Megan Hale is a senior grants writer for PolicyLa and the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). In this role, she provides expertise and support to the interdisciplinary CPCE and PolicyLab faculty, and oversees all grant writing and management functions to maximize essential support from external sponsors. As the point person on grant proposals, she helps facilitate communication among team members and with the Sponsored Projects Office, organizing the submission process and providing writing, editing, project planning and budgeting services.
In addition to these responsibilities, Megan coordinates the CPCE Pilot Grant Program and the Internal K Review Committee. She received her BA in Philosophy with a Medical Ethics concentration from Saint Joseph’s University. She has been writing grants since 2008 for a variety of organizations, including government, nonprofit and academic organizations, and has been with CHOP since 2011.