Amimi Osayande MD is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine. She graduated from the University of Benin in Benin City, Nigeria in 2000. In 2008, she completed her post graduate residency at the East Carolina University School of medicine in Greenville, North Carolina. She spent one year in private practice before joining UT Southwestern in 2010. Her interests include Pediatric/adult obesity, EBM critical appraisal, medical and creative writing, and resident education.


Medical School
University of Benin College of Medicine (2001)
Military Hospital Lagos (2001), Family Medicine
Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University (2008), Family Medicine

Specialty Areas

  • Hospitalist (In-Patient Care)


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Spinosad (Natroba) for Head Lice
Pio Margaret Y, PharmD, BCPS, CDE, Osayande A, MD, Am Fam Physician 2013 87 June 874-876
Selected disorders of malabsorption.
Siddiqui Z, Osayande AS Prim. Care 2011 Sep 38 3 395-414; vii
The Genesis (Poem)
Osayande, A Family Medicine April 2008 Vol 40, No 4 243


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Honors & Awards

  • Fellow AAFP
    American Academy of Family Physicians (2013)
  • LEAD (Leadership Emerging in Academic Departments) Program for Junior Faculty Physicians and Scientists
    Inaugural Cohort of Faculty Leadership Training Program (2013)
  • Aesculapius Award
    Award for teaching excellence (2010)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
  • Texas Academy of Family Physicians