Anuj Dalal, MD, FHM
Associate Physician, BWH
“Using Technology to Promote Patient-Centered Communication”
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
4th Floor, Room 424
Dr. Anuj K Dalal, MD, FHM is an associate physician in the Hospital Medicine Unit and a clinician investigator in the Division of General Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He is Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. His academic interests include developing novel strategies that leverage health information technologies (HIT) to improve patient safety, healthcare quality, and value of care delivered. He has been independently funded by AHRQ, CRICO, PCORI, and Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation over the last 10 years. He has conducted many research and innovation projects that involve the design, development, implementation, and evaluation of HIT to improve test result management, care team communication, and patient engagement in the acute care and transitions settings. Additionally, he has participated in numerous national hospitalist-led quality improvement efforts, such as I-PASS and MARQUIS, in which he served as a co-investigator, collaborator, and mentor.
Dr. Dalal is nationally recognized in his field and has received numerous award in innovation both locally and nationally. He has served on expert panels and task forces, and has co-chaired conferences at the national level. He has chaired Society of Hospital Medicine’s IT Leadership and Education Committee and delivered workshops related to use of technology by hospitalists for education and patient care.
Dr. Dalal holds a BA from Cornell University and an MD from SUNY Upstate Medical University. He completed residency training in internal medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He completed the Program in Clinical Effectiveness at Harvard School of Public Health, and holds a Graduate Degree in MedicalInformatics from Oregon Health & Science University.