Emily Gregory, MD, MHS

Emily Gregory, MD, MHS
Senior Fellow

Instructor of Pediatrics at PolicyLab, CHOP

Public Health Interests

Pediatrics, Women's Health

Current Public-Health Related Activities

Emily F. Gregory, MD, MHS, is a faculty member at PolicyLab and instructor of pediatrics in the Division of General Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Her research addresses health care redesign with an aim of supporting positive health behaviors throughout the life course. She is particularly interested in the interconception period and better understanding the barriers and facilitators that influence how new families establish habits for health care utilization and health-related behavior that promote family-wide health and positive pregnancy outcomes for subsequent pregnancies. Her research projects have addressed breastfeeding, postpartum depression, healthy weight, and contraceptive access, among other topics.