Chad Ellimoottil is a Clinical Lecturer at the University of Michigan. After graduating with a degree in Economics from Northwestern University, Dr. Ellimoottil worked at the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission. He subsequently completed medical school and urology residency at Loyola University Medical Center. During his residency, he completed a master’s degree in Health and Healthcare Research through the Rackham Graduate School at University of Michigan. He is currently a practicing physician at the University of Michigan and a postdoctoral fellow in the Dow Division of Health Services Research. Funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Dr. Ellimoottil’s research agenda is focused on evaluating alternative payment models, including episode-based bundled payments.