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Edwin                          Anand

Edwin J. Anand MD

Department of Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus

Internal Medicine; Nephrology

Professional Summary:

My main research interests are in the areas of health economics and strategies to improve clinical reasoning skills among medical trainees. I am designing a study comparing strategies that improve cost consciousness among medical residents. I am also partnering with the School Management in using Information Technology to improve the ‘test ordering’ behavior by residents in the ambulatory care clinic. My other interests include techniques to improve clinical reasoning among students and residents.

Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, Fellowship, University at Buffalo, Fellowship (2017)
  • Fellowship, Nephrology, University at Buffalo (2015)
  • Residency, Rochester General Hospital (2008)
  • MD, Madras Medical College, India (2004)
  • MBBS, Coimbatore Medical College, India (2001)
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, University at Buffalo (2008-present)
  • Attending Physician, GIM Department, Buffalo General Hospital (2008-present)
  • Hospitalist, Scudder Memorial Hospital, India, India (2004–2005)
Awards and Honors:
  • Winner of the NYS Jeopardy for Internal Medicine Residents (2007)
  • Lawrence E. Young Award

Journal Articles:
  • Anand EJ. Secondary Use of EHR. Studies in Health Technology & Informatics. 2017.

  • "A Systematic Review of the Literature" AMIA 2017, University of Buffalo, UBMD/Nephrology (2017)
  • "Cost Effectiveness of Primary Care" Grand Rounds Conference, Erie County Medical Center (2010)
  • "Cost Effectiveness of Primary Care" Grand Rounds Conference, Buffalo General Hospital (2010)
  • "Cost Effectiveness of Hemodialysis in the Elderly" Presentation, St. Ann Nursing Home (2008)
  • "Cost Effectiveness Analysis of ICU Care" Presentation, Rochester Gneral Hospital (2007)

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Contact Information

Buffalo General Medical Center
100 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: 716-859-2589
Fax: 716-859-2576

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