Amol S. Navathe, MD, PhD
Clinical Fellow in Medicine, Harvard Medical School & Brigham and Women's Hospital. Adjunct Faculty, Leonard Davis Institute, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Amol S. Navathe, MD, PhD, is a clinical fellow in medicine at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, and adjunct faculty member at the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics of the The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He is a physician, health economist, and engineer with an expertise in managerial innovation to improve health care delivery, including a focus on utilization of advanced health data analytics. He has applied his skills to health care redesign and innovation, federal policy for comparative effectiveness, and the study of provider economic behavior. Previously, he served as the Medical Officer and Senior Program Manager for the $1.1B Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) program at the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) in the Obama Administration. In this role, Navathe led initiatives to establish and develop new research comparing the benefits and harms of alternative methods to prevent, diagnose, treat, and monitor conditions. He coordinated the CER program and led $400M of data infrastructure initiatives within the portfolio. As a result, he is regarded as one of the chief architects of America's comparative effectiveness strategy. Navathe served as a visiting fellow at the council of economic advisers in the White House, as a management consultant with McKinsey and Company, and in numerous technical and research consulting roles. Navathe received his undergraduate degree from Stanford University, and his medical degree and doctoral degree in healthcare management and economics from the University of Pennsylvania.
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