Laura Vella, MD, PhD

Laura Vella, MD, PhD

Laura Vella, MD, PhD, is an attending physician in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Human immunology, T follicular helper cells, CD4 T cell responses to chronic infections
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

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

Residency

Pediatrics - University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Fellowship

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

Board Certification

Pediatrics

Graduate Degree

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

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Laura Vella, MD, PhD is an Instructor of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. 

Departments and Services

Editorial and Academic Positions

Academic and Institutional Committees

2011-present, Intern Selection Committee
2008-present,  American Physician Scientists Association, Institution Representative
2005-present, Co-chair, MD/PhD Program 2nd Look Weekend