Melissa DiCarlo, MPH, MS

Lecturer

Melissa DiCarlo

Contact

834 Chestnut Street
Suite 314
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Email Melissa DiCarlo

215-503-9348
215-503-9506 fax

Melissa DiCarlo, MPH, MS

Lecturer

Research & Practice Interests

Cancer Prevention and Control
Health Communication
Patient and Stakeholder Engagement
Built Environment and Impact on Health Outcomes

Education

MPH, Thomas Jefferson University
MS, Boston University
BS, Penn State University

Publications

University Appointment

Lecturer, Jefferson College of Population Health
Clinical Research Coordinator, Division of Population Sciences, Department of Medical Oncology
Associate Director, Clinical & Translational Research, Scholarly Inquiry Program, Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Teaching

Foundations of Public Health

Biography

Melissa DiCarlo, Senior Clinical Research Coordinator in the Division of Population Science, Department of Medical Oncology at Thomas Jefferson University, has been teaching Foundations of Public Health since 2018.  Melissa’s work focuses on cancer prevention and screening, with a strong focus on using patient engagement tools for optimal study outcomes.  Melissa also serves as Associate Director in the Clinical Translational Research Track of the Scholarly Inquiry Program in the Medical College, where she teaches workshops on survey research methods and assists students in developing and carrying out research projects.  Melissa is currently a doctoral student in the Population Health Program at Jefferson, where she explores barriers and facilitators to use of the Schuylkill Trail among trail users and neighborhood residents.