Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Namratha R Kandula, MD, MPH

Namratha R Kandula, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics) and Preventive Medicine

Focus of Work

Bio

My primary research interests are to: 1) Eliminate health disparities by working with individuals and their communities to develop prevention interventions that reach underserved populations; 2) Inform health care system delivery of prevention that is patient and community-centered. My research integrates perspectives and methods from public health, social sciences, clinical science and public engagement because finding solutions to health disparities in an increasingly diverse U.S. population...[Read full text]My primary research interests are to: 1) Eliminate health disparities by working with individuals and their communities to develop prevention interventions that reach underserved populations; 2) Inform health care system delivery of prevention that is patient and community-centered. My research integrates perspectives and methods from public health, social sciences, clinical science and public engagement because finding solutions to health disparities in an increasingly diverse U.S. population requires working across disciplines and beyond the walls of academia.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD, MPH: Tufts University School of Medicine (1998)
  • Residency: Bellevue Hospital Center (2001)
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine