Mona Sharifi, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Departments & Organizations

Center for Medical Informatics

Obesity Research Working Group


Yale Center for Implementation Science (YCIS)

Yale Medicine


Mahnoosh (Mona) Sharifi, MD, MPH is a general pediatrician and health services researcher in the Section of General Pediatrics. She completed residency in the Boston Combined Residency Program in Pediatrics and fellowship in the Harvard Pediatric Health Services Research Fellowship Program, through which she obtained her MPH at the Harvard School of Public Health. Her research is focused on improving decision-making in pediatric primary care to promote health behavior change, prevent chronic disease, and reduce health disparities. Specifically, Mona studies the effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, and implementation of novel primary care based interventions for childhood obesity and tobacco smoke exposure that leverage decision support delivered to clinicians via the electronic health record and to patients and families via remote and mobile technologies. She joined the faculty in 2016.

Education & Training

MPH Harvard School of Public Health, Quantitative Methods (2012)
MD Vanderbilt School of Medicine (2007)
BS Emory University, Biology and Economics (2002)
Harvard Pediatric Health Services Research/General Academic Pediatrics Fellowship Program Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Combined Residency in Pediatrics Boston Children's Hospital and Boston Medical Center
Board Certification AB of Pediatrics, Pediatrics (2010)

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Contact Info

Mona Sharifi, MD, MPH
Patient Care Location
Primary Care Center, Yale New Haven Hospital
789 Howard Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
333 Cedar Street
PO Box 208064

New Haven, CT 06520-8064