Ashish Jha

Ashish Jha

Department Associate

Health Policy and Management


Ashish K. Jha, M.D., MPH, is Adjunct Professor of Global Health at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. He is a practicing General Internist and also Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Jha received his M.D. from Harvard Medical School and then trained in Internal Medicine at the University of California in San Francisco. He completed his General Medicine fellowship at Brigham & Women’s Hospital at Harvard Medical School and received his M.P.H. from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

His research endeavors focus on improving the quality and costs of healthcare systems with a specialized focus on the impact of policies. Dr. Jha has published over two hundred various papers in prestigious journals and heads a personal blog which focuses on using statistical data research to improve health quality. Dr. Jha is a member of the Institute of Medicine at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

A.B., 1992
Columbia College

M.D., 1997
Harvard Medical School

M.P.H., 2004
Harvard School of Public Health

Institute of Medicine (National Academy of Medicine)

Housestaff Teaching Award1999
University of California, San Francisco

Rose Seegal Prize for best original research by a graduating senior1997
Harvard Medical School