Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Ameet Sarpatwari, JD PhD, is an assistant professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, an associate epidemiologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and assistant director of the Program On Regulation, Therapeutics, And Law (PORTAL) within the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics. His research draws upon his interdisciplinary training as an epidemiologist and lawyer and focuses on the effects of laws and regulations on therapeutic development, approval, use, and related public health outcomes.
Dr. Sarpatwari reports grants from the Anthem Public Policy Institute, Arnold Ventures, the Greenwall Foundation, the Harvard-MIT Center for Regulatory Science, and the Open Society Foundations; and personal fees from Leerink Partners for consulting services.
Expert on health care pricing, policy, and management.view profile
Research has focused on economic issues in healthcare.view profile
Written extensively on the pricing, demand, and supply of prescription drugs.view profile
Focused on increasing access to healthcare, with specific attention to reducing prescription drug costs.view profile
Focused on measuring and evaluating population-level use and costs of medications in the USA.view profile
Focused on the economics of mental health and substance abuse care, long term care financing policy, implementation of health reform and disability policy.view profile
Focused on the interaction of intellectual property law, food and drug regulation, and health law.view profile
Focused on the effects of laws and regulations on therapeutic development, approval, use, and related public health outcomes.view profile
Focused on improving pharmaceutical coverage, affordability, and access for older adults and individuals living with chronic conditions.view profile