Rishi Mehta

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical Educator)

Director, Clinical Efficiency, Keck Hospital of USC

Director, Hospital Medicine, Keck Medical Center of USC

Chief, Division of Hospital & Palliative Medicine

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  • American College of Physicians—National Doctor’s Dilemma Competition : Represented State of New York in National Competition, 2015
  • American College of Physicians—New York Doctor’s Dilemma Competition: Represented SBUH Internal Medicine Residency in New York Competition, 2014-2015
  • Andy Guitteri Memorial Award: Intern of the Year, 2014
  • Honors Sophomore Certificate at the University of Connecticut: Recipient, 2004
  • Dean’s List for Liberal Arts & Sciences at the University of Connecticut: Recipient, 2003-2007
  • Academic Excellence Scholarship, 2002-2006


  • A Programmatic Response, Including Bamlanivimab or Casirivimab-imdevimab Administration, Reduces Hospitalization and Death in COVID-19 Positive Abdominal Transplant Recipients Transplantation. 2022 02 01; 106(2):e153-e157. . View in PubMed
  • Brief ampakine treatments slow the progression of Huntington’s disease phenotypes in R6/2 mice Neurobiol Dis. 2011 Feb; 41(2):436-44. . View in PubMed