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Mallar Bhattacharya


Indian classical musician and amateur chef

Dr. Mallar Bhattacharya is a critical care and pulmonary specialist who cares for patients hospitalized with critical illness or lung disease.

Bhattacharya's research interests include pneumonia, septic shock and severe asthma.

After earning a bachelor's degree at Harvard College and a master's degree in neuroscience at the University of Oxford, Bhattacharya attended Harvard Medical School. He then completed a residency in internal medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital, followed by a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at UCSF. He also did research training at the UCSF Lung Biology Center.

  • Education

    Harvard School of Medicine, 2007

  • Residencies

    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Internal Medicine, 2007

  • Fellowships

    UCSF Medical Center, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, 2010

  • Academic Title

    Associate Professor

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