Sunetra Sase, PhD, is the Featured CHOP Research Trainee for August. Not only is Sunetra a member of the CHOP Postdoctoral Alliance (CPA), but she also serves as the committee head for the CPA's Women in Science committee. To learn more about Sunetra and her role as the head of the Women in Science committee, keep reading.

Emma Sartin, PhD, MPH is the Featured CHOP Research Trainee for September! As a member of the CHOP Postdoctoral Alliance (CPA), Emma is hosting a trivia night (9/15 @ 6:30-7:30pm) for National Postdoc Appreciation (NPA) Week! The link to join the event can be found HERE. To learn more about Emma, her accomplishments, and the fun you can expect from trivia night, keep reading.

Amaliris Guerra, PhD, is the Featured CHOP Research Trainee for October. As a postdoctoral fellow, Ama works with Stefano Rivella, PhD, in the Division of Hematology. To learn more about Ama, her research, and her accomplishments, keep reading.

Effective July 1, 2018, the Offices of Postdoctoral Affairs and Responsible Research Training were integrated and renamed the Office of Academic Training and Outreach Programs.


The Training Program in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities is an inter-disciplinary program that draws faculty from the Department of Pediatrics, multiple departments in the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and the School of Veterinary Medicine. Appointment is competitive, with applications due in early January each year.