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The community invests in Dell Med. In return, it’s our responsibility — one we take seriously — to be agents for change and to show real impact.
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We recruit and train physician leaders as comfortable taking on systemic challenges in health as caring for individual patients.
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Improving Care. Improving Health.
We’re here to make health — including health care — better. The end goal is a complete revolution in how people get and stay healthy.
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We reward creative thinking and encourage rapid experimentation, using collaborative programs to speed promising research to market.
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True health demands that the whole work in harmony, which is why we’re dedicated to partnership. Indeed, we can’t achieve our goals without it.
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We’re rethinking the role of academic medicine in improving health — and doing so with a unique focus on our community.
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Nishi Viswanathan, MBA

About

Nishi Viswanathan leads Texas Health Catalyst, a program designed to accelerate the clinical translation of promising health innovations and move the needle on better health.

Over the past eight years, Viswanathan has worked with the bioscience division of Austin Technology Incubator and several life science startups including university-spinoffs helping with strategy, marketing and business development. Prior to joining Dell Medical School, Viswanathan was the director of marketing and product development at a nanotechnology startup that develops and commercializes theranostic solutions for cancer imaging and drug delivery.

Viswanathan is a medical doctor turned cancer researcher turned entrepreneur. In addition to her medical degree, she holds a master’s degree from the College of Natural Sciences at UT Austin and a Master of Business Administration from the McCombs School of Business at UT Austin. Her career goal is to make substantial improvements to health outcomes through translational research and product innovation.