David Resnick

David Resnick, MSED, MPH

Senior Innovation Manager, Acceleration Lab, Center for Health Care Innovation, Penn Medicine

Research Interests:Reducing health disparities, sharing design methods, and exploring how food and nature improve health

About David

David Resnick is a senior innovation manager at the Acceleration Lab, where he works to reimagine and implement new models of care. His current projects help vulnerable patients spend less time in the hospital and more time safely at home.

Resnick is passionate about blending his interests in education, health, and design to tackle seemingly intractable problems. Before joining the team, he was an elementary school teacher who built a nationally recognized school-wellness program. Later, he co-founded a startup for addictively fun family cooking called Planet Murple, where he worked with Google Launchpad to pilot products and raise funding. Simultaneously, Resnick worked at Kaiser Permanente designing resources for the region’s four million patients.

Resnick earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology from Yale University. Later, he received his master’s degree in early childhood education from Hunter College and his master’s degree in public health from UC Berkeley.

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Executive Education Programs Taught

Health Care Leadership and Management: Leading Through Change

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