Anish P. Mahajan, MD, MS, MPH

Anish Mahajan is currently Chief Medical Officer at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and Associate Dean of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Harbor-UCLA Medical Center is a Level I Trauma Center and major academic teaching hospital in Los Angeles County with over 300 full-time faculty physicians and nearly 450 residents and fellows in more than 30 accredited graduate medical education training programs. From 2012 through mid-2016, Anish was Director of System Planning, Improvement, & Data Analytics for the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS), where he helped lead organizational transformation under the Affordable Care Act and oversaw multiple system-wide units including the Office of Planning & Data Analytics, Enterprise Health Information Management Division, and Section 1115 Medicaid Waiver performance improvement initiatives. Since 2014, Anish has also served as Chair of the Board of the Los Angeles Network for Enhanced Services (LANES), a 501(c)(3) organization that is establishing a Health Information Exchange. From 2009 to 2010, he served as a White House Fellow in the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), where he was a special advisor to Director Peter Orszag. At OMB, he worked on health reform, rule development for the HITECH Act, and other health policy strategy and regulation. Anish received a B.A. in Public Policy and M.D. from Brown University. He also earned a M.P.H. in Population Health from Harvard School of Public Health and M.S in Health Services from UCLA. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program at UCLA Medical Center.