Faculty Profile: Amal Trivedi, MD, MPH

Amal Trivedi
Amal Trivedi, MD, MPH
Associate Professor
Health Services, Policy and Practice
Work: 401-863-9941


Amal Trivedi is a general internist and health services researcher who studies quality of care and health care disparities, with particular emphasis on the impact of patient and provider incentives on quality and equity of care. His research has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine, the Journal of the American Medical Association, and Health Affairs. Dr. Trivedi teaches on health policy issues to medical students and residents and teaches a course on Quality Measurement and Improvement for graduate students.

Grants and Awards

2012 Dean's Award for Mentoring Excellence in Public Health
2011 Society for General Internal Medicine Best Published Research Paper of the Year
2009 AcademyHealth Article-of-the-Year Award
2009 Most Outstanding Abstract, AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting,
2009 Robert Wood Johnson VA Faculty Scholars Program
2008 VA Health Services Research and Development Career Development Awardee
2008 Pfizer Health Policy Scholars Award
2007 Milton Hamolsky Faculty Award
2006 Most Outstanding Abstract, Disparities Theme, AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting
2005 Mack S. Lipkin, Sr. Associate Member Award
1999 Lange Award
1994 Graduated with Distinction, Stanford University
1994 Graduated with Departmental Honors, Program in Human Biology, Stanford University
1990 National Merit Scholar


Staff Physician, Providence VA Medical Center