Anjali D. DeshmukhAssistant Professor Center for Law, Health & Society
J.D., Stanford Law School, Pro Bono Distinction, 2013
M.D., Vanderbilt School of Medicine, Emphasis Law and Policy, Overall Fellowship, 2013
Pediatric Residency, Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford, Advocacy Scholarly Concentration, Society of Physician Scholars, 2016
A.B. cum laude, Dartmouth College, Government and Molecular Biochemistry and Biophysics, Freedman Presidential Research Scholar, 2007
Pharmaceutical Drugs Regulations
Dr. Anjali Deshmukh is an assistant professor of law, teaching administrative law, health law: quality and access, and patent law.
Professor Deshmukh is an interdisciplinary pharmaceutical drug scholar who researches the impact of patent law, FDA law, and regulatory practices on patient health outcomes. She draws on quantitative empirical methods in addition to doctrinal analysis to understand the impact of FDA actions, particularly for children. In addition, Dr. Deshmukh is a board-certified pediatrician, providing care at Boston Children’s Hospital Primary Care Center.
Prior to coming to Georgia State University College of Law, Professor Deshmukh was a clinical research fellow at the Program on Regulation, Therapeutics and Law at the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She previously practiced pharmaceutical patent litigation group and cared for children and families at UCSF/Marin Health and Stanford Pediatrics. She earned her law degree from Stanford University, where she externed for the Honorable Lucy H. Koh in the U.S. District Court in the Northern District of California.