Anne Reilly, MD, MPH

Anne Reilly, MD, MPH, is medical director of Oncology and an attending physician with the Cancer Center at CHOP.

Areas of Expertise: Adolescents and young adults with cancer, Proton therapy, Lymphoma
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Background

    Anne Reilly, MD, MPH, is the medical director of the Division of Oncology at CHOP and a professor of Clinical Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Her primary areas of interest center around supportive care of children with cancer, such as prevention and treatment of infections and care of the adolescent and young adult with cancer. Her primary oncologic interests are in pediatric lymphomas and lymphoproliferative disease.

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD — Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA


    Pediatrics, The Medical Center of Delaware, Wilmington, DE


    Divisions of Hematology and Oncology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics/Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

    Graduate Degree

    MPH — Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Medical Director, Oncology

    Medical Director, Proton Therapy

    Attending Physician

    Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications



    Kazak AE, Barakat LP, Ditaranto S, Biros D, Hwang WT, Beele D, et al. Screening for psychosocial risk at pediatric cancer diagnosis: the psychosocial assessment tool. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2011 May;33(4):289-94. Cited in PubMed: PMID 21516024. Read the abstract

    Kazak, AE, Barakat LP, Hwang WT, Ditaranto S, Biros D, Beele D, et al. Association of psychosocial risk screening in pediatric cancer with psychosocial services provided. Psychooncology. 2011 Jul;20(7):715-23. doi: 10.1002/pon.1972. Epub 2011 Apr 7. Cited in PubMed: PMID 21480432. Read the abstract


    Maertens JA, Madero L, Reilly AF, Lehrnbecher T, Groll AH, Jafri HS, et al. A randomized, double-blind, multicenter study of caspofungin versus liposomal amphotericin B for empiric antifungal therapy in pediatric patients with persistent fever and neutropenia. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2010 May;29(5):415-20. Cited in PubMed: PMID 20431381. Read the abstract  

    Kersun LS, Coffin SE, Leckerman KH, Ingram M, Reilly AF. Community acquired influenza requiring hospitalization: vaccine status is unrelated to morbidity in children with cancer. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2010 Jan;54(1):79-82. Cited in PubMed: PMID 19743304. Read the abstract


    Stehl ML, Kazak AE, Alderfer MA, Rodriguez A, Hwang WT, Pai AL, et al. Conducting a randomized clinical trial of an psychological intervention for parents/caregivers of children with cancer shortly after diagnosis. J Pediatr Psychol. 2009 Sep;34(8):803-16. Epub 2008 Dec 17. Cited in PubMed: PMID 19091806. Read the article

    Bailey LC, Reilly AF, Rheingold SR. Infections in pediatric patients with hematologic malignancies. Semin Hematol. 2009 Jul;46(3):313-24. Cited in PubMed: PMID 19549582. Read the abstract

    Nolan SM, Gerber JS, Zaoutis T, Prasad P, Rettig S, Gross K, et al. Outbreak of vancomycin-resistant enterococcus colonization among pediatric oncology patients. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2009 Apr;30(4):338-45. Cited in PubMed: PMID 19239375. Read the article