Carol Ford, MD

Carol Ford, MD
Senior Fellow

Chief of Division of Adolescent Medicine at CHOP

Public Health Interests

Adolescents, Health Services Research



Current Public-Health Related Activities

Carol Ford is an internist, pediatrician, Adolescent Medicine subspecialist physician and adolescent health researcher with a long history of research and clinical work to improve adolescent health. Her adolescent health research portfolio has focused on themes of adolescent access to high quality health care, adolescent patient-physician communication, and adolescent privacy concerns. Dr. Ford’s most recent interest has been in understanding strategies to influence adolescent patient-physician-parent communication to improve adolescent health.