Mona Sharifi

Mona Sharifi

MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Dr. Sharifi is a general pediatrician and health services researcher in the Department of Pediatrics. 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, she 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.