Claudia Gambrah-Lyles, MD
Specialty in Pediatric Neurology
Dr. Gambrah-Lyles is a resident pediatrician at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine (2019). She graduated cum laude and received her undergraduate degree in Biochemistry and Spanish from Washington University in St. Louis (2013). Her research explores the intersections between neurology, public health, and infectious disease. She has investigated nutrition and cerebral palsy in Botswana, and completed a year-long project in Brazil, researching growth and developmental outcomes of Zika virus infection in pediatric patients as a Doris Duke International Scholar. Dr. Gambrah-Lyles speaks four languages, loves staying active, and enjoys sharing her love for medicine through teaching and writing.
Resident at Children Hospital of Philadelphia
Education and training
2020 - Present - Pediatric Residency, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
2014-2019 - Doctor of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
209-2013 - BA (Biochemistry and Spanish), Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, PA
Doris Duke International Clinical Research Fellow
Fulbright Scholarship Award Recipient
American Academy of Neurology Scholar
PGY1 Pediatrician at Children Hospital of Philadelphia
Claudia O. Gambrah-Sampaney, Jesse E. Passman, Andrielle Yost, Glen N. Gaulton. How Should Schools Respond to Learners’ Demands for Global Health Training? AMA J Ethics. 2019;21(9):E772-777. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2019.772.
Allison Johnson, Claudia Gambrah-Sampaney, Esha Khurana, James Baier, Esther Baranov, Baphaleng Monokwane, David R. Bearden. Risk Factors for Malnutrition Among Children With Cerebral Palsy in Botswana, Pediatric Neurology, Volume 70, 2017, Pages 50-55, ISSN 0887-8994, DOI: 10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2017.02.003.