Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Rishi K Agrawal, MD, MPH

Rishi K Agrawal, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Hospital-Based Medicine)

Focus of Work

Bio

The innovations of pediatric specialty care have extended the lives of children with complex medical needs, neurological impairment, and technology dependence. However, our systems of care have difficulty meeting the complex needs of this emerging population. Challenges lie in coordination of care through a vast continuum that includes hospital systems, primary care, home health, etc. My interests lie in defining this population of patients; studying their needs on clinical and systems levels...[Read full text]The innovations of pediatric specialty care have extended the lives of children with complex medical needs, neurological impairment, and technology dependence. However, our systems of care have difficulty meeting the complex needs of this emerging population. Challenges lie in coordination of care through a vast continuum that includes hospital systems, primary care, home health, etc. My interests lie in defining this population of patients; studying their needs on clinical and systems levels, and advocating for quality improvement.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: Northwestern University/Feinberg School of Medicine (2001)
  • MPH: Northwestern University (2001)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Children’s Memorial Hospital), Pediatrics (2004)
  • Board Certification: Pediatrics

Contact

Administrative office: 312-227-7413

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box 152
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611