Neha J. Pagidipati, MD MPH is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and cardiovascular prevention specialist at the DCRI. She served as the Chief Research Fellow at the DCRI between 2016 and 2017 and has been involved with cardiovascular prevention research since 2011. Prior to coming to Duke, she trained at Brigham and Women’s Hospital for internal medicine residency, and then completed a two-year research fellowship in Global Women’s Health at the Brigham. During that time, she also obtained an MPH from the Harvard School of Public Health and studied cardiovascular disease prevention in women in India. Currently, her research focuses on cardiometabolic disease prevention, with particular emphasis on lifestyle modification and weight management. Clinically, she is building the Duke Cardiometabolic Prevention Program, which will focus on behavior change and risk factor management in patients at high risk of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases.
Education and Training
- Cardiology Fellowship, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2013 - 2017
- Global Women's Health Fellowship, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2011 - 2013
- Intership and Residency in Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2008 - 2011
- M.P.H., Harvard University , 2013
- M.D., Harvard Medical School, 2008