3401 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Phone: 267-425-5804
Fax: 215-590-37005
Email: amarals@mail.chop.edu
Research Area(s): Chronic Disease Management Medication Adherence

Sandra Amaral, MD, MHS

Assistant Professor, Perelman School of Medicine
Medical Director, Kidney Transplant Program


Dr. Amaral received her BA from Wesleyan, her MD from the Medical College of Pennsylvania-Hahnemann University, and MHS from Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Amaral’s main research interests include disparities in access and outcomes of pediatric kidney transplantation, behavioral interventions to promote treatment adherence in young adults, and the transition of young adults with chronic health conditions from pediatric to adult healthcare.