Chandrasekhar, Chitra, M.D.

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Body CT/MR/US, Faculty
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January 23rd, 2014


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Faculty Biography
Chitra Chandrasekhar, M.D.

Chitra Chandrasekhar, M.D.

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Phone:
(713) 500-7700
Fax:
(713) 500-7639
Email:
Chitra.Chandrasekhar@uth.tmc.edu
Administrative Coordinator:
Yolanda G. Tezeno
  • Title(s)
    • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Location(s)
    • The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
      6431 Fannin Street, MSB 2.130B
      Houston, Texas 77030

Education

Undergraduate
1965 – 1966
Pre-University Degree
University of Madras, India
Graduate
January 1972
M.B.B.S.
University of Madras, India

Postgraduate Training

Residency
1974 – 1975
Resident in Pathology
School of Medicine
State University – New York at Buffalo
Flexible Internship
1975 – 1976
Deaconess Hospital
Buffalo, NY
Residency
1976 – 1979
Resident in Diagnostic Radiology (Chief Resident 1979)
School of Medicine
State University – New York at Buffalo
1978
Diagnostic Radiology Course
Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
Fellowship
2000 – 2001
Body Imaging Fellowship
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Board Certifications

June 1981
Board Certification
Diagnostic Radiology
American Board of Radiology

Honors and Awards

2001-2002
Dean's Teaching Excellence Award
UT Medical School at Houston
2003-2004
Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award
UT Medical School at Houston
2003-2004
Best Interesting Case File overall web teaching case
2004-2005
Dean's Teaching Excellence Award
UT Medical School at Houston
2004-2005
Nominated for "Teacher of the Year" Department of Diagnostic & Interventional Imaging
UT Medical School at Houston
2004-2005
"Virtual Gold Award" for the second most number of interesting case files
Department of Diagnostic & Interventional Imaging
UT Medical School at Houston
2005
Awarded First Place Harvard Continuing Medical Education Book Publishing Contest
2005-2006
"Virtual Gold Award” for the second most number of interesting case files
Department of Diagnostic & Interventional Imaging
UT Medical School at Houston
2005-2006
Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award
UT Medical School at Houston
2005-2006
Best Interesting Case File web teaching case–second year level
2005-2006
Master Teacher Program UTHSC with 30% salary support
April 2006
Association of University Radiologists
Philips Academic Faculty Development Program
Certificate of Completion
2006-2007
Master Teacher Program UTHSC with 20% salary support
2006-2007
Medical Education Small Grant Award ($5000)
"Computer Assisted Radiology Education" (CARE)
Curriculum Development for medical students based on AMSER guidelines for Abdominal Section
2007-2008
Medical Education Award to develop ($9,500)
"Computer Assisted Radiology Education" (CARE)
Curriculum Development for medical students based on AMSER guidelines for Chest Section
2007-2008
Master Teacher Program UTHSC with 15% salary support
2007-2008
Dean's Teaching Excellence Award
UT Medical School at Houston
2007-2008
"Teacher of the Year" Department of Diagnostic & Interventional Imaging
The University of Texas Health Science Center Houston
2008 – Present
Senior membership
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine