Ranit Mishori

Associate Professor and Director of Global Health Initiatives, Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University School of Medicine

Dr. Ranit Mishori is an Associate Professor and Director of Global Health Initiatives in the Department of Family Medicine at the Georgetown University School of Medicine. A graduate of the Georgetown University School of Medicine and the Georgetown University/Providence Hospital Family Medicine residency program, she also holds a master’s degree in International Health from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Dr. Mishori’s professional interests include: health and human rights, care of the underserved, preventive health, health communications and patient education.

As a clinician, Dr. Mishori sees patients regularly at a University-owned practice in Northwest DC. She also serves as an attending physician at the Georgetown University/Providence Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, precepting residents in the outpatient office and supervising the family medicine inpatient service (including OB) on a rotating basis. At Georgetown, Dr. Mishori has been particularly focused on teaching and curriculum development at all levels of undergraduate, medical and post-graduate education. She has worked as a consultant for the World Bank and for Physicians for Human Rights, and serves on various health-related advisory boards. A former journalist, Dr. Mishori continues to report and write on health and medicine, publishing more than two- hundred articles over the past decade in the popular press, including The Washington PostParade MagazineThe NY Daily News, and The Huffington Post