Anju Goel

Anju Goel, MD, MPH

Physician, Public Health Professional

Expertise

Wellness, Mental health, Diabetes

Education

Grinnell College, Stanford University School of Medicine, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

Highlights

My goal is to provide information that empowers people to take charge of their health. So much of the disease that we experience is a result of lifestyles that don't support healthy choices. Even small changes in diet, exercise, and attention to our mental well-being can make big differences." 

— Anju Goel, MD, MPH

Experience

Anju Goel, MD, MPH, is a board-certified physician with over 10 years of experience in the California public health system addressing communicable disease, health policy, health promotion, and disaster preparedness. She previously worked as a county health officer and is currently a public health consultant.

In addition to her work in public health, she currently serves as Director of Professional Development at the American Medical Women's Association. Previous positions included working as a staff physician with a start-up that delivered care to patients in their homes and as a professional editor for medical software.

Dr. Goel also conducts pro bono forensic evaluations for asylum seekers as a volunteer for Physicians for Human Rights and provides medical consultation for youth with diabetes in East Africa as a volunteer for Life for a Child.

Education

Dr. Goel graduated from Grinnell College with a BA in biology. She earned her MD from Stanford University School of Medicine and her Master of Public Health from Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.

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