Ashok Balasubramanyam, M.D., Interim Chair, The Margaret M. and Albert B. Alkek Department of Medicine
Dr Ashok Balasubramanyam, is a professor in the Department of Medicine in the Section of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism and in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology.
He received medical degree from St. John’s Medical College in Bangalore, India. He was a resident and chief resident in Internal Medicine at Baylor, after which he completed a fellowship and post-doctoral fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital.
He served for many years as director of the Endocrine Fellowship Program, and is currently director of Baylor’s Clinical Scientist Training Program.
He has been a member of the Baylor faculty since 1994, and has served in education roles for the School of Medicine and Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. He is an NIH-funded translational researcher within the Diabetes Research Center, and is chief of the Endocrine Service at Ben Taub Hospital.