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Ajay D. Rao, MD, MMSc, FACP

Associate Professor, Medicine
Associate Professor, Center for Metabolic Disease Research
Chief, Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Ajay Rao
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About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Management of type-2 diabetes
  • Hypertension

Research Interests

  • Cardiovascular risk in type-2 diabetes
  • Endocrinopathies in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Research Fellowship, Hypertension, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, 2012
  • Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, 2009
  • Fellowship, Endocrinology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 2008
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Lahey Clinic Medical Center, Burlington, MA, 2006
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Milwaukee, WI, 2004
  • MD, Ross University School of Medicine, Dominica, West Indies, 2002
  • BA, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, MO, 1998


  • American Board of Internal Medicine


  • American Diabetes Association (ADA)
  • Endocrine Society
  • American Association for Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)
  • American Heart Association
  • American College of Physicians

Digital Bibliography

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