Shivan J. Mehta, MD, MBA, MSHP

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Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Veteran's Administration Medical Center
Department: Medicine

Contact information
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
14-174 Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
South Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-898-9807
BA (Economics)
Yale University, 2001.
MBA (Healthcare Management)
Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 2006.
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 2006.
MSHP (Health Policy Research)
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
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Selected Publications

Doubeni CA, Corley DA, Jensen CD, Schottinger JE, Lee JK, Ghai NR, Levin TR, Zhao WK, Saia CA, Wainwright JV, Mehta SJ, Selby K, Doria-Rose VP, Zauber AG, Fletcher RH, Weiss NS: The Effect of Using Fecal Testing After a Negative Sigmoidoscopy on the Risk of Death From Colorectal Cancer. Journal of Medical Screening May 2020.

Dalal RS, Palchaudhuri S, Snider CK, Lewis JD, Mehta SJ, Lichtenstein GR: Preadmission Cannabis Use Is Positively Correlated With Inpatient Opioid Dose Exposure in Hospitalized Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases May 2020.

Siddique SM, Porges S, Lane-Fall M, Mehta S, Schweickert W, Kinniry J, Taylor A, Lewis JD, Iqbal S, Goldberg D, Shea JA, Stetson R, Coniglio M, Hoteit M, Fishman N, Khungar V: Reducing Hospital Admissions for Paracentesis: A Quality Improvement Intervention. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 17(13): 2630-2633, December 2019.

McDonald C, Johnson JR, Castro JC, Reitz C, Torrisi FM, Mehta SJ: Colorectal Cancer Screening Among Patients who Receive Medical and Dental Care at an Urban Community Health Center. Journal of Community Health December 2019.

Dalal RS, Palchaudhuri S, Snider CK, Lewis JD, Mehta SJ, Lichtenstein GR: Exposure to Intravenous Opioids is Associated With Future Exposure to Opioids in Hospitalized Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology December 2019.

Mahmud N, Doshi SD, Coniglio MS, Clermont M, Bernard D, Reitz C, Khungar V, Asch DA, Mehta SJ: An Automated Text Message Navigation Program Improves the Show Rate for Outpatient Colonoscopy. Health Education & Behavior 46(6): 942-946, December 2019.

Hsiang EY, Mehta SJ, Small DS, Rareshide CAL, Snider CK, Day SC, Patel MS: Association of an Active Choice Intervention in the Electronic Health Record Directed to Medical Assistants With Clinician Ordering and Patient Completion of Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screening Tests. JAMA Network Open 2(11): e1915619, November 2019.

Mehta SJ, Volpp KG, Troxel AB, Day SC, Lim R, Marcus N, Norton L, Anderson S, Asch DA: Electronic Pill Bottles or Bidirectional Text Messaging to Improve Hypertension Medication Adherence (Way 2 Text): A Randomized Clinical Trial. Journal of General Internal Medicine 34(11): 2397-2404, November 2019.

Anderson BJ, Do D, Chivers C, Choi K, Gitelman Y, Mehta SJ, Panchandam V, Gudowski S, Pierce M, Cereda M, Christie JD, Schweickert WD, Gabrielli A, Huffenberger A, Draugelis M, Fuchs BD: Clinical Impact of an Electronic Dashboard and Alert System for Sedation Minimization and Ventilator Liberation: A Before-After Study. Critical Care Explorations 1(10): e0057, October 2019.

Mehta SJ, Induru V, Santos D, Reitz C, McAuliffe T, Orellana C, Volpp KG, Asch DA, Doubeni CA: Effect of Sequential or Active Choice for Colorectal Cancer Screening Outreach: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Network Open 2(8): e1910305, August 2019.

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