Snigdha Jain is an Instructor in the Section of Pulmonary, Critical care and Sleep Medicine at Yale School of Medicine. Dr. Jain completed her medical school at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences and residency in Internal Medicine at University of Iowa before starting her fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. She joined Yale as a post-doctoral fellow in the NIA-funded T32 Geriatric Clinical Epidemiology and Aging-Related Research program to pursue her research interest of improving health outcomes of critically ill older adults. Her primary research interests include improving health equity in patient-centered outcomes of older adults with serious illnesses including critical illness and advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Her research investigating differences in healthcare delivery as a potential mechanism for disparities in outcomes of older adults hospitalized with critical illness, and distressing symptoms among them, has been funded by the Francis Family Foundation Fellowship Award, the Yale Pepper Scholar Award, and the Yale Center for Clinical Investigation Scholar Award.
|Scholar Award||Yale Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center||2022|
|Francis Family Foundation Fellowship Award||2022|
|Early Career Investigator Travel Award||Research Centers Collaborative Network||2022|
|Emerging Generations Award||American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI)||2022|