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Shreya Kangovi, MD, MS

Shreya Kangovi, MD, MS

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Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
1233 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-0295
Fax: 215-573-2742
BA (Biology)
Columbia University, 2001.
MD (Medicine and Scholarly Pursuit )
Harvard Medical School, 2006.
MS (Heath Policy Research)
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania , 2013.
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Description of Other Expertise

Training of health professional students in socioeconomic determinants of health and community engagement

Description of Research Expertise

1) Perspectives of low-income patients on socioeconomic determinants of health and healthcare utilization

2) Effectiveness of community health workers in modifying behavioral, socioeconomic and health system barriers that affect patient-centered outcomes.

Selected Publications

Fenning RS, Burgert ME, Hamamdzic D, Peyster EG, Mohler ER, Kangovi S, Jucker BM, Lenhard SC, Macphee CH, Wilensky RL.: Atherosclerotic plaque inflammation varies between vascular sites and correlates with response to inhibition of lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2. J Am Heart Assoc 4(2), Feb 2015

Kangovi, S., Carter, T., Grande, D., Turr, L., Long, J.A.: IMPaCT: a patient-centered community health worker intervention. Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute National Meeting. Community Health Worker and Navigator Panel Presentation October 2015.

Kangovi, S., Grande, D., Trinh-Shevrin, C.: From rhetoric to reality: community health workers in post-reform healthcare. The New England Journal of Medicine June 11th 2015.

Kangovi, S.;Kellom, K.; Sha, C.; Johnson, S.;Chanton, C.; Carter, T.; Long, J.;Grande D. : Perceptions of High-risk Patients and their Providers on the Patient Centered Medical Home. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management 38(2): 134-43, Apri-June 2015.

Kangovi, S., Yalamanchi, P., Chanton, C., Carter, T. Smith, R., Delisser, H.: Use of Community Health Workers to Train Medical Students in the Social Determinants of Health and Cross-Cultural Communication Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting Plenary Session April 2015.

Brown, E. Kangovi,S. Grande, D. : Exploring the Patient and Staff Experience with the Process of Primary Care: Implications for Primary Care Transformation. Annals of Family Medicine In press, 2015.

Woodard, L., Kangovi,S., Peek, M., Lasser, K., Horowitz, C., Long, J.A. MD : Sustaining Interventions to Reduce Healthcare Disparities. Society of General Medicine National Meeting, Toronto Canada 2015.

Kangovi, S, Cafardi, S, Smith, R.A, Kulkarni,R., Grande, D.: Patient Financial Responsibility for Observation Care. Journal of Hospital Medicine 2015.

Reilly James B, Bennett Nadia, Fosnocht Kevin, Williams Kendal, Kangovi Shreya, Jackson Randi, Ende Jack: Redesigning Rounds: Towards a More Purposeful Approach to Inpatient Teaching and Learning. Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges Nov 2014.

Tina Rosenberg: What Doctors Can't Do. New York Times August 28th 2014.

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Last updated: 09/03/2015
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