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Kriti Thapa, M.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 275-4912

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Hospital Medicine

Biography

Professional Background

Dr. Kriti Thapa spent her formative years in Nepal, the Netherlands and New York City. She was part of the Rochester Early Medical Scholars combined B.A./B.S.-M.D. program at the University of Rochester, where she received her undergraduate degree in Biology, with a cluster in Epidemiology and M.D. degree with Distinction in Research and Community Health. She obtained her M.P.H. degree, with concentrations in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, at the CUNY School of Public Health in New York City. Dr. Thapa completed her residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Additionally, she has presented her work on refugee health nationally, and is published in public health and medical journals, which includes research on transitions of care, preventative and quality improvement strategies to combat the opioid epidemic and neurocysticercosis. She is now a hospitalist within the Department of Medicine and aims to deliver high value, compassionate and culturally competent care to all of our patients.

Credentials

Education

2018
MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

06/25/2019 - 06/24/2021
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

06/25/2018 - 06/24/2019
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

Awards


23rd Annual Resident Poster Day 1st Place, Research/QI
Location: URMC


New York Society of Addiction Medicine (NYSAM) Residency Competition Winner 2019
Location: New York, NY


Raphael Dolin Resident Research Award 2021
Location: URMC


Class of 1996 Community Service Award 2018
Location: URMC

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Publications

Journal Articles

12/2020
Train MK, Patel N, Thapa K, Pasho M, Acquisto NM. "Dispensing a Naloxone Kit at Hospital Discharge: A Retrospective QI Project." The American journal of nursing.. 2020 Dec 0; 120(12):48-52.

2/1/2018
Thapa K, Romo ML, Carpio A, Leslie D, Andrews H, Hauser WA, Kelvin EA. "The effect of albendazole treatment on non-seizure outcomes in patients with symptomatic neurocysticercosis." Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.. 2018 Feb 1; 112(2):73-80.

8/2017
Thapa K, Kelvin EA. "Peer Victimization and Unhealthy Weight Control Behaviors-the Role of Intersecting Identities among New York City Youth." Journal of urban health : bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine.. 2017 Aug 0; 94(4):506-513.

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