Corrado A. Cancedda, MD, PhD

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Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
3620 Hamilton Walk, Room 240
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 617-521-5500
Education:
MD (Immunology)
University of Genoa, Italy, 1996.
PhD (Immunology)
University of Genoa, Italy, 2005.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases

Description of Other Expertise

My professional interest lies in the establishment of long-term, sustainable, multi-disciplinary partnerships among government, donors, non-governmental organizations, and academic institutions to advance health equity and strengthen health systems globally

Description of Research Expertise

Implementation science, capacity strengthening, long-term sustainability

Selected Publications

Cancedda C, Adams LV, Powderly W. : Adopting locally the lessons learned globally: a call to action for academic medical centres in the USA. BMJ Global Health 20(5), Apr 2020.

Cancedda C, Binagwaho A: The Human Resources for Health Program in Rwanda: A Response to Recent Commentaries. Int J Health Policy Manag 8(7): 459-461, Apr 2019.

Cancedda C, Binagwaho A, Kerry V: It is time for academic institutions to align their strategies and priorities with the Sustainable Development Goals. BMJ Glob Health 3(6), Dec 2018.

Cancedda C, Cotton P, Shema J, Rulisa S, Riviello R, Adams LV, Farmer PE, Kagwiza J, Kyamanywa P, Mukamana D, Mumena C, Tumusiime DK, Mukashyaka L, Ndenga E, Twagirumugabe T, Kaitesi M, Dusabejambo V, Walker TD, Nkusi E, Bazett-Matabele L, Butera A, Rugwizangoga B, Kabayiza JC, Kanyandekwe S, Kalisa L, Ntirenganya F, Dixson J, Rogo T, McCall N, Corden M, Wong R, Mukeshimana M, Gatarayiha A, Kayonga E, Yaman A, Musabeyezu J, Sliney A, Nuthulaganti T, Kernan M, Okwi P, Rhatigan J, Barrow J, Wilson K, Levine AC, Reece R, Koster M, Moresky RT, O’Flaherty JE, Palumbo PE, Ginwalla R, Binanay CA, Thielman N, Relf M, Right R, Hill M, Chyun D, Klar RT, McCrery LL, Hughes TL, Moen M, Meeks V, Barrows B, Durieux M, McClain CD, Bunts A, Hedt-Gauthier FJCB, Magriples U, Rastegar A, Arnold L, Magaziner I, Binagwaho A: Health Professional Training and Capacity Strengthening through International Academic Partnerships: The First Five Years of the Human Resources for Health Program in Rwanda. Int J Health Policy Manag 7(11), Nov 2018.

Corrado Cancedda: Academic Global Health Partnerships in the Era of the Sustainable Development Goals: How Do We Measure Success? Wharton Leadership Digest Nov 2018 Notes: https://leadershipcenter.wharton.upenn.edu/social-impact/academic-global-health-partnerships-in-the-era-of-the-sustainable-development-goals-how-do-we-measure-success/

Hackley DM, Mumena CH, Gatarayiha A, Cancedda C, Barrow JR: A Case Study Optimizing Human Resources in Rwanda's First Dental School: Three Innovative Management Tools. J Dental Educ 82(6): 602-607, Jun 2018.

Eyal N, Cancedda C, Hurst SA, Kyamanywa P: Coordinating Between Medical Professions’ Tasks to Optimize Sub-Saharan Health Systems: A Response to Recent Commentaries. Int J Health Policy Manag 6(2): 123-125, Oct 2017.

Wroe EB, McBain RK, Michaelis A, Dunbar EL, Hirschhorn LR, Cancedda C: A Novel Scenario-Based Interview Tool to Evaluate Nontechnical Skills and Competencies in Global Health Delivery. J Grad Med Educ 9(4): 467-472, Aug 2017.

Cancedda C, Riviello R, Wilson K, Scott KW, Tuteja M, Barrow JR, Hedt-Gauthier B, Bukhman G, Scott J, Milner D, Raviola G, Weissman B, Smith S, Nuthulaganti T, McClain CD, Bierer BE, Farmer PE, Becker AE, Binagwaho A, Rhatigan J, Golan DE: Building Workforce Capacity Abroad While Strengthening Global Health Programs at Home: Participation of Seven Harvard-Affiliated Institutions in a Health Professional Training Initiative in Rwanda. Academic Medicine 92(5): 649-658, May 2017.

Cancedda C, Davis SM, Dierberg KL, Lascher J, Kelly JD, Barrie MB, Koroma AP, George P, Kamara AA, Marsh R, Sumbuya MS, Nutt CT, Scott KW, Thomas E, Bollbach K, Sesay A, Barrie A, Barrera E, Barron K, Welch J, Bhadelia N, Frankfurter RG, Dahl OM, Das S, Rollins RE, Eustis B, Schwartz A, Pertile P, Pavlopoulos I, Mayfield A, Marsh RH, Dibba Y, Kloepper D, Hall A, Huster K, Grady M, Spray K, Walton DA, Daboh F, Nally C, James S, Warren GS, Chang J, Drasher M, Lamin G, Bangura S, Miller AC, Michaelis AP, McBain R, Broadhurst MJ, Murray M, Richardson ET, Philip T, Gottlieb GL, Mukherjee JS, Farmer PE: Strengthening Health Systems While Responding to a Health Crisis: Lessons Learned by a Nongovernmental Organization During the Ebola Virus Disease Epidemic in Sierra Leone. J Infect Dis 214(suppl 3): S153-S163, Oct 2016.

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