Dhanpat Jain MD
Professor of Pathology and of Medicine (Digestive Diseases); Director, Program in Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology; Director, Fellowship in Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology
Dr. Dhanpat Jain is a Professor of Pathology and Internal Medicine (section of Digestive Diseases). He is also the director of the program in gastrointestinal pathology at Yale. Dr. Jain graduated from Mysore Medical College, Mysore, India and received his M.B.B.S degree in 1986. He subsequently received his M.D. Pathology degree from Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India in 1991. He moved to USA in 1995 and completed his Anatomic Pathology residency and Fellowship in Gastrointestinal Pathology at Yale University school of Medicine, and subsequently continued as a faculty at the same institution.
Dr. Jain is a nationally and internationally recognized gastrointestinal pathologist known for his diagnostic skills, research and teaching. He has more than 100 publications, many book chapters, books and reviews, all of which are largely in the field of gastrointestinal and liver pathology. He has delivered many lectures and participated in many courses at National and International level. He is on the editorial board of several high impact journals in the field of gastrointestinal and liver disorders. His area of expertise is motility disorders of the gastrointestinal tract for which he gets cases in consultation from across the globe. Dr. Jain is an accomplished teacher and has received many awards. He has continuously been nominated for “Best doctors in America” and “Marquis’s who is who” since many years.
Education & Training
- Mysore Medical College (1986)
- Yale University School of Medicine, Anatomic Pathology
- Yale University School of Medicine, Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine
- Yale University School of Medicine, Gastrointestinal Pathology
- Board Certification
- Anatomic Pathology, Board Certified (1998)