Samantha Murphy

Clinical Research Assistant

Samantha Murphy is a clinical research assistant at PolicyLab and Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Ms. Murphy is currently working with Dr. Senbagam Virudachalam on Home Plate, a randomized controlled trial to evaluate a peer-mentored intervention focused on improving food preparation practices among parents of toddlers.

Prior to joining PolicyLab and CPCE, Ms. Murphy assisted a research project observing the rounding practices of intensive care physicians and gained experience with groups promoting children’s health education. Ms. Murphy recently graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Anthropology.