Madeline Michalopulos, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center, and a member of its Hospital Medicine Division. Her clinical interests include pediatric-to-adult transitional care, healthcare access for underserved patients, and health inequities.

Originally from Oklahoma, Dr. Michalopulous holds a bachelor's degree in multidisciplinary sciences with a minor in medical humanities from the University of Oklahoma in Oklahoma City, where she graduated magna cum laude. She remained there to complete her medical degree, and obtained additional training in addressing the social determinants of health through the university's School of Community Medicine. She then completed her residency training in internal medicine and pediatrics at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, where she also served as Chief Resident. 

She joined the faculty in 2021.

Dr. Michalopulos is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Physicians.

During her free time, she enjoys cooking with her husband, viniculture, kickboxing and travel.


Medical School
University of Oklahoma College of Medicine (2017)
University of Tennessee Health Science Center (2021), Internal Medicine/pediatrics
Chief Resident
University of Tennessee Health Science Center (2021), Internal Medicine & Pediatrics

Research Interest

  • Improving Transitions from Pediatric to Adult Care
  • Minimizing Health Disparities

Honors & Awards

  • Golden Apple Teaching Award in Internal Medicine
  • Golden Apple Teaching Award in Pediatrics

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2017)
  • American College of Physicians (2017)