Dr. O. Kenrik Duru reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Duru is an associate professor in residence at the David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California-Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California.
Education and Training
MD: University of California-San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, 1996
Residency in Internal Medicine: University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, IL, 1996–1999
Chief Resident in Internal Medicine: Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL, 1999–2000
Research Fellowship: University of California-Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, 2001–2004
American Board of Internal Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California-Los Angeles , Los Angeles, CA:
Associate Professor in Residence, 2011–present
Assistant Professor in Residence, 2004–2011
Clinical Instructor, University of California-Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles CA, 2001–2004
Clinical Instructor, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL, 1999–2001
The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.