Shimrit Keddem, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.U.S.A.

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Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellow, Center for Public Health Initiatives
Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Family Medicine & Community Health
Department: Family Medicine and Community Health

Contact information
Center for Health Equity, Research, & Promotion (CHERP)
Michael J Crescenz VA Medical Center
4100 Chester Ave, Ste 202
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-823-5226
B.A. (Psychology)
McGill University, 1999.
M.U.S.A. (Spatial Analytics)
University of Pennsylvania, 2007.
M.P.H (Public Health)
University of Pennsylvania, 2017.
Ph.D. (Social Welfare)
University of Pennsylvania, 2018.
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Selected Publications

Jenkins, KA, Keddem, S, Bekele, SB, Augustine, KE, Long, JA: Perspectives on racism in healthcare from Black Veterans living with chronic kidney disease JAMA Network Open 2022.

Ganetsky, VS, Shea, JA, Szapary, C, Ikechi, R, Keddem, S, Kaufman, ST, Long, JA: Exploring Barriers and Facilitators to Glycemic Control and Shared Medical Appointment Engagement in Underserved Patients with Diabetes. J Health Care Poor Underserved 33(1), 2022.

LaRosa, Julianne, Cierrah Doran, Amanda Guth, Karan Varshney, Beverly Anaele, Kaitlyn Davis, Stephen DiDonato, Martha Romney, Shimrit Keddem, and Rosemary Frasso. : Life During COVID-19: The Student Experience. Pedagogy in Health Promotion 2021.

Keddem, S., Dichter, M. E., Hamilton, A. B., Chhatre, S., & Sonalkar, S. : Awareness of HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis Among People at Risk for HIV: Results From the 2017–2019 National Survey of Family Growth. Sexually Transmitted Diseases 48(12), 2021.

Keddem S, Barg FK, Frasso R.: Practical Guidance for Studies Using Freelisting Interviews. Prev Chronic Dis 18: E04, Jan 2021.

Keddem S, Solomon P, Marcus SC, Schapira MM, Mattocks KM.: Disparities in Breastfeeding Among Military Veterans. J Hum Lact 36: 64-73, Feb 2020.

Keddem S, Agha AZ, Long JA, Shasha B, Hausmann LRM, Shea JA.: The Gears of Knowledge Translation: Process Evaluation of the Dissemination and Implementation of a Patient Engagement Toolkit. J Gen Intern Med 35: 808-814, Nov 2020.

SoRelle R, Shea JA, Shasha B, Keddem S, Long JA, Werner RM.: Patient Engagement, Access to Care, and Perceptions of Competing Priorities in the VA Primary Care Setting. J Gen Intern Med 34: 1971-1972, Oct 2019.

Agha AZ, Werner RM, Keddem S, Huseman TL, Long JA, Shea JA.: Improving Patient-centered Care: How Clinical Staff Overcome Barriers to Patient Engagement at the VHA. Med Care 56: 1009-1017, Dec 2018.

Stavas N, Shea J, Keddem S, Wood J, Orji W, Cullen C, Scribano P.: Perceptions of caregivers and adolescents of the use of telemedicine for the child sexual abuse examination. Child Abuse Negl 85: 47-57, Nov 2018.

Reese PP, Allen MB, Carney C, Leidy D, Levsky S, Pendse R, Mussell AS, Bermudez F, Keddem S, Thiessen C, Rodrigue JR, Emanuel EJ.: Outcomes for individuals turned down for living kidney donation. Clin Transplant 32: e13408, Dec 2018.

Keddem S, Agha AZ, Long JA, Werner RM, Shea JA.: Creating a Toolkit to Reduce Disparities in Patient Engagement. Med Care 55: S59-S69, Sep 2017.

Miller RK, Keddem S, Katz S, Smith Z, Whitehouse CR, Goldstein K, Hirschman KB, Johnson JC.: Intern Transitions of Care Curriculum Through Posthospital Home and Skilled Nursing Facility Visits. J Grad Med Educ 10: 442-448, Aug 2018.

Keddem S, Barg FK, Glanz K, Jackson T, Green S, George M.: Mapping the urban asthma experience: Using qualitative GIS to understand contextual factors affecting asthma control. Soc Sci Med 140: 9-17, Sep 2015.

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