Deepak Palakshappa, MD, MSHP

Core Faculty

Deepak Palakshappa, MD, MSHP is an Attending Physician and Instructor of General Pediatrics at the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).

Dr. Palakshappa completed his internship and residency at Massachusetts General Hospital after receiving his MD from the University of Alabama School of Medicine and a BS in Biology and Psychology from Birmingham-Southern College. He recently received a Master’s of Science in Health Policy Research from the University of Pennsylvania. His research interest is in policy and population-based interventions targeting childhood and adolescent obesity and food insecurity.

Contact Dr. Palakshappa at palakshappad@email.chop.edu.

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