Christopher Gibson, MD

Christopher Gibson, MD, is a pediatric endocrinology fellow in the Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE


    Pediatrics - St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA


    Pediatric Endocrinology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification


  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Fellow, Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes

  • Departments and Services
  • Research Interests

    Disorders of puberty
    Disorders of sexual development
    Pediatric fertility

    Dr. Gibson also has an avid interest in teaching and organizes monthly conferences for CHOP Pediatric Endocrinology fellows involving complicated clinical cases.

  • Publications

    Posters and Presentations


    Gibson CE, Langdon D. A Novel Mutation in a Blepharophimosis ptosis epicanthus inversus syndrome patient presenting with primary amenorrhea. Poster Presentation. Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting. Vancouver, Canada, May 2014.

    Endocrine Evaluations in Thalassemia Patients. Oral Presentation. Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Division of Hematology, Annual Parent and Family Thalassemia Meeting. May 2014.


    Gibson CE, Elston EJ, Kuzma NC, Patel A, Skuby S, Souder E, Tafoya K, Cooperburg DB. Impact of a Quality Improvement Project on Communication Between Physicians and Nurses at a Tertiary Care Center. Poster Presentation. Pediatric Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA, August 2013.


    Gibson CE, Wu S, Kharitonenkov A, De Luca F. Functional Interaction Between Fibroblast Growth Factor 21 (FGF21) and Forkhead Box O 1 (Foxo1) in Growth Plate Chondrocytes. Poster Presentation. Endocrine Society Annual Meeting. Houston, TX, June 2012.

  • Leaderships

    Memberships in professional organizations


    American Academy of Pediatrics
    Endocrine Society
    Pediatric Endocrine Society
    Philadelphia Endocrine Society