Chair, Committees for the Protection of Human Subjects
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Barbara Engel, M.D., Ph.D. is the overall Chair of the Committees for the Protection of Human Subjects at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). She graduated from the Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg Medical School (Germany) and also received a PhD from Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg. Postgraduate training included internship and residency at the Children’s Hospital Medical Center of the Heinrich-Heine-University at Düsseldorf, Germany. Prior to coming to CHOP, Dr. Engel completed a post-doctoral research fellowship at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (Research Immunology/BMT) and then served as the Director of the Clinical Gene Therapy Laboratory at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, where she also joined the IRB as a member. Her cumulative IRB experience, as a member, Vice-Chair and Chair, is 15 years.
Monday, November 18
2:45 PM – 4:00 PM