Dr. Bhavya Rehani, MD

Dr. Bhavya Rehani, MD

Bhavya Rehani, MD is the Founder, CEO and President of Health4theworld. She is a Harvard trained neuroradiologist currently practicing at UCSF. She is passionate about using technology for good and has led multiple projects as CEO of Health4theworld. Health4theworld recently won the Tech Start Up of the Year Silver American Business Stevie Award.

She is a contributor to Thrive Global and Linkedin, a keynote speaker and has been featured in SF business times, Forbes, ABC and other news media. She has won multiple awards,has close to 30 publications and 40 national and international conference presentations, is a Diplomat of American Board of Radiology and is an invited member of Quantitative Biosciences Institute Women Initiative at UCSF in association with United Nations (UN) women.

FEMALE INNOVATOR OF THE YEAR

by | May 6, 2019

FROM RURAL INDIA TO THE SILICON VALLEY: HOW HEALTHCARE NEEDS MOTIVATED A PERSON TO CREATE AN AWARD WINNING NON-PROFIT IN TECH 

While a teenager in India, Bhavya Rehani saw both her grandparents not only suffer strokes, but also the two-hour long rides to the nearest hospital that could give them adequate care.

Witnessing their pain seeded an interest and passion for medicine in Rehani that led her to become a neuroradiologist now practicing at University of California, San Francisco. Eventually, she decided to tackle the problem of getting better medical care to rural areas around the world as CE