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Saria Hassan, MD

Assistant Professor Adjunct; Director, Pediatric Global Health Track, Pediatrics; Deputy Director, Yale-TCC

Research Summary

My research interest broadly is in the application of implementation science tools to design, implement and evaluate interventions to reduce cardiovascular risk disparities in the US and globally.

Extensive Research Description

My current research projects include a multi-site diabetes prevention intervention in the Caribbean, understanding the intergenerational factors that contribute to childhood obesity in the Caribbean, development of strategies to reduce morbidity and mortality due to non-communicable diseases after natural disaster, and capacity strengthening in implementation science in low-and-middle-income countries.


Public Health Interests

Preparedness; Climate Change; Obesity; Substance Use, Addiction; Non-Communicable Diseases; Implementation Science

Selected Publications