Nitin Nanda, M.D., CEO & Chairman
Dr. Nitin Nanda, founder of Aligned Telehealth, is a respected physician, entrepreneur, leader, and educator. Since founding the Company in 2000, Dr. Nanda has grown Aligned Telehealth into one of the largest behavioral health specialty practices in the US. He built a successful practice model based on clinical expertise, compassion, operational efficiency and fiscal responsibility.
He is Assistant Clinical Professor at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine and Clinical Assistant Professor in Medicine at the USC Keck School of Medicine. Dr. Nanda is Chief of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at the Los Angeles Jewish Home. He also serves as Medical Director of the Lisa and Ernest Auerbach Geriatric Psychiatry Unit at the Joyce Eisenberg-Keefer Medical Center in Los Angeles.
Dr. Nanda obtained his medical training in India and served briefly in Africa, where he worked with community hospital and clinics, caring for the very ill and underserved. He then joined UCSF School of Medicine’s Clinical Research department. Later, Dr. Nanda completed an Internship and Residency at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, where he was nominated Chief Resident. With a deep interest and passion in caring for seniors, Dr. Nanda pursued a Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship at UCLA.