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 SchoolMD - Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA ResidencyPediatrics - The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (Chief Resident) Board CertificationPediatrics Titles and Academic Titles Attending Physician, Pediatric Advanced Care TeamAttending Physician, General PediatricsAssistant Program Director, Pediatrics Residency Program Departments and Services Pediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT) General PediatricsCHOP Compass Care Program Publications Papers2013 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 Patient Experience Ratings About the Patient Experience Rating System The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. The comments are submitted by patients and families and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not reflect the views of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.