Sandeep Das, MD, MPH, MBA
Sandeep Das, MD, MPH, is an Associate Professor of Internal Medicine in the Cardiology Division at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, and Director of Acute Coronary Care at Parkland Hospital. He also serves as the Director for Quality and Value for the Cardiology Division, as a UT Southwestern Health System Quality Officer, and is a founding member of the Parkland Center for High Impact Clinical Outcome Studies (PCHICOS).
Dr. Das received his undergraduate degree from Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT. He went on to graduate from Hahnemann University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, then to complete an Internal Medicine Residency and earn his Master of Public Health degree at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, followed by cardiology fellowship at UT Southwestern. After completing his training, he joined the faculty at UT Southwestern in 2007. He earned his Master of Business Administration degree from the combined UT Southwestern/UT Dallas program in 2018.
Dr. Das currently balances his time between patient care, research, teaching, and improving the quality and safety of care for the urban poor. His primary research interest is on improving safety, outcomes, and quality of care after acute myocardial infarction. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and the American Heart Association (AHA), and an Associate Editor for Circulation, a leading cardiology journal. He is the ACC representative to the 2018 ADA Standards of Care and was co-chair of the 2018 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on Novel Therapies of Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes.
No financial relationships have been disclosed.