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Rajesh Jain

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine

Rajesh Jain is an endocrinologist with expertise in osteoporosis and other metabolic bone disorders. He is board-certified in endocrinology and internal medicine, and is a certified clinical densitometrist for the interpretation of dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry scans. His research focuses on racial and ethnic differences in metabolic bone disease, such as differences in osteoporosis screening tools and fracture risk factors. He also has an interest in utilizing electronic health records for research and has completed course work in data science and machine learning.

His research has been published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and MetabolismOsteoporosis International, the Journal of Clinical Densitometry, and Bone. He also contributed to the upcoming 21st edition of Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine (McGraw-Hill Education).

Jain received his medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine. He completed an internal medicine residency and a fellowship in endocrinology at the University of Chicago. Most recently, he was an assistant professor at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University.

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