Please join us in welcoming these recent additions to the College of Medicine faculty.
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
Sujit Kumar Kotapati, M.D., has joined the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Kotapati received his medical degree from Windsor University School of Medicine. He completed his family medicine residency training at the University of Alabama School of Medicine. Most recently, he practiced for over two years with a primary care medical group in Bellingham, Washington.
With a background in business management and computer information systems, Dr. Kotapati strives to integrate information technology with medical knowledge to enhance patient care and prevent medical errors. Dr. Kotapati has presented extensively at national and international conferences on research topics such as the chronic care model, chronic disease management associated with depression, prevention of hospital readmission, reducing the risk of falls in the elderly, and the effects of adverse childhood events in patient health.
Department of Internal Medicine
Mojdeh Taghizadeh Khamesi, M.D., has joined the Department of Internal Medicine as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Rheumatology. Dr. Khamesi earned her medical degree from Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences in Tehran, Iran, in 2009. She completed her residency in internal medicine at Drexel University in Philadelphia in 2019. Dr. Khamesi most recently continued her training with a fellowship in rheumatology at UAMS.
Department of Radiology
Rahul Jadhav, MBBS, has joined the Department of Radiology as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Interventional Neuroradiology. Dr. Jadhav received his medical degree from Dr. Vaishampayan Memorial Medical College, Solapur, Shivaji University, in India. He completed residency training at BJ Medical College and Sassoon General Hospital, Pune University, in India and continued his training at Jaslok Hospital and Research Institute in Mumbai, India.
Dr. Jadhav went on to complete fellowships in neuroradiology, nuclear medicine, body imaging/musculoskeletal, advanced imaging, and advanced interventional radiology and cardiothoracic imaging at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, where he also earned a Master’s in Clinical Research. Dr. Jadhav also completed a fellowship in neurointerventional radiology at the University of Washington in Seattle. He is board certified in radiology. Dr. Jadhav has served as an attending at Bombay Hospital and Research Institute in Mumbai, India.