Dr. Lai completed her pediatric residency at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She cofounded the popular pediatric advice blog Two Peds in a Pod and has been writing for the blog since 2009. Dr. Lai currently serves on several community boards including the board of the Bucks County Children’s Museum. Her areas of special interest include parent and community outreach, early childhood development and mental health. When not working she enjoys spending time with her husband, three children and her dog.

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA


Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

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