Division of General Internal Medicine

Division of General Internal Medicine
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Amol Shamkant Navathe, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Staff Physician , Philadelphia VA Medical Center
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
Associate Director, Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics (CHIBE)
Department: Medical Ethics and Health Policy

Contact information
Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
11th Fl, Blockley Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-4047
B.A. (Electrical Engineering & Economic Systems)
Stanford University, Magna Cum Laude, 2001.
Ph.D. (Health Care Management and Economics)
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 2008.
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, 2010.
Post-Graduate Training
NIH Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) Fellow, National Institutes of Health, 2003-2010.
AHRQ National Research Service Award (NRSA) Fellow, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality , 2005-2005.
Public Health Systems Scholar, Academy Health, 2007-2007.
Adjunct Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics (LDI), The Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania, 2010-2013.
Resident Physician and Clinical Fellow, Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH), Harvard Medical School and Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates (HVMA), 2011-2014.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2014.
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Selected Publications

Marcotte L, Hodlofski A, Bond A, Patel P, Sacks L, Navathe AS: Into Practice: How Advocate Health System uses Behavioral Mconomics to Motivate Physicians in its Incentive Program. Healthcare 5(3): 129-135, Sept 2017.

Navathe AS, Song Z, Emanuel EJ: The Next Generation of Episode-Based Payments. JAMA 317(23): 2371-2, Jun 2017.

Navathe AS, Liao JM, Emanuel EJ: Volume Increases and Shared Decision-making in Joint Replacement Bundles. Annals of Surgery May 2017.

Parikh RB, Schwartz JS, Navathe, AS: Beyond Genes and Molecules-A Precision Delivery Initiative for Precision Medicine. NEJM Apr 2017.

Navathe AS, Zhong F, Lei VJ, Chang FY, Sordo M, Topaz M, Navathe SB, Rocha RA, Zhou L: Hospital Readmission and Social Risk Factors Identified from Physician Notes. Health Services Research Mar 2017.

Navathe AS, Troxel AB, Liao JM, Nan N, Zhu J, Zhong W, Emanuel EJ: Cost of Joint Replacement Using Bundled Payment Models. JAMA Intern Med 177(2): 214-222, Feb 2017 Notes: press coverage: Wharton Radio, KHN, Politico, LDI Research Brief.

Liao JM, Navathe As, Schapira MS, Mitra N, Weissman A, Asch DD: Penalizing Physicians for Low Value Care in Hospital Medicine: A Randomized Survey. Journal of Hospital Medicine In Press 2017.

Navathe AS: Meaningful Dollars Saved with Bundled Payments. Rheumatology Network Podcast 2017 Notes: http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20170113/NEWS/170119946.

Navathe AS, Whittington G, Liao J, Bajner R: Guest Commentary: A Value-Based Endorsement of Bundled Payments Modern Healthcare 2017 Notes: http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20170113/NEWS/170119946 - Published Jan 3, 2017.

Liao JM, Navathe AS, Schapira MS, Mitra N, Weissman A, Asch DA: When Reducing Low Value in Hospital Medicine Saves Money, Who Benefits? Journal of Hospital Medicine In Press 2017.

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