Niteesh Choudhry, MD, PhD, is a Professor at Harvard Medical School and Executive Director of the Center for Healthcare Delivery Sciences at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, where he is also an Associate Physician in the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics and a practicing Hospitalist. He is also Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Much of Dr. Choudhry’s work has dealt with design and evaluation of novel strategies to overcome barriers to the broader use of evidence-based therapies. He is particularly interested in medication adherence and other issues of patient engagement, and his work employs many research methods including large pragmatic randomized trials, predictive analytics, and cost-effectiveness modeling.
Dr. Choudhry attended McGill University, received his M.D. and completed his residency training in Internal Medicine at the University of Toronto and then served as Chief Medical Resident for the Toronto General and Toronto Western Hospitals. He earned his Ph.D. in Health Policy from Harvard University. He has published over 200 scientific papers in leading medical and policy journals and the quality of his work has been recognized by many national and international organizations. Dr. Choudhry practices inpatient general internal/hospital medicine and has won numerous awards for teaching excellence and mentorship.