During the Extended Tax Season in 200 Words. CHOP PolicyLab Blog April 2021 Notes:

Dalembert, G: The $1.9 trillion stimulus is a prescription for health. Trust me, I’m a doctor. | Expert opinion. Philadelphia Inquirer March 2021 Notes:

Carr RM, Lane-Fall MB, South E, Brady D, Momplaisir F, Guerra CE, Montoya-Williams D, Dalembert G, Lavizzo-Mourey R, Hamilton R.: Academic careers and the COVID-19 pandemic: Reversing the tide. Sci Transl Med 13: eabe7189, Mar 2021.

Wilson-Hall L, McPeak K, Constant B, Dalembert G, Duffy J, Vasan A, Scribano P, Cullen D: Screening for Social Needs in Pediatrics: How Can We Ensure it is Family-centered and Effective? CHOP PolicyLab January 2021 Notes:

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