Sri Prakash Mokshagundam, M.D.

Associate Clinical Professor

Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes


Ambulatory Care Building, 550 South Jackson Street, A3G11 502-852-5237 slmoks01@louisville.edu

Biography

Dr. Mokshagundam joined the University of Louisville faculty in July 1992. He obtained his medical degree and initial internal medicine and endocrinology training in India. After teaching at St. Johns’ Medical College in Bangalore, India for 2 years, Dr. Mokshagundam pursued a research fellowship at the Frazier Laboratories for Diabetes Research, McGill University, Montreal, Canada. He came to the US in 1988 and completed Internal Medicine residency at New York Medical College and clinical fellowship in Endocrinology and Metabolism at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York. He is a member of the American Diabetes Association, Endocrine Society, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, and the Obesity Society. He is on the Finance Committee of the Endocrine Society.

Education

MBBS – Mysore Medical College, Mysore, India, 1978 MD – Internal Medicine, Post Graduate Institute, Chandigarh, India, 1981 DM – Endocrinology and Metabolism, Post Graduate Institute, Chandigarh, India, 1984 Research Fellow – Frazier Laboratories, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 1988 Resident, Internal Medicine, New York Medical College, New York, 1990 Fellow, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Montefiore Hospital, New York, 1992

Research Areas and Projects

Complications of Diabetes Mellitus
Obesity
Abnormalities of insulin secretion and insulin sensitivity