Leila C. Posch, MD

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Leila C. Posch, MD, is a pediatric infectious diseases fellow in the Division of Infectious Diseases at 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 - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX


Pediatrics - McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital Chicago, Chicago,IL


Pediatric Infectious Diseases - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Basic Life Support (BLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Titles and Academic Titles

Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellow

Departments and Services




Posch LC, Zhu M, Robertson DM. Multipurpose Care Solution-Induced Corneal Surface Disruption and Pseudomonas aeruginosa Internalization in the Rabbit Corneal Epithelium. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 2014, May; 55(7): 4229-37.

Posters and Presentations


Posch LC, Pederson J, Gardner S, Timbo W, Van Genderen K, Whaley K, Latimer T, Ryan A, Selvaraj K, Bayldon B. (2016). Improving Pediatric Resident Knowledge, Comfort, and Skills in Addressing Childhood Stress and Resource Needs at Well Child Checks Poster presented at: Resident Quality Improvement Poster Session; Chicago, IL.

Awards and Honors

Phi Beta Kappa
President's Volunteer Service Award 2012 (National award honoring US Citizens who distinguish themselves by extensive service)
UT Austin Distinguished College Scholar (top 3% of undergraduate class)
UT Austin University Honors List (each semester 2006-2010)
UT Austin College of Liberal Arts Dean's Honor List (each semester 2006-2010)

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional and Honorary Societies

2014-present, American Academy of Pediatrics

Phi Beta Kappa

Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society

Phi Delta Pi National French Honor Society