Jaya Aysola, MD, DTMH, MPH

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

Contact information
Division of General Internal Medicine,
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
1229 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-573-9475
Fax: 215-573-8778
BS (Anthropology-Zoology, Honors)
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 Clinical Expertise

Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Resource Poor Care
Global Health

Description of Other Expertise

Graduate Medical Education and Faculty Development in topics related to health equity, cultural humility and implicit bias
Research Director, Office of Inclusion and Diversity
Assistant Dean, Graduate Medical Education

Description of Research Expertise

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

Selected Publications

Jaya Aysola, Diana Harris, Hairong Huo, Charmaine S. Wright, and Eve Higginbotham: Measuring Organizational Cultural Competence to Promote Diversity in Academic Healthcare Organizations. Health Equity Page: 316-320, November 2018.

Jaya Aysola; Frances K. Barg; Ana Bonilla Martinez; Matthew Kearney; Kareha Agesa; Carlos Carmona BA1; Eve Higginbotham : Perceptions of Factors Associated with Inclusive Work and Learning Environments in Health Care Organizations: A Qualitative Narrative Analysis. JAMA Network Open August 2018.

Amy J Zeidan, Utsha G Khatri, Jaya Aysola, Frances S Shofer, Mira Mamtani, Kevin R Scott, Lauren W Conlon, Bernard L Lopez: Implicit Bias Education and Emergency Medicine Training: Step One? Awareness. AEM Education and Training August 2018.

Aysola Jaya, Schapira Marilyn M, Huo Hairong, Werner Rachel M: Organizational Processes and Patient Experiences in the Patient-Centered Medical Home. Medical care Apr 2018.

Aysola Jaya, Tahirovic Emin, Troxel Andrea B, Asch David A, Gangemi Kelsey, Hodlofski Amanda T, Zhu Jingsan, Volpp Kevin: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Opt-In Versus Opt-Out Enrollment Into a Diabetes Behavioral Intervention. American journal of health promotion : AJHP 32(3): 745-752, Mar 2018.

Aysola Jaya, Myers Jennifer S: Integrating Training in Quality Improvement and Health Equity in Graduate Medical Education: Two Curricula for the Price of One. Academic medicine : Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges 93(1): 31-34, Jan 2018.

Wright Charmaine, Mogul Marjie, Acevedo Glamarys, Aysola Jaya, Momplaisir Florence, Schwartz Sandy, Shea Judy: Preparing for a trial to test a postpartum weight retention intervention among low income women: feasibility of a protocol in a community-based organization. BMC women's health 18(1): 27, Jan 2018.

Vidya Viswanathan, Matthew Seigerman, Edward Manning, and Jaya Aysola: Examining Provider Bias In Health Care Through Implicit Bias Rounds. Health Affairs Blog. Health Affairs, July 2017.

Lane-Fall Meghan B, Miano Todd A, Aysola Jaya, Augoustides John G T: Diversity in the Emerging Critical Care Workforce: Analysis of Demographic Trends in Critical Care Fellows From 2004 to 2014. Critical care medicine 45(5): 822-827, May 2017.

Chaiyachati Krisda H, Grande David T, Aysola Jaya: Health systems tackling social determinants of health: promises, pitfalls, and opportunities of current policies. The American journal of managed care 22(11): e393-e394, Nov 2016.

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Last updated: 02/11/2019
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