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Plumb, Ellen

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Ellen J. Plumb, MD

Ellen J. Plumb, MD

Contact Dr. Plumb

901 Walnut Street
10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-0174
(215) 923-7583 fax


MD, Jefferson Medical College
BA, Boston University


Family Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University


Primary Care Research & Faculty Development Fellowship, Thomas Jefferson University
Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship, Mount Sinai Health System

Board Certification

Family Medicine

University Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of Family & Community Medicine, Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Research & Practice Interests

Global Health
Refugee Health
Human Rights


Dimensions of Global Health
Human Rights of Refugees, Immigrants & the Internally Displaced


Dr. Ellie Plumb is a physician at Christiana Care Health System and Assistant Professor at Thomas Jefferson University. Her research focuses on global health, human rights and refugee health care.

Dr. Plumb earned her MD from Jefferson Medical College (now Sidney Kimmel Medical College) and completed her family medicine residency in the Department of Family & Community Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University. She completed two fellowships: the Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship at Mount Sinai Health System in New York and the Primary Care Research & Faculty Development Fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University.

Dr. Plumb is a member of Physicians for Social Responsibility, the American Public Health Association and the American Academy of Family Physicians.