Michele Zucker, MD, MPH

Michele  Zucker, MD, MPH

Michele Zucker, MD, is Medical Director of the Adolescent Care Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Karabots Pediatric Care Center, West Philadelphia
Phone: 215-590-3537

Background

Michele Zucker, MD, MPH, is an assistant professor of clinical pediatrics in the Craig-Dalsimer Division of Adolescent Medicine and the Division of Pediatrics at the University of Pennsylvania.

Dr. Zucker completed her residency in pediatrics at Rush Medical Center in Chicago in 2001. Following her residency training, she completed an adolescent medicine fellowship at West Virginia University in 2004. During her fellowship, she developed an interest in adolescent women's health issues and obesity. From 2004 to 2007, Dr. Zucker worked at Cincinnati Children's Hospital, providing medical care for children hospitalized on the psychiatric ward. It was there that she developed an interest in mental health and chronic illness. She has done research in the field of HIV prevention and acne. In 2007 Dr. Zucker came to work at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and in 2008 she became the medical director for CHOP's Adolescent Care Center.

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - The Chicago Medical School, Chicago, IL

Internship

Pediatrics - Rush Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Residency

Pediatrics - Rush Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Fellowship

Adolescent Medicine - West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

Board Certification

Adolescent Medicine

Graduate Degree

MPH - West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

Titles and Academic Titles

Medical Director, Adolescent Care Center

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

Departments and Services