Rashmi Shetgiri, M.D.
Dr. Shetgiri is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of General Pediatrics at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and Children’s Medical Center, Dallas. She received her undergraduate degree in biology from Drew University in Madison, New Jersey and her medical degree from UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School in Newark, through a combined seven-year medical program. She completed her pediatrics residency in the Community Health and Advocacy Training program in Pediatrics at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and her fellowship in the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program at UCLA.
She is Co-Chair of the Academic Pediatric Association (APA) Culture, Ethnicity, and Healthcare Special Interest Group, and on the Executive Committees of the APA Research Committee and Research Scholars Program. She has been awarded grant funding by NICHD for her research on Latino youth violence prevention and by the APA for her research on primary-care-based bullying prevention. She has presented about bullying prevention at national meetings, to local schools and community organizations, and has been interviewed by national and international media outlets for her research on bullying.
|Medical School||University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Medical School (2003)|
|Internship||University of California, Los Angeles (2004)|
|Residency||University of California, Los Angeles (2006)|
|University||UCLA School of Public Health (2008)|
|Other Post Graduate Training||University of California-Los Angeles (2008)|
|Fellowship||UCLA Medical Center (2009)|
Shetgiri R, Lin H, Avila RM, Flores G Am J Public Health 2012 Oct
Shetgiri R, Lin H, Flores G Acad Pediatr 2012 Sep
Shetgiri R, Lin H, Flores G Child psychiatry and human development 2012 Jun
Grigg A, Shetgiri R, Michel E, Rafton S, Ebel BE J Natl Med Assoc 2013 105 1 77-84
Shetgiri R Adv Pediatr 2013 60 1 33-51
Shetgiri R, Kataoka S, Lin H, Flores G J Natl Med Assoc 2011 Sep-Oct 103 9-10 932-40
Kuo AA, Shetgiri R, Guerrero AD, Barreto PM, Perez VH, Fond K, Slusser W J Grad Med Educ 2011 Jun 3 2 217-23
Shetgiri R, Kataoka S, Ponce N, Flores G, Chung PJ Acad Pediatr 2010 Sep-Oct 10 5 323-9
Sakai C, Shetgiri R, Flores G, Caronna E, Khandekar A, Augustyn M J Dev Behav Pediatr 2010 Apr 31 3 255-7
Shetgiri R, Kataoka SH, Ryan GW, Askew LM, Chung PJ, Schuster MA Am J Prev Med 2009 Dec 37 6 Suppl 1 S217-24
Caring for Families New to the United States.. In American Academy of Pediatrics Textbook of Pediatric Care, 2nd edition.
Shetgiri R, Geltman PL, Flores G. (In Press). Elk Grove Village, IL, American Academy of Pediatrics
Diversity and Cultural Issues in Early Detection and Intervention.. In Identifying and Addressing Developmental-Behavioral Problems: A Practical Guide for Medical and Non-medical Professionals, Trainees, Researchers and Advocates.
Shetgiri R, Flores G, Aydin M, et. al. (2013). Nolensville, TN., PEDStest.com, LLC.