Rupali Kumar, MD

Hometown: Natrona Heights, PA (near Pittsburgh)

Why I Chose Stanford PM&R: It was a great fit - an excellent, well-rounded program with leadership committed to improving the program even further, in an amazing location!

Undergraduate Education: University of Pittsburgh

Medical School: Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago

Internship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (Internal Medicine)

Professional Interests: SCI, spine (though I have yet to explore other fields!)

Research Interests: quality/systems improvement, medical education, costs of care

Personal Interests: dance, singing, yoga/mindfulness, cooking, reading

Fun Fact: used to sing in a med school a cappella group called "Say Ahh!"