Nidhi Rohatgi, MD MS

Nidhi Rohatgi, MD MS

Hospitalist


Clinical Professor, Medicine Clinical Professor (By courtesy), Neurosurgery

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Additional Languages Spoken:
Hindi

Biography


Nidhi Rohatgi, MD, MS, SFHM is a Clinical Professor of Medicine and Section Chief for Surgical Co-management (Neurosurgery, Orthopedic surgery, and ENT) in the Division of Hospital Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine. She primarily manages medical co-morbidities and strives to prevent medical complications in post-surgical patients in the hospital setting. She has led several quality improvement and clinical research studies and is passionate about finding innovative, cost-efficient and sustainable solutions in healthcare. She serves as an investigator in NIH and industry sponsored clinical trials and is the Director of Clinical Research (Palo Alto) in the Division of Hospital Medicine and an Affiliated Faculty at the Center for Artificial Intelligence in Medicine and Imaging at Stanford University. She is an invited speaker at national and international meetings and serves on several national committees. She is the recipient of local, national, and international awards for her work as a clinician, educator, and researcher. She is a strong advocate for patient experience and serves as the Medical Director for the Clinical Advice Services at Stanford Health Care.

Professional Summary


Education & Certifications
  • Residency: St Vincent Charity Hospital (2009) OH
  • Master of Science, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Epidemiology and Biostatistics (2006)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (2009)
  • Medical Education: Maulana Azad Medical College (2002) India

Honors & Awards
  • Best Clinical Innovation Award, Perioperative Summit (National Meeting by SPAQI) (2022)
  • Best Oral Presentation Award, World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, London, UK (2018)
  • Best Poster in Research category (2nd Place in Wild card category), Society of Hospital Medicine National Meeting (2018)
  • Best Research Project Award, Case Western Reserve University/St Vincent Medical Center, OH (2007)
  • C-I-CARE Service Spotlight Award for Compassionate care, Stanford Health Care (2021)
  • Division Teaching Award, Stanford University School of Medicine (2019)
  • Finalist, Poster Presentation in Research category, Society of Hospital Medicine National Meeting (2022)
  • Finalist, Teamwork in Quality Improvement Award for Stanford’s delirium initiative, Society of Hospital Medicine National Meeting (2017)
  • First place in International Research Competition, Perioperative Care Congress, Toronto, Canada (2019)
  • Malinda S. Mitchell Quality Award for delirium prevention and management protocol in non-ICU, Stanford Health Care (2016)
  • Malinda S. Mitchell Quality Award for development of Perioperative Medicine Program (Co-Recipient), Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2013)
  • Malinda S. Mitchell Quality Award, Honorable Mention, Stanford Medicine (Appointments before discharge for high risk patients) (2023)
  • Nation's Top Hospitalist, American College of Physicians (2019)
  • Nominated for Best Teacher Award, University of Pittsburgh, PA (2011)
  • Nominated for Denise O’Leary Award (by Board of Directors), Stanford Health Care (for clinical excellence, integrity, humility, inclusiveness, collaboration) (2022)
  • Nominated for Denise O’Leary Award (by Board of Directors), Stanford Health Care (for clinical excellence, integrity, humility, inclusiveness, collaboration) (2023)
  • Nominated for John P. McGovern Award for Outstanding Teaching Assistant, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (2006)
  • Outstanding Poster Presentation, Texas Infectious Diseases Society Annual Meeting (2007)
  • Recognition by Patient Experience for Telemedicine Initiative (Clinical Advice Service/ED), Stanford Health Care MedStaff Awards (2023)
  • Representative for American College of Cardiology’s Discussion on Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, National Society of Hospital Medicine (Meeting at Washington, DC) (2021)
  • Representative for American College of Cardiology’s Discussion on Type 2 MI, National Society of Hospital Medicine (Meeting at Washington DC) (2019)
  • Resident of the Year, Case Western Reserve University/St Vincent Medical Center, OH (2009)
  • Second place, Poster presentation, American College of Physicians, Northern California Chapter Meeting (2016)
  • Selected for Physician in Spotlight, Shared Leadership Council’s Professional Recognition Program, Stanford Health Care (2021)
  • Senior Fellow in Hospital Medicine, National Society of Hospital Medicine (2019)
  • Top 10 National Clinical Research Achievement Award (Rohatgi served as Co-I/ACTT-1 trial), Clinical Research Foundation, Inc. (2021)

Memberships
  • Member, National Practice Management Committee, Society of Hospital Medicine (2024 - Present)
  • Member, Ambulatory Leadership Committee, Stanford Medicine, CA (2023 - Present)
  • Core Committee Member, Appointments before discharge for Hospital Medicine, Stanford Health Care, CA (2022 - Present)
  • Member, Readmissions Management Guidance Team, Stanford Health Care (2021 - Present)
  • National Leadership Committee Member, Writing Challenge, Multi-institution effort to facilitate scientific writing, sponsored by the National Society of Hospital Medicine (2021 - Present)
  • Member, Clinical Pathways Committee, Stanford Health Care, CA (2021 - 2021)
  • Member, National Planning Committee, Perioperative and Consultative Medicine, Society of Hospital Medicine (2019 - Present)
  • Innovations Committee (National/Research), Society of Hospital Medicine (2019 - 2024)
  • Member, National Research Committee, Society of Hospital Medicine (2019 - 2024)
  • Shark Tank Session Committee/Organizer, Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting (2019 - 2024)
  • Member, National Membership Committee, Society of Hospital Medicine (2019 - 2022)
  • Member, National Hospital Quality and Patient Safety Committee, Society of Hospital Medicine (2018 - 2022)
  • Member, Clinician educators Appointments and Promotions Committee, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine (2018 - 2021)
  • Member, Neurosurgery Quality Council, Stanford University (2017 - Present)
  • Member, Quality, Patient Safety, and Clinical Effectiveness Committee, Stanford Health Care (2017 - 2021)
  • MD Admission File Reviewer Sub-committee, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA (2017 - 2018)
  • Medicine Professional Practice Evaluation Committee / Case Review Committee, Stanford Health Care, CA (2017 - 2018)
  • Member, Senior care design team, Value streaming and designing an improved healthcare delivery model for our seniors, Stanford Health Care, CA (2017 - 2018)
  • Member, Medication Safety Committee, Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2015 - Present)
  • Member, World Health Organization External Advisory Committee, Stanford University Medical Center (2014 - 2014)
  • Founder/Member, SHC Delirium Task Force (non-ICU), Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2013 - Present)
  • Member (Fellow, 2016-2017), American College of Physicians (2013 - 2017)
  • Collaborator, Neurosurgery Pain Management Task Force, Stanford University School of Medicine (2013 - 2013)
  • Team Member, Neurosurgery Length of Stay (Lean Rapid Process Improvement Workshop), Stanford University School of Medicine, CA (2012 - 2013)
  • Member, Sepsis Committee, Sutter Health, CA (2012 - 2012)
  • Member, Society of Hospital Medicine (2011 - Present)
  • Member, Risk Management and Patient Safety Committee, Sutter Health, CA (2011 - 2012)
  • Physician Champion and Subject Matter Expert for Electronic Health Records (EPIC), Sutter Health, CA (2011 - 2012)
  • Member, Readmission Initiative Committee, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA (2010 - 2011)
  • Member, Venous Thromboembolism Committee, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA (2010 - 2011)
  • Member, Ethics Committee, Case Western Reserve University, OH (2007 - 2009)
  • Member, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Case Western Reserve University, OH (2007 - 2009)
  • Member, Housestaff Committee, Case Western Reserve University, OH (2007 - 2008)

Administrative Appointments
  • Affiliate Faculty, Center for Artificial Intelligence in Medicine and Imaging, Stanford Medicine (2023 - Present)
  • Chief, Surgical Co-management Section, Division of Hospital Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine (2019 - Present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor/Hospitalist, Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA (2009 - 2011)
  • Clinical Associate, Internal Medicine and General Cardiology, Delhi, India (2001 - 2003)
  • Co-Chair, Medication Safety Committee, Stanford Health Care (2017 - 2019)
  • Co-Director, Clinical Research, Division of Hospital Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine (2020 - Present)
  • Editor-in-Chief, JMIR Perioperative Medicine (2023 - Present)
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Brown Hospital Medicine (2022 - Present)
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX (2005 - 2006)
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Intermediate Biostatistics (Levels I-II), School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, TX (2004 - 2005)
  • Hospitalist and Co-Director (General Medicine, Medical/Surgical Oncology, Nephrology), Sutter Health, CA (2011 - 2012)
  • Medical Director, Clinical Advice Services, Patient Experience, Stanford Health Care (2015 - 2018)
  • Medical Director, Clinical Advice Services, Patient Experience, Stanford Health Care (2021 - Present)
  • Medical Director, Patient Health Education, Engagement and Promotion, Patient Experience, Stanford Health Care (2018 - 2021)
  • Perioperative Medicine Executive Council, Society of Hospital Medicine (2019 - Present)
  • Research Coordinator, Heart Care Foundation of India (2002 - 2003)
  • Research Fellow, Department of Infectious Diseases, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX (2005 - 2005)

Publications

Specializing In

  • Hospital Medicine

Practice Locations


Stanford Hospital Stanford, CA
Stanford, CA

300 - 500 Pasteur Drive

Stanford , CA 94304

(650) 723-4000

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