Staff: Neha Trivedi, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Neha Trivedi

Neha Trivedi, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Current Fellow

Cancer Research Training Award Fellow
Organization: Contact:
neha.trivedi@nih.gov
240-276-7763

Neha Trivedi, Ph.D., M.P.H, is a Cancer Research Training Award fellow in the Behavioral Research Program's Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch.

Dr. Trivedi's research interests include utilizing social and behavioral scientific theories and health communication strategies to investigate cancer communication through survey and experimental methodology. Her research interests also include patient-provider communication, digital cancer media use, and health information technology as it relates to patient engagement, population health, safety, and continuity of care.

Prior to earning her Ph.D. at the University of Maryland School of Public Health in the Behavioral and Community Health Department, she earned her M.P.H. from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and has a bachelor's degree in health sciences from Boston University.


Current and/or past BRP mentors include Wen-Ying Sylvia Chou.


Research Areas

  • Health disparities
  • Social media
  • Patient-provider communication
  • Health information technology
  • Electronic health records

Selected Publications and Presentations