Monika M. Safford

Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine
John J. Kuiper Professor of Medicine

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Department of Medicine
1320 York Avenue, HT-621, Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, NY 10021

Monika M. Safford

Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine
John J. Kuiper Professor of Medicine

Expertise

Health inequities in cardiometabolic diseases, including both observational and interventional studies

Current Research Interest

Integrating social determinants of health into the clinical care process; making primary care more patient-centered by integrating better patient education resources into the clinical care process; the social determinants of health that influence COVID-19 outcomes

Distinction

Alere Research to Practice Award, Society for Behavioral Medicine

Selected Publications

Goyal, Parag, Justin J. Choi, Laura C. Pinheiro, Edward J. Schenck, Ruijun Chen, et al. “Clinical Characteristics of Covid-19 in New York City.New England Journal of Medicine 382 (June 11, 2020): 2372–2374.

Westblade, Lars F., Gagandeep Brar, Laura C. Pinheiro, Demetrios Paidoussis, Mangala Rajan, et al. “SARS-CoV-2 Viral Load Predicts Mortality in Patients with and without Cancer Who Are Hospitalized with COVID-19.Cancer Cell 38, no. 5 (November 9, 2020): 661–671.

Cornell Research Website Article

COVID Summit: Social Science Perspectives