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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Description of Clinical Expertise

General gastroenterology, colorectal cancer screening

Description of Other Expertise

Health care delivery innovation, design thinking

Description of Research Expertise

1.) Improving the quality of and access to population-based colorectal cancer screening
2.) Leveraging behavioral economics, new technology, and care redesign to improve population health outcomes
3.) Pragmatic trials of health care delivery innovation

Selected Publications

Goldshore MA, Mehta SJ, Fletcher W, Tzanis G, Doubeni CA, Paulson EC: An RCT of Fecal Immunochemical Test Colorectal Cancer Screening in Veterans Without Recent Primary Care. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 59(1): 41-48, July 2020.

Serper M, Nunes F, Ahmad N, Roberts D, Metz DC, Mehta SJ: Positive Early Patient and Clinician Experience With Telemedicine in an Academic Gastroenterology Practice During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Gastroenterology June 2020.

Patel A, Coniglio M, Kosenski M, Forde KA, Mehta SJ, Ginsberg GG, Falk GW: Adherence to Quality Indicators in the Endoscopic Diagnosis and Surveillance of Barrett's Esophagus. Digestive Disease Week May 2020 Notes: poster presentation.

Mahmud N, Mehta SJ: Colonoscopy bowel preparation-Is there an app for that? Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology May 2020.

Mehta SJ, Oyalowo A, Reitz C, Dean O, McAuliffe T, Asch DA, Doubeni CA: Text messaging and lottery incentive to improve colorectal cancer screening outreach at a community health center: A randomized controlled trial. Preventive Medicine Reports May 2020.

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.

Palchaudhuri S, Attalla S, Parsikia A, White RT, Mehta SJ, Ahmad NA, Ginsberg GG, Culp S, Weiss MS, Demopoulos C, Fishman NO, Keogh J, Klapproth JA, Metz DC, Kochman ML, Siddique SM: A Multimodal Interdisciplinary QI Intervention is Associated with Reduced Variability in Finishing Inpatient Endoscopic Cases and Reduction in Cases After Hours. Digestive Disease Week May 2020.

Siddique SM, Parsikia A, Mehta SJ, Neuman M, Lewis JD: Bleeding Mortality, Length of Stay, and Complication Rates in the United States. Digestive Disease Week May 2020 Notes: poster presentation.

Mahmud N, Asch DA, Sung J, Reitz C, Coniglio M, McDonald C, Bernard D, Mehta SJ: A Randomized Controlled Trial of an Automated Text Messaging Interevention to Improve Outpatient Colonoscopy Show Rates and Bowel Preparation. Digestive Disease Week May 2020 Notes: poster presentation.

Siddique SM, Iqbal S, Khungar V, Goldberg D, Mehta SJ: Examination of Short Hospitalizations for Patients with Cirrhosis: A Potential Opportunity to Prevent Admissions? Digestive Disease Week May 2020 Notes: poster presentation.

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Last updated: 07/14/2020
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