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Jai Radhakrishnan

Jai Radhakrishnan

Columbia University Irving Medical Center
51 Audubon Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10032

New York

New York (NY)

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T: 212-305-3273
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Languages Spoken: English, Hindi


Dr. Radhakrishnan is Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center. After completing initial medical training in India and the UK, he completed nephrology fellowships at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston and Columbia-University Medical Center in New York. He is the Clinical Chief of the Nephrology Division at the New York Presbyterian Hospital.


His clinical and research interests are centered on the therapy of glomerular diseases and critical care nephrology. He is an Associate Editor of Kidney International and Editor-in-Chief of Kidney International Reports.  He has served on educational committees with the ASN and ISN and is a Global Education Ambassador for the ISN. His commitment to medical education and patient care is exemplified by his numerous teaching awards and his inclusion in the Who’s Who among America’s Teachers & Educators, America’s Best Doctors and Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors.

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About Jai Radhakrishnan

Graduation Year: 1984

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Honors and Awards:

Teaching Awards:
1989:   Excellence in Teaching - Golden Apple Award, New York Medical College
1992:   Fellow of the Year - Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
1994:   Junior Attending of the Year, Dept of Medicine
2001, 2014: Best Morning Report Attending, Dept of Medicine.
2003:   Senior Attending of the Year, Dept of Medicine
2005:   Ewig Clinical Education Award, Dept of Medicine.
2006:   Daniel V. Kimberg Memorial Teaching Award, Dept of Medicine
2009:   Charles W. Bohmfalk Award for Excellence in Pre-clinical Teaching,
            Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
2010:   Member, Glenda Garvey Teaching Academy, Columbia University
2010:   Outstanding Teacher of the Year, Columbia U. College of Physicians &
Surgeons (Preclinical)

Patient Care and Other Professional Awards:
2005:   Best Doctors in America

2007:  Who’s Who among America’s Teachers & Educators
2008:  New York Super Doctors
2008:   Who's Who Among Executives and Professionals, Honors Edition
2008:   Madison’s Who’s Who
2009:  Patient’s Choice  Award
2014-16:   Castle Connolly’s Top Doctor, NY Metro Area
2015:   New York Magazine, Best Doctors
2016: Castle Connolly’s America’s Top Doctor

Special Licenses/Certifications:

American Society of Hypertension Specialist Certification


Professional Activity:

Editor-in-Chief: Kidney International Reports

Associate Editor: Kidney International

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