Brandon Altillo, M.D., MPH
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Assistant Professor, Department of Population Health
Courtesy Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine
MPH, Health Systems & Policy, Global Health
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Residency, Combined Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine & Jackson Health System
Fellowship, Academic General Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Brandon Altillo, M.D., MPH, is an assistant professor in the departments of Population Health, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Dell Medical School. He serves as co-director of the Primary Care, Family and Community Medicine Clerkship, and practices as a primary care internist and pediatrician at Lone Star Circle of Care, a federally qualified health center. His academic work focuses on improving health and well-being for adults and children in Austin through community outreach and partnership, including partnering with community health workers to screen for and address social determinants of health in clinical and community settings.
Altillo studied biological sciences at Rice University and attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine. He completed residency training in combined internal medicine and pediatrics at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and Jackson Health System, where he served as med-peds chief resident. He then completed an academic research fellowship in the divisions of General Internal Medicine and General Pediatrics at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. During the fellowship, he earned a Master’s in Public Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, with a concentration in health systems and policy and a certificate in global health.
Altillo’s interests include primary care systems strengthening in resource-limited settings, the promotion of primary care access and utilization in vulnerable or marginalized populations and the intersections between pediatric and adult primary care. He also has an interest in medical education scholarship around improving care delivery in academic continuity clinics and enhancing the ambulatory experience for learners to encourage careers in primary care.