Trishan Panch, MD, MPH
Trishan Panch, MD, MPH, is co-founder and chief medical officer for digital health management provider Wellframe (www.wellframe.com). He is an MIT lecturer for Health Sciences and Technology and teaches Masters and PhD students at the Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard Medical School, and MIT. Dr Panch is also on the advisory board of Boston Children's Hospital. He has set up and run primary care organizations in the US, UK, India, and Sri Lanka, providing comprehensive adult, pediatric, obstetric, and mental health care for complex populations in a mixture of urban and rural settings.
January 31, 2019
A critical obstacle to chronic disease management is that the patients most likely to benefit from primary care aren’t necessarily the patients who see their providers. Digital health helps providers support patients outside the traditional 4 walls of the doctor’s office.