Ruchi Mathur, MC, FRCPC

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Ruchi Mathur

Director, Outpatient Diabetes; Director, Clinical Research, MAST Program

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Dr. Ruchi Mathur is the Director of Clinical Diabetes and Director of Clinical Research and Operations for the Medically Associated Science and Technology (MAST) Program at Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles, California. She also serves as a Professor of Medicine at the Geffen School of Medicine and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. She fulfilled a clinical endocrinology and metabolism fellowship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, followed by an NIH/NRSA-awarded research year at Cedars-Sinai.
Dr. Mathur is an academic Endocrinologist, with a specific interest in the relationship between the gastrointestinal tract and the endocrine system. Her research has focused on exploring the roles of the gut microbiome, and particularly the small bowel microbiome, in metabolic conditions such as obesity and diabetes. In addition to this work, she has also continued to explore the potential contribution of androgen production by gut microbes to the elevated hormone levels seen in conditions such as PCOS.
Dr. Mathurs work has been published in numerous medical journals, and she has co-authored the textbook “Davidson’s Diabetes Mellitus: Diagnosis and Treatment,” and contributed chapters to Hacker and Moores Essentials of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 5th Edition and DSaia s Obstetrics and Gynecology Womens Health Review. She is fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and belongs to academic societies including the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, Androgen Excess Society, American Diabetes Association, Endocrine Society, and Women in Endocrinology.

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