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Paula Chatterjee, MD, MPH

Paula Chatterjee, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine

Attending Physician, Penn Presbyterian Hospital|Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics|CHIBE-affiliated faculty member


Paula Chatterjee, MD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine and a practicing physician at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. Her research focuses on safety-net health care delivery for low-income populations, hospital finances and quality, and state health policy evaluations. Her work has appeared in NEJM, JAMA, JAMA Internal Medicine, Health Affairs, The Lancet: Public Health, and the American Journal of Public Health. She is funded by the National Institutes of Health and the Laura & John Arnold Foundation, and has received national recognition for her research from the Society of General Internal Medicine. She currently teaches in the Penn Master of Health Sciences in Health Policy Research program, and attends on the residents’ internal medicine teaching service. Dr. Chatterjee completed her residency and Chief residency at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She holds an MD from Harvard Medical School, an MPH from the Yale School of Public Health, and a bachelor’s of science degree from Yale University.