Dr. Anand Shah is Chief Medical Officer of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Anand is also an attending oncologist at the NIH and Adjunct Senior Fellow at the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics at the University of Pennsylvania. He has scaled a science and technology incubator at FDA, designed to harness big data and advanced analytics to improve disease outcomes. Anand has provided strategic direction to several health care startups and served as an external advisor to a U.S. investment bank. He has held leadership roles in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors.
Anand was chief resident during his radiation oncology residency at Columbia University. He concurrently earned his MD from the University of Pennsylvania and an MPH in health care management and policy from the Harvard School of Public Health. Anand graduated with honors from Duke University with a degree in economics. He also served as a Canada-U.S. Fulbright Scholar.