Aditi Vasan MD

Aditi Vasan (she/her) is an affiliate trainee at PolicyLab at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), a second-year fellow in the National Clinician Scholars Program at the University of Pennsylvania and an attending physician in the Division of General Pediatrics at CHOP. Dr. Vasan is passionate about health equity, and her research is centered on improving health outcomes for children and families living in poverty. Her current work is focused on implementing and evaluating social needs screening and referral programs, understanding and alleviating families' barriers to government benefit program participation, and exploring the relationship between childhood food insecurity, government nutrition benefit program participation, and children's health care utilization and expenditures.

Dr. Vasan received her BA in Molecular Biology and Global Health and Health Policy at Princeton University, and her MD at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She also received a Master in Health Policy Research (MSHP) at the University of Pennsylvania, as a fellow in the National Clinician Scholars Program. She completed residency training in Pediatrics at CHOP, where she also served as chief resident.