Jaya Aysola

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Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Perelman School of Medicine
Faculty Affiliate , Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Senior Fellow, Leonard David Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Associate Director of Institutional Operations for Health Equity and Inclusion, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania
Core Faculty, Global Health Equities Track of Medicine Residency Program
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Division of General Internal Medicine,
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
1111 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-573-9475
Fax: 215-573-8778
BS (Anthropology-Zoology)
University of Michigan, 1996.
MD (Medicine)
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2000.
DTMH (Tropical Medicine and Hygiene)
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 2005.
MPH (Healthcare Management and Policy)
Harvard School of Public Health, 2010.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

1)Social determinants and their role in uptake of primary care services; 2)The evaluation and development of models for improving primary care quality and reducing inequities; and
3)The assessment of policy interventions aimed at improving access to primary care workforce for vulnerable populations.

Description of Research Expertise

Health Care Disparities, Patient-Centered Medical Homes, Social Determinants of Health, Access to Care, and Provider Workforce

Selected Publications

Aysola, J.; Troxel, A.; Asch, D.; Tahirovic, E.; Gangemi, K.; Hodlofski, A.; Zhu, J.; Volpp, K.; : A Randomized Controlled Trial of Opt-In Vs. Opt-Out Enrollment into a Diabetes management Intervention. Podium Presentation, Best Abstract, Consumer Choice and Behavioral Economics, Academy Health Annual Research Meeting June 15 2015.

Aysola J; Asch D; Volpp K; : A Randomized Controlled Trial of Opt-In Versus Opt-Out Enrollment into a Diabetes Management Intervention SGIM 38th Annual Meeting, Oral Presentation, Abstract Session: Clinical Epidemiology/Healthcare Effectiveness Research April 23, 2015.

Aysola J; Werner R; : The Relationship Between Primary Care Organizational Processes and Patient-Reported Care Experiences Oral Presentation, SGIM 38th Annual Meeting, Abstract Session: Quality of Care/Patient Safety April 25, 2015.

Aysola J; Rhodes KV; Polsky D: Patient-Centered Medical Homes and Access to Services for New Primary Care Patients. Medical Care Accepted for publication 2015.

Aysola J; Werner R.M.; Keddem, S.; SoRelle, R.; Shea J.A.;: Asking the Patient about Patient-Centered Medical Homes: A Qualitative Analysis. Journal of General Internal Medicine Epub April 2015.

Aysola,J., Werner, R.,Shea, J., : Asking the Patient About Patient-Centered Medical Homes. Society of General Internal Medicine Scientific Abstract Oral Presentation, Session: Hamolsky Finalists April 24, 2014.

Aysola, J., Rhodes, K., Polsky, D.,: Are Patient-Centered Medical Home Practices Associated with Better Access to Primary Care Services? Society of General Internal Medicine Scientific Abstract Oral Presentation, Session: Health Policy, Advocacy and Social Justice April 26, 2014.

Aysola, J., Bitton A., Zaslavsky A., Ayanian J.Z., : Quality and Equity of Primary Care with Patient-Centered Medical Homes: Results from a National Survey. Medical Care January 2013.

Aysola,J.,Groves,D.,Hicks L.,: National Assessment of Health Professional Training and Pipeline Programs in Community Health Centers. Society of General Internal Medicine Scientific Abstract Oral Presentation, Session: Health Policy, Advocacy and Social Justice May 2012.

Aysola J.: If You Build It Will They Come? Social Determinants and Medical Home Access and Use. Medical Home News 4(5): 1, 7-8, May 2012.

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Last updated: 07/22/2015
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