Dr. Alex Jahangir is an associate professor of orthopedic surgery and an orthopedic trauma surgeon at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He was appointed associate chief of staff at Vanderbilt University Hospital in 2014 and is the current deputy chair of the Vanderbilt University Medical Center Medical Board. Alex also serves as the medical director of the Vanderbilt Center for Trauma, Burn, and Emergency Surgery.
A Nashville native, Alex is a co-founder of the Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute Center for Health Policy and the author of over 70 publications. He has lectured throughout the country on health policy, as well as the delivery and business of healthcare. He currently serves on the boards of the Adventure Science Center and Healthy Tennessee.