Education and Training

Medical School

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


Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 

Board Certification

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

Titles and Academic Titles



Posters and Presentations


Picq, S., Sperling, J., Cheng, C.J., Carlson, B.A. and Gallant, J.R. (2020), Genetic drift does not sufficiently explain patterns of electric signal variation among populations of the mormyrid electric fish Paramormyrops kingsleyae. Evolution, 74: 911-935.


Joshua Sperling, Shari Gitlin, Zoe Bouchelle. “Information Sharing to Improve Health for Children in Foster Care.” Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Policy Lab Blog. Health Care Coverage, Access & Quality. April 10, 2019.

Joshua Sperling. “Pediatric Fever: A Perspective from the Dominican Republic” Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Morning Report Presentation. June 24th, 2019.

Awards and Honors

2013-2017, Twenty First Century Scholarship: Perelman Scholar