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Current Endocrinology Fellows

Kaval, Roopitha, MD
Program: Endocrinology
Year: PGY V
Undergrad School: American University of Antigua
Medical School: American University of Antigua
Residency: Baton Rouge General Medical Center
Biography Information
I was born in India, we immigrated to Canada when I was 9 years old and I grew up in Canada. I enrolled in a 6 year pre-med and medicine which took me back to my roots in India for a year and half and there after to the Caribbean where I completed my basic sciences. I finished my clinical rotation in New York completing my medical school. Residency bought me to the south to Baton Rouge. I know it looks more like a travel history than a biography but It has been a fun journey so far.

Career Interest
Outpatient endocrinology Obesity and Diabetes clinic

What you like to do in free time?
I like to workout, explore new hiking spots, learn new recipes to cook. Mostly spend time with friends and family. I love dancing and also painting.

What do you like about the program?
The program is very well balanced and you get a lot variety of cases and also very interesting/exciting pathology. The faculty and teaching has to be one of the best things about this program. The lectures and other resources for the program are very intuitive. In addition to that everyone is very kind and the work environment is great.