Lisa Wray, MD

Lisa Wray, MD

Lisa Wray, MD, is a physician with the Cancer Center, the Cancer Immunotherapy Program, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Program and the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program 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 - Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


Pediatrics - Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA


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


Hematology/Oncology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services




Wray L, Vujkovic M, McWilliams T, Cannon S, Devidas M, Stork L, Aplenc R.: TPMT and MTHFR genotype is not associated with altered risk of thioguanine-related sinusoidal obstruction syndrome in pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Pediatric Blood & Cancer 61(11): 2086-8, Nov 2014. PMCID: PMC4283196


Vujkovic M, Kershenbaum A, Wray L, McWilliams T, Cannon S, Devidas M, Stork L, Aplenc R.: Associations between genetic variants in folate and drug metabolizing pathways and relapse risk in pediatric acute lymphoid leukemia on CCG-1952. Leukemia Research Reports 4(2): 47-50, Jul 2015. PMCID: PMC4621538


Smith K, Wray L, Klein-Cabral M, Schuchter L, Fox K, Glick J, DeMichele A.: Ethnic disparities in adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer are not caused by excess toxicity in black patients. Clinical Breast Cancer 6(3): 260-9, Aug 2005.


DeMichele A, Martin AM, Mick R, Gor P, Wray L, Klein-Cabral M, Athanasiadis G, Colligan T, Stadtmauer E, Weber B.: Interleukin-6 -174G-->C polymorphism is associated with improved outcome in high-risk breast cancer. Cancer Research 63(22): 8051-6, Nov 2003.

Posters and Presentations


Fraint E, Wray L, Miller E.: Emotional Reactions and Coping Mechanisms of Pediatric Residents to Patient Deaths. Poster presentation, American Academy of Pediatrics, Chicago, IL. September 2017.

Awards and Honors

2013 & 2014, Faculty Educator of the Month Award, selected by Pediatric Residents, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
2010-2012, Hyundai Hope on Wheels Scholar Grant

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

2014-2018, Expert Review Board,

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations


2009-present, Children's Oncology Group (COG)


2010-present, American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT)
2010-present, American Society of Hematology (ASH)