Satyam Nayak, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center and a member of the Division of Hospital Medicine.

Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, Dr. Nayak holds a bachelor's degree in neurobiology from the University of Texas at Austin. He then completed a master's of public health in policy management and community health with a global health concentration at the UT Health Science Center School of Public Health. He earned his medical degree at St. George's University School of Medicine in Grenada. He completed internal medicine residency training at Weill Cornell Medical College at Cornell University in New York City, where he was Chief Resident.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Nayak joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2016.

Personal Note

Dr. Nayak’s interests outside of medicine include traveling and enjoying food from around the world.


Medical School
St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada (2013)
Weill Cornell Medical College/Lincoln Medical Center (2016), Internal Medicine


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

IFN-? Inhibits MiR-122 Transcription through a Stat3-HNF4a Inflammatory Feedback Loop in an IFN-a Resistant HCV Cell Culture System.
Aboulnasr F, Hazari S, Nayak S, Chandra PK, Panigrahi R, Ferraris P, Chava S, Kurt R, Song K, Dash A, Balart LA, Garry RF, Wu T, Dash S PLoS ONE 2015 10 12 e0141655

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Healthcare Executives (2015)
  • American College of Physicians (2015)
  • Society of Hospital Medicine (2016)