Dr. Anita Gupta wins the National Academies of Practice's Patient Advocacy Award

Dr. Anita Gupta, D.O., PharmD, MPP, and assistant professor of anesthesiology, has been honored with the National Academies of Practice‘s 2022 Patient Advocacy Award.  

This award recognizes yearly a patient or care partner whose lived experience transformed him or her, and who in turn is transforming healthcare to enhance the well-being of others.

Dr. Gupta emphasizes that doctors need to look at situations through the eyes of the patient. She brings to situations her own perspective from her personal patient journey as a rare-disease survivor and uses it as a platform to improve health systems and the patient journey.   


Read more at the School of Medicine.