Melissa Marks Sparrow, MD, FAAP
Chief of Staff
Melissa Marks Sparrow, MD, FAAP, was elected Chief of Staff by the GBMC Medical Board in July 2016. Dr. Sparrow first joined GBMC as a pediatric hospitalist in 2003 and has served in multiple roles including Director of GBMC’s Pediatric Advanced Life Saving Program, Clinical Director of GBMC’s Pediatric Emergency and Inpatient Services, and Vice Chief of Staff.
A graduate of Princeton University for her undergraduate degree in History, Dr. Sparrow earned her medical degree from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and completed her residency in Pediatrics at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. She is an active member of numerous GBMC committees and boards such as the GBMC HealthCare Board of Directors, Quality and Safety Committee, GBMC Medical Board, Credentials Committee and Medical Staff Peer Review Committee.
In addition to her extensive work at GBMC, Dr. Sparrow serves as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.