Paula Chatterjee

Paula Chatterjee, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine

Paula Chatterjee, MD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Her research interests include hospital and post-acute care quality, alternative payment models, Medicaid policy, and the health care safety net. Her recent projects have focused on understanding the relationship between hospital finances and quality of care in rural and urban safety-net hospitals, and on the allocation and impact of Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital payments. Her work has appeared in NEJM, JAMA, JAMA Internal Medicine, Health Affairs, The Lancet: Public Health, and the American Journal of Public Health. Dr. Chatterjee completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital in 2017. She graduated from Harvard Medical School in 2014, and received her MPH in Chronic Disease Epidemiology in 2010. She practices inpatient medicine at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA.