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Brinda Rao Korivi, M.D., M.P.H.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Assistant Professor, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Office Address

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Blvd
Unit Number: 1473
Houston, TX 77030
Room Number: FCT 15.6095
Phone: 713-568-8868
Fax: 713-745-1152

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

2001 Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, Houston, TX, MD, Medicine
1997 University of Houston Health Science Center School of Public Health, Houston, TX, MPH, Public Health
1996 Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, BS, Cell and Molecular Biology

Postgraduate Training

7/2006-6/2007 Clinical Fellowship, Body Imaging and Musculoskeletal, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
7/2002-6/2006 Diagnostic Radiology Residency, University of Missouri-Columbia Hospitals, Columbia, MO
7/2001-6/2002 Internship, University of Missouri-Columbia Hospitals, Columbia, MO

Board Certifications

2006 American Board of Radiology

Honors and Awards

2000 American Medical Association/Texas Medical Association School representative for Dallas and Austin regional conferences
2000 Association of the American Physicians for India (AAPI) School representative
1999 American Medical Student Association, School representative for the Dallas and Austin regional conferences, National officers election committee
1999 Association of the American Physicians for India (AAPI) School representative
1998 Secretary of the Texas A&M College of medicine Chapter
1996 Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Lambda Delta, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Mortar, Tulane University
1992 Board, Dean's List, Tulane Honors Program

Professional Memberships

American College of Radiology
Member, 2002
American Roentgen Ray Society
Member, 2006
Harris County Medical Association
Member, 2007
Radiological Society of North America
Member, 2006
Texas Medical Association
Member, 2007

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Barrett MO, Anderson JT, Rao BR, Vaslow D, Hoernschemeyer DG. Multilevel pediatric cervicothoracic intervertebral disc calcifications. Am J Orthop 37(7):E126-8, 2008. PMID: 18795190.
2. Birnbaum M, Wright K, Rao BR. Functional role for SP1 in the transcriptional amplification of a cell-cycle regulated histone H4 gene. Biochemistry 34(23):7648-7658, 1995. PMID: 7779811.

Invited Articles

1. Korivi BR, Elsayes KM. Current Imaging Techniques in Adrenal Imaging. World J Radiol 5(3):88-97,, 3/2013. e-Pub 3/2013.

Book Chapters

1. Rao BR. Testicular Germ Cell Tumors. In: Oncologic Imaging. Ed(s) Silverman P, 2012.

Last updated: 3/28/2014