Rishi Sood

Adjunct Lecturer
Health Policy and Management
Mr. Sood is Acting Assistant Commissioner of the Bureau of Equitable Health Systems and Executive Director of Health Care Access and Policy at the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene where he has worked since 2011.
His work focuses on ensuring and improving health care access, advancing health equity, and improving the quality of health care in NYC.
Research Interests
Health insurance, the health of immigrant populations, urban health care systems, and disaster preparedness in the public health system.