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“Defining Leptin’s Role in Influenza Infection”



Kartik Rajagopalan, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center


About Kartik Rajagopalan:

Dr. Rajagopalan earned his medical and doctoral degrees at UT Southwestern, where he studied metabolic fluxes during cell proliferation in the lab of Ralph DeBerardinis, M.D., Ph.D. He then completed his internal medicine residency training and advanced training in pulmonary and critical care medicine at Columbia University in New York. His post-doctoral work in the lab of Jeffrey Friedman, M.D., Ph.D., at Rockefeller University included investigating the role of leptin signaling during influenza and COVID infection.


Dr. Rajagopalan joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2023.

Event Details

Meeting ID: 933 6451 4152
Passcode: 870285