Neera Ahuja

Clinical Associate Professor, Medicine - General Medical Disciplines

Professional Education

Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center (2001) TX

Internship: University of Texas Health Science Center (1998) TX

Medical Education: University of Texas Medical School at Houston (1997) TX

B.A. (Honors), U.C. Berkeley, Major- Biology Minor- English (1993)

M.D., Univ. of Texas- Houston, Medical Degree (1997)

Internal Medicine & Pediatrics, Univ. of Texas-Houston, Med/Peds Residency (2001)

Scholars in Education Program, Univ. of Texas (UTMB), Faculty Development for Educators (2005)

Honors & Awards

Distinguished Teacher and Mentor Award, American College of Physicians (2012)

Arthur L. Bloomfield Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, Stanford University Medical School (2011)

Divisional Teaching Award, General Medical Disciplines, Stanford University Medical Center (2010)

President's Professionalism Project Award, University of Texas Medical Branch (2007)

Nominated for Oslerian Teaching Award, UTMB, One member nominated from Internal Medicine Dept. per year (UTMB, Texas) (2007)

National Educator's Award, "Who's Who amongst Teachers and Educators" across the nation (2007)

Inducted as Faculty Mentor for Osler Student Society, UTMB (Texas) McGovern Academy of Oslerian Medicine (2006)

AOA Lifetime Member, Alpha Omega Alpha Lifetime Member Induction (2006)

Clinical Women in Medicine Award, American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) National Award (2006)

Excellence in Clinical Teaching "Golden Rattle Award", Pediatrics Dept. UTMB (Texas) (2004)

Gold-Headed Cane Award for "compassion, dedication to medicine, and a desire to serve", Awarded to one graduating medical student, UT Houston medical school (1997)

Administrative Appointments

Director, Hospitalist Program, Stanford inpatient general medicine services (2011 - Present)

Senior Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program (2009 - Present)

Gastrointestinal Manifestations of Henoch-Schoenlein Purpura
Menon, P., Singh, S., Ahuja, N., & Winter, T. A. (2013). Gastrointestinal Manifestations of Henoch-Schoenlein Purpura. DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 58(1), 42-45.

The Smartphone in Medicine: A Review of Current and Potential Use Among Physicians and Students
Ozdalga, E., Ozdalga, A., & Ahuja, N. (2012). The Smartphone in Medicine: A Review of Current and Potential Use Among Physicians and Students. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL INTERNET RESEARCH, 14(5).