Krisda Chaiyachati, MD, MPH, MSHP
Simultaneously, Krisda has leadership and operational roles for the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Medicine as the medical director for Penn Medicine OnDemand Virtual Care, the medical director for PennOpen Pass, and the director for the Leonard Davis Institute-Penn Medicine Research Laboratory.
Improving access to care for marginalized populations, addressing or overcoming the social needs of patients, applied technological innovations that facilitate health equity
Bringing Penn Medicine OnDemand from pilot to scale and getting outside funding to support the development of a chatbot for hypertension management
Greater automation and facilitated self-service to support population health goals such as high rates of cancer screening, blood pressure control, and lower cholesterol levels
Making preventive care and routine, evidence-based care frictionless for patients to access while keeping care personable and the providers are the quarterbacks but not the gatekeepers
Anything that improves the supply chain for goods and services
“Motivation is the catalyzing ingredient for every successful innovation. The same is true for learning.” - Clayton Christensen
I was in a ballroom dancing performance troupe throughout college
’What day is it?’ asked Winnie the Pooh. ‘It's today,’ squeaked Piglet. ‘My favorite day,’ said Pooh.
To marry my wife
Mastering a new cooking recipe