Senior Director of Care Models
Office of Ambulatory Care
NYC Health + Hospitals
Amanda K. Johnson, MD, MBA is Senior Director of Care Models in the Office of Ambulatory Care for NYC Heath + Hospitals. In this role, she leads the design, implementation, and evaluation of programs to care for people exposed to the criminal justice system or experiencing homelessness. At the outset of the pandemic, she was serving as interim Chief Medical Officer at Sydenham Health Center. She continues to care for patients at Sydenham Health Center, where she offers integrated primary care and treatment for substance use disorders and participates in Northern Manhattan’s Health Justice Network. She teaches residents both in clinic at Sydenham and on the inpatient wards at Harlem Hospital.
Prior to joining the Office of Ambulatory Care, she served as the internal medicine Chief Resident for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety at UCSF. She completed her residency in internal medicine at UCSF’s primary care program based at San Francisco General Hospital. She received her medical degree from Harvard Medical School and her MBA from Harvard Business School. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Stanford University, earning her BA with honors and distinction in Human Biology and Spanish as well as a minor in African and African-American Studies. She is originally from Milwaukee, WI. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at NYU.