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Anish Agarwal

Anish Agarwal

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Anish Agarwal

Deputy Director, Center for Insights to Outcomes

Anish Agarwal serves as the deputy director of the Center for Insights to Outcomes, an assistant professor at the Perelman School of Medicine, and chief wellness officer in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Penn Medicine. At CDH, he works to develop, deploy, and evaluate digital health solutions. 

More specifically, Anish’s research focuses on the intersection of digital health, mobile health, and acute care delivery. He is interested in developing and evaluating novel approaches to help health systems better engage patients, support providers, and drive clinical change. His work is supported through various funding mechanisms and has been published in journals such as JAMA, NEJM Catalyst, Annals of Emergency Medicine, Resuscitation, the Journal of General Internal Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine.

Anish holds a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and biomedical engineering from Tufts University and medical and public health degrees from Tufts University School of Medicine. He completed his emergency medicine training at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he served as chief resident. Following residency, he pursued further training in health services research within the National Clinicians Scholars Program at the University of Pennsylvania.

More about Anish Agarwal

The mental health and well-being of the health care workforce
Digital care and support strategies for patients and providers
To build a culture of support where burnout is no longer part of the conversation
Leonardo Da Vinci
I started as an Ob/Gyn but found my way to emergency medicine
Fix almost anything around your home
Enjoying Philly with my wife and kids
Nahla, a mixed-breed rescue