Kavita Mosalpuria, MBBS, MHA, PhD

Assistant Professor

office: ECHI, Room 2237
phone: 252-744-5155
email: mosalpuriak23@ecu.edu

Dr. Kavita Mosalpuria is an Assistant Professor in Department of Public Health at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. Her research is focused on identifying social, biological, and commercial determinants of health disparities and reduce inequities through tailored holistic interventions. She is a researcher and educator. She practiced medicine and worked as a hospital administrator in India. For five years, she worked as Surveillance Medical Officer in the National Polio Surveillance Project, a collaboration of Government of India and World Health Organization to eliminate Polio and improve vaccination in India.


  • Post-doctoral Tobacco & Nicotine Regulatory Science, University of Utah
  • Ph.D. Health Services Research, Administration & Policy, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • MA in Hospital Administration, Tata Institute of Social Sciences
  • MBBS, Lady Hardinge Medical College

Research Interests

  • Tobacco Regulatory Science
  • Health Services Research
  • Health Disparities and Inequities
  • Social and Commercial Determinants of Health

    Dr. Kavita Mosalpuria Curriculum Vitae (PDF)