Faculty Appointments -- Rajiv B. Gala, M.D.

Rajiv B. Gala, M.D., has been appointed assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology at UT Southwestern.

He earned his medical degree in 2000 from the University of Alabama School of Medicine, where he also completed his residency training earlier this year. He completed a year-long Thomas J. Watson Fellowship in 1996 in which he did independent research on the doctor-patient relationship in traditional medicine in rural India. He was also an Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Medical Education Foundation Scholar in 2003. Dr. Gala's research interests include resident and medical student education and cost-effective analysis.