Prabhjot Singh

Director, Arnhold Institute for Global Health and Chairman, Department of Health System Design and Global Health, Mount Sinai Health System (Festival Underwriter)

Prabhjot Singh is director of the Arnhold Institute for Global Health and chairs the Department of Health System Design and Global Health at Mount Sinai Health System. He’s a special advisor for strategy and design at Peterson Center on Healthcare and advises social enterprises and start-ups that are pioneering new sustainable and scalable-care models. Previously, Singh was a professor of international and public affairs at Columbia University and co-chaired the One Million Community Health Worker Campaign. He’s the author of Dying and Living in the Neighborhood: A Street-Level View of America’s Healthcare Promise, as well as forthcoming books on last-mile health and how to invest in better health care.

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By 2030, the world will face a shortage of almost 14 million health care workers. In the United States alone, we’ll... See more
Community health workers, social media networks, and local residents serve as the first line of defense against global... See more
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