Quinnipiac University
Nitish Patidar

Associate Professor of Management

Nitish Patidar is an Associate Professor of Management in the School of Business at Quinnipiac University. He has more than twelve years of experience in the health care industry in several different roles. He has started his career as an intensive care physician back in India and practiced intensive care medicine. Then, he moved to the administrator position, and finally to the faculty position in Medical School before moving to the United States for education. He has worked in Telemedicine at the University of Kentucky. After that, he has worked as a health care researcher at the University of Alabama at Birmingham

His research area revolves around innovative strategies used by organizations and their performance (quality and financial). He is interested in operations management, leadership succession planning, and informational technology research. His research paper published in the Journal of Healthcare Management received a prestigious Edgar C. Hayhow Award during the American College of Healthcare Executives’ 60th Congress of Healthcare Leadership. His research has been published in several top-level journals, such as Journal of Health Care Management Review, Journal of Healthcare Management, Inquiry, and Telemedicine and e-Health.

He has presented his research findings in several highly respected academic conferences, such as Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Academy Health Annual Meeting, American Public Health Annual Meeting, Southern Management Academy, and Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting.
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  • MBBS, DAVV University
  • MHA, University of Kentucky College of Public Health
  • PHD, University of Alabama At Birmingham

Areas of Expertise

  • Healthcare Management
  • Operations Management


  • Management

Office Location

  • Lender School of Business 219

Mail Drop

  • SB-DNF