Gbenga Ogedegbe MD, MPH

Professor, Department of Population Health, NYU Grossman School of Medicine, NYU Langone Health

Gbenga Ogedegbe, MD, MPH is the inaugural director of the Institute for Excellence in Health Equity (IEHE) at NYU Langone Health. He is a Dr. Adolph & Margaret Berger Professor of Medicine and Population Health at NYU Grossman School of Medicine, where he serves as director of the Division of Health & Behavior in the Department of Population Health. He is a leading NIH-funded scientist in health disparities research. He has led numerous NIH-funded studies for cardiovascular disease risk reduction with a focus on developing and evaluating clinic-community linkage models of care to address racial disparities in health outcomes.