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Eswar Krishnan, MD M.Phil

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine (Immunology and Rheumatology)

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Immunology and Rheumatology Clinic 300 Pasteur Dr A100 MC 5309 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 723-6961 Fax (650) 725-8418
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 725-8004
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Immunology and Rheumatology
  • Rheumatology
  • Gout
  • Lupus
  • arthritis

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Director and PI, Stanford ARAMIS (2013 - present)
  • Director, Clinical Epidemiology, Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Stanford University (2008 - present)
  • Member, Institute for Immunity, Transplant and Immunology, Stanford University (2008 - present)
  • Reviewer, Scientific Advisory Council (Study Section), Research and Education Foundation, American College of Rheumatology (2007 - 2009)
  • Member, Annual Meeting Abstract selection committee, Epidemiology and health outcomes Section, American College of Rheumatology (2007 - present)
  • Faculty, RAND-University of Pittsburgh Health Institute (2007 - 2008)
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Honors and Awards

  • Runner up Gold Medal for academic proficiency, University of Kerala (1993)
  • Beverly Sackler Endowment Award, Cambridge University, UK (1994-5)
  • Annual Reseach Awards, Indian Council for Medical Research (1992,1993 & 1994)
  • Research Training Fellowship in Cancer Epidemiology, The World Health Organization (1994-95)
  • Distinguished Fellow Award, American College of Rheumatology (2002)
  • Multidisciplinary Clinical Research Scholar, NIH Roadmap Inititative/University of Pittsburgh (2005-2008)
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (2002)
Residency: The Chicago Medical School IL (2000)
Medical Education: Kerala University-Trivandrum Medical College, India (1994)
MBBS (MD Equivalent): University of Kerala, Medicine (1994)
M. Phil: Cambridge University, Epidemiology (1995)



Postdoctoral Advisees

Weiqi Wang

Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

I am a clinical epidemiologist. My long-term goal is to develop ways and means of disease prevention in the context of rheumatic diseases. Currently, my core investigative areas are: 1) Cardiovascular impact of inflammatory arthritis 2) Healthcare utilization of populations 3) Methodological innovations for improvement of individual and population phenotyping and health outcome measurement 4)Health outcomes in extreme old age.


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