Aditi Vasan, MD, MSHP

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics) at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Attending Physician, Division of General Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Research Fellow, Center for Community Health Workers, University of Pennsylvania
Faculty Lead, Health Equity Portfolio, PolicyLab at CHOP
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Roberts Center for Pediatric Research, 10th Floor
2716 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Office: 267-760-7682
BA (Molecular Biology, Global Health and Health Policy)
Princeton University, 2010.
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2015.
MSHP (Health Policy Research)
University of Pennsylvania, 2021.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

pediatric hospital medicine

Description of Research Expertise

health equity, social determinants of health, food insecurity

Selected Publications

Vasan A, Negro D, Yazdani M, Benitez L, Virudachalam S, Kenyon CC, Fiks AG.: Caregiver Preferences for Primary Care Clinic-Based Food Assistance: A Discrete Choice Experiment. Acad Pediatr May 2024.

Agyapong E, Vasan A, Anyigbo C.: Reducing WIC Administrative Burdens to Promote Health Equity. JAMA Pediatr 178: 329-330, Apr 2024.

Bonafide CP, Maletsky KD, Kenyon C, Doupnik SK, Vasan A, Rasooly IR, Goldstein L, Galligan M, Hart J, Ruppel H, Feudtner C, Tenney-Soeiro R.: Development and evaluation of a writing retreat program to build community and promote productivity in academic hospital medicine. J Hosp Med Apr 2024.

Bouchelle Z, G Menko S, Yazdani M, Vasan A, Scribano P, Shea JA, Kenyon CC.: Parent Perspectives on Documentation and Sharing of Health-Related Social Needs Data. Hosp Pediatr 14: 308-316, Apr 2024.

Bouchelle Z, Vasan A, Cholera R.: Mandates and Incentives to Support Social Needs Screening-Challenges and Opportunities. JAMA Pediatr 178: 105-106, Feb 2024.

Khazanchi R, South EC, Cabrera KI, Winkelman TNA, Vasan A.: Health Care Access and Use Among U.S. Children Exposed to Neighborhood Violence. Am J Prev Med Feb 2024.

Vasan A, Dalembert G, Garg A.: An Antiracist Approach to Social Care Integration. Pediatrics 153: e2023062109, Jan 2024.

Luke MJ, Vasan A.: From Incentives to Outcomes: A Framework for Implementing and Evaluating Social Needs Interventions. Hosp Pediatr 13: e295-e298, Oct 2023.

Vasan A, Kenyon CC, Fiks AG, Venkataramani AS: Continuous Eligibility and Coverage Policies Expanded Children’s Medicaid Enrollment. Health Affairs 42(6): 753-758, June 2023.

Flynn EF, Kenyon CC, Vasan A: Non-Directed Cash Transfer Programs to Improve Child Health: Elucidating Causal Pathways and Optimizing Program Design. JAMA Pediatrics 177(7): 661-662, May 2023.

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Last updated: 05/09/2024
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