Tara W. Bamat, MD

Tara W. Bamat, MD

Tara W. Bamat, MD, is an Attending Physician with the Division of General Pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA


Pediatrics - The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (Chief Resident)

Board Certification


Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician, Pediatric Advanced Care Team

Attending Physician, General Pediatrics

Assistant Program Director, Pediatrics Residency Program

Departments and Services




Mistry R, Wedin T, Balamuth F, McGowan KL, Ellison A,  Nelson K, McLoughlin R,  Alpern E. Emergency Department Epidemiology of Pneumococcal Bacteremia in Children Since the Institution of Widespread PCV7 Vaccination. The Journal of Emergency Medicine. Vol 45, Number 6, December 2013.

Awards and Honors

2014, Senior Resident Clinician Award, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
2012, Seymour Warshaw Distinguished First Year Resident Award, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
2012, American Academy of Pediatrics Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) Grant Recipient

Editorial and Academic Positions

Academic and Institutional Committees

2013 - present, Intern Selection Committee, Member
2011 - present, Graduate Education Committee, Member

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2011-present, American Academy of Pediatrics