Devdutta Sangvai, MD, MBA

Dev Sangvai
Assistant Professor

Devdutta Sangvai, MD, MBA, is Assistant Professor of Community and Family Medicine, Pediatrics and Psychiatry at Duke University Medical Center. He is Associate Chief Medical Officer for Duke University Health System and Medical Director of DukeWELL (a wellness and care management programs for Duke employees). He is former Chief of the Division of Family Medicine. Dr. Sangvai is also Vice Chair for Quality and Safety in the Department of Community and Family Medicine. Originally from Ohio, Dr. Sangvai has been at Duke since 2003. Prior to his role as Chief, he was Director of Medical Services for Duke Student Health. Dr. Sangvai is significantly involved in organized medicine both locally and nationally. In 2013 he served as the 160th President of the North Carolina Medical Society and completed a term as the Chair of the Young Physicians Section of the American Medical Association. At Duke, Dr. Sangvai is also the Associate Program Director for the Management and Leadership Pathway for Residents (MLPR) — an innovative residency training pathway designed to develop future physician executives. He is a Certified Physician Executive with the American Association for Physician Leadership and a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. In 2015 Dr. Sangvai was selected as a Presidential Leadership Scholar by the Library/Foundation of Presidents Bill Clinton and George W Bush.

Dr. Sangvai graduated from Ohio State University and received his medical doctor degree from the Medical College of Ohio. He completed his family medicine residency and chief residency at the Medical College of Ohio. Dr. Sangvai earned his MBA from the Duke University Fuqua School of Business. He has been involved in the MHS-CL Program for 6 years and teaches courses in Healthcare Finance and Clinical Leadership.