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Shivan Mehta, MD, MBA, MSHP

Shivan Mehta

Shivan Mehta, MD, MBA, MSHP, is a gastroenterologist and the Associate Chief Innovation Officer, Penn Medicine; his focus is on developing and testing new approaches to health care delivery that incorporate behavioral economics, design thinking, and information technology.

At the Center for Health Care Innovation, Dr. Mehta leads a multidisciplinary team of designers, managers, and engineers to develop, test, and implement new health care delivery interventions across Penn’s health system. Current projects at the Center focus on connecting with patients outside of traditional venues and managing the health of populations. Dr. Mehta also conducts health services research looking at how health care systems can leverage behavioral economics, design thinking, and information technology to improve population health through medication adherence and cancer screening.

Dr. Mehta is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine, Senior Fellow at the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, and Affiliated Faculty at the Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics, all at the University of Pennsylvania. He received his undergraduate degree in economics at Yale University, and his medical, business, and health policy degrees at the University of Pennsylvania.