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Deepak Agrawal, M.D., MPH

UT Health Austin Care Team Member
Education

MPH
Harvard School of Public Health

MBA, Health Care
The University of Texas at Dallas

Residency/Fellowship

Residency, Internal Medicine
Case Western Reserve University

Fellowship, Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Brown University

Advanced Endoscopy
Case Western Reserve University

About

Deepak Agrawal, M.D., MPH, is an associate professor and the inaugural chief of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology in the Department of Internal Medicine. He is also the co-director of Bridges to Better Care.

Prior to joining Dell Medical School, Agrawal was an associate professor in the Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases at UT Southwestern. There, he led the diagnostic stewardship program at the Parkland Center of Health Care Innovation to decrease ordering of unnecessary diagnostic tests. His work on high-value care has been published in JAMA, New England Journal of Medicine, BMJ and others.

At Dell Medical School, he continues to promote high-value care and increased access to specialty care for vulnerable populations. His primary clinical interests are the pancreas, biliary diseases and advanced endoscopy.

Professional Affiliations
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
    Fellow
  • American Gastroenterology Association
Awards & Honors
  • Excellence in Clinical Practice Writer’s Award
    Society of Gastroenterology Nurses & Associates
  • Seldin Award for Research in Quality of Care & Education
    Parkland Hospital
  • Bilhartz Fellowship Teaching Award
    UT Southwestern
  • J. Dimase Research Award
    Division of Gastroenterology, Brown University
  • Best Resident Research Award
    Case Western Reserve University