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2716 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146
United States

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Roy Wade, Jr., MD, PhD, MPH, MSHP
Roy Wade
Attending Physician

Dr. Wade is a pediatrician at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and on faculty in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. His research focuses on identifying adverse childhood experiences such as poverty, racism, and traumatic stress and their effects throughout life.



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Education and Training

BS, Georgia Institute Of Technology (Biology), 1997

PhD, Georgia Institute Of Technology (Microbiology), 2002

MD, Dartmouth Medical School, 2007

MPH, Harvard School Of Public Health (Health Policy And Management), 2011

MSHP, Perelman School Of Medicine, University Of Pennsylvania (Health Policy), 2013

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Publication Highlights

James C, Jimenez ME, Wade R Jr, Nepomnyaschy L. Adverse Childhood Experiences and Teen Behavior Outcomes: The Role of Disability.. Acad Pediatr. 2021 Nov; 21(8): 1395-1403. PubMed PMID: 34020101