Michelle-Marie Peña MD

Faculty Member

Michelle-Marie Peña is a faculty member at PolicyLab and a third-year clinical fellow in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). She is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Health Policy Research with a concentration in health care quality and safety at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Center for health care improvement & patient safety.

Dr. Peña’s primary interests include health equity research with a focus on quality of perinatal and neonatal care and equity-focused quality improvement. Originally from Miami, Florida, Dr. Peña received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami and medical degree from Harvard Medical School. She completed her pediatrics residency and chief residency at CHOP.