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Dinushika Mohottige

Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine
Medicine, Nephrology
Box 90239, Durham, NC 27708-0239
200 Morris Street, 3rd Floor, Durham, NC 27701


Dinushika Mohottige is Assistant Professor in Institute of Health Equity Research at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and the Barbara T. Murphy Division of Nephrology. She received a B.A. in Public Policy and a Health Policy Certificate from Duke University in 2006, where she was a Robertson Scholar. She then earned an MPH in Health Behavior/Health Education from the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health and a medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, followed by Internal Medicine/Chief Residency and Nephrology training at Duke University. She engages in patient and community-centered, inequity-focused research around the impact of socio-structural factors/racialized medicine on kidney health and kidney transplantation.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine · 2022 - Present Medicine, Nephrology, Medicine

Education, Training & Certifications

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School of Medicine · 2013 M.D.
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill · 2008 M.P.H.