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    Madhavi Dandu, MD, MPH

    TitleAssociate Professor
    SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
    Address533 Parnassus Avenue
    San Francisco CA 94117
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      University of California, BerkeleyMPHSchool of Public Health2004
      University of California, San FranciscoResidency Internal Medicine
      University of MichiganM.D.School of Medicine2000
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      University of California, San Francisco2014 - 2015Induction into the Academy of Medical Educators

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      Dr. Dandu is an Associate Professor of Medicine. She received her undergraduate degree in Comparative Literature and medical degree from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. She completed her residency training in the Categorical Medicine Program at UCSF in 2003. Afterwards, Dr. Dandu attended the University of California, Berkeley and received a Masters in Public Health with a focus on international health and health and human rights.

      Prior to returning to UCSF, Dr. Dandu spent two years back at the University of Michigan with the Department of Medicine in the hospitalist group providing inpatient clinical care to patients and teaching residents and medical students. At UCSF, Dr. Dandu spends time on the inpatient clinical services supervising and teaching medical students and residents.

      Her main nonclinical areas of focus are in global health education, curriculum development, and mentorship. She is Director of the Master of Science in Global Health, a one-year program designed for students or practitioners in a health science profession or related field who wish to achieve mastery and leadership skills in the field of global health. Additionally, she directs the Global Health Pathway/Area of Distinction for the Internal Medicine Residency. In this capacity she coordinates international experiences of residents, assists with their scholarly projects, and provides curriculum for those committed to careers in global health. She is also co-director of the Global Health Core for the Division of Hospital Medicine and a senior curriculum adviser for the HEAL Fellowship.

      Dr. Dandu continues to pursue her research interests in human rights and global public health.

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      Education, Implementation Science, People with limited English proficiency, Socioeconomically marginalized groups, Migrants/refugees, Human Rights

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      1. Dandu M, Baltzell K, Nelson K, Gulati S, Debas HT, Ziegler JL. A New Master's Degree in Global Health: Reflections on a 5-year Experience. Ann Glob Health. 2015 Sep-Oct; 81(5):618-26. PMID: 27036718.
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      2. Nagata JM, Cohen CR, Young SL, Wamuyu C, Armes MN, Otieno BO, Leslie HH, Dandu M, Stewart CC, Bukusi EA, Weiser SD. Descriptive characteristics and health outcomes of the food by prescription nutrition supplementation program for adults living with HIV in Nyanza Province, Kenya. PLoS One. 2014; 9(3):e91403. PMID: 24646586; PMCID: PMC3960130.
      3. Parikh RV, Frost N, Green A, Dandu M. A leathery lining. J Gen Intern Med. 2014 Jan; 29(1):243. PMID: 23860720; PMCID: PMC3889970.
      4. Kohlwes RJ, Cornett P, Dandu M, Julian K, Vidyarthi A, Minichiello T, Shunk R, Jain S, Harleman E, Ranji S, Sharpe B, O'Sullivan P, Hollander H. Developing educators, investigators, and leaders during internal medicine residency: the area of distinction program. J Grad Med Educ. 2011 Dec; 3(4):535-40. PMID: 23205204; PMCID: PMC3244321.
      5. Dandu M. Trainee safety in global health. J Gen Intern Med. 2011 Aug; 26(8):826-7. PMID: 21660598; PMCID: PMC3138992.
      6. Gupta R, Dandu M, Packel L, Rutherford G, Leiter K, Phaladze N, Korte FP, Iacopino V, Weiser SD. Depression and HIV in Botswana: a population-based study on gender-specific socioeconomic and behavioral correlates. PLoS One. 2010; 5(12):e14252. PMID: 21170384; PMCID: PMC2999532.
      7. Bump GM, Dandu M, Kaufman SR, Shojania KG, Flanders SA. How complete is the evidence for thromboembolism prophylaxis in general medicine patients? A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. J Hosp Med. 2009 May; 4(5):289-97. PMID: 19504490.
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