Sanjeev Arora, MD, MACP, FACG, (born September 1956) is an Indian American physician, and a Distinguished Professor of Medicine with tenure in the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of New Mexico (UNM) School of Medicine.
Arora was born in Nangal, India. He received a Premedical degree from Maharajah College, in Jaipur, India. He completed his Medical Degree at the Armed Forces Medical College, in Pune, India and his Internship at Army Hospital, Delhi, India. He completed several residencies, first for Medicine at Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi, India, then for Surgery at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY, and with a return to Medicine at the Sisters of Charity Hospital, State University of New York in Buffalo, NY. He finished his Fellowship in Gastroenterology at the New England Medical Center in Boston, MA.
Following his studies Arora entered academia, first at Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, MA, and then at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine in Albuquerque, NM, where he developed the ECHO model
Awards and honors
|2014||New Mexico Community Health Worker Association, Inc. Lifetime Achievement Award Advocating for the CHW Model|
|Project ECHO highlighted in a New York Times Article, Opinionator Section, under Fixes, “The Power to Cure, Multiplied” June 11, 2014|
|19th Annual Heinz Award in Public Policy|