Prof Rajender Reddy
|Post MBBS||Left India in 1974 and worked in Aberdeen and Northampton UK till July 1977. Moved to New York in July 1977 where I joined Misericordia Hospital as a Resident in Internal Medicine.
After completing Fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology,I became an Instructor in Medicine in Tennessee. Following this I worked as an Assistant and Associate Professor between 1983 to 1995.
In 1995, I was appointed Professor of Medicine at the University of Miami and then moved to University of Pennsylvania as Professor of Medicine and Surgery in October 2001.
|Present||Ruimy Family President’s Distinguished Professor of Medicine ( about 1 % of Professors at the University of Pennsylvania have an Endowed Chair), Professor of Medicine in Surgery in the Division of Gastroenterology/Hepatology at the University of Pennsylvania ( top 5 Medical Schools in the US) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.|
|Membership and Examiner||
|Papers||Authored or co-authored over 400 peer-reviewed papers on a spectrum of hepatobiliary topics that include liver transplantation, chronic C viral hepatitis, HIV and the liver, and hepatocellular carcinoma. H citation index of publications is 82 (Top 3 % of Investigators in the World in this discipline with over 33,000 published paper citations)|
|Mentorship||I have been a mentor to:
|Editor||I have been an Ad-hoc Reviewer to 11 Journals, on 5 Editorial boards and served as Associate Editor to 2 journals, which specialised in Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Transplantation|
|Single most achievement that gives me joy as an Osmanian||Being honored with an Endowed Chair|
|Areas of interest||Teaching and research in the broad field of hepatobiliary diseases|
|Extracurricular||Global travel for academic and personal reasons|
|Personal Goals||Contribute to my discipline through mentoring of young Investigators while I endeavor at having a work/family life balance|