Medical Director, Medicaid Markets
Rupa I. Nimmagadda, MD, MA, serves as a Medical Director for Medicaid Markets at AIM Specialty Health® (AIM). She ensures our solutions meet government program mandates and requirements for Medicaid members. She also provides clinical support during solution implementation.
Before joining the government programs team in 2019, Dr. Nimmagadda was a member of the AIM clinical programs team. As Associate Medical Director, she concentrated on our Musculoskeletal and Pain Management Solution, helping to shape its delivery and value. Previously, she served as a physician reviewer for our Radiology Solution.
Prior to joining AIM, Dr. Nimmagadda served as Medical Director of the High-Risk Follow-up Clinic and Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at the University of Chicago. While serving on the university’s faculty, she was also selected for the Irving B. Harris Fellowship in Child and Family Policy.
Dr. Nimmagadda earned a Bachelor of Science from Northwestern University and received her Doctor of Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. A board-certified pediatrician, she completed her residency in pediatrics at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York. She also holds a Master of Arts in public policy from the University of Chicago’s Harris School of Public Policy Studies.