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Jaideep S. Talwalkar, MD

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine (General Medicine); Assistant Dean for Education, Medical Education; Associate Program Director, Yale Combined Med-Peds Residency Program; Director of Clinical Skills, Office of Education; Associate Professor, Pediatrics; Editor, Yale Primary Care Pediatrics Curriculum, Pediatrics

Contact Information

Jaideep S. Talwalkar, MD

Patient Care Locations

Mailing Address

  • Yale School of Medicine

    367 Cedar Street, Bldg D

    New Haven, CT 06510

    United States



Jaideep Talwalkar is a physician and Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Yale School of Medicine. He provides primary care for patients of all ages as well as specialty care for adults with cystic fibrosis. He has been involved in Yale’s administrative and educational response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as frontline care on the COVID-19 wards at Yale-New Haven Hospital. In addition to seeing patients, he teaches medical students and residents at Yale and develops curricula for medical education. As Director of Clinical Skills, he oversees the teaching of fundamental bedside skills to Yale medical students. He also edits and administers the Yale Primary Care Pediatrics Curriculum (, a guide for pediatric teaching used by pediatricians nationwide. When not at work, he chases his three active kids, coaches youth soccer, and seeks any opportunity for long-distance running and ultimate frisbee.

Education & Training

  • Chief Resident
    Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital (2005)
  • Internship & Residency
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (2004)
  • MD
    Tufts University School of Medicine (2000)
  • ScB
    Brown University, Psychology (1996)


  • Practice-Based Learning Elective
    Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic 2019
    Visiting Instructor
  • Clinical Visiting Professor
    Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile 2018
    Clinical Visiting Professor

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Alvan R. Feinstein Clinical Skills Teaching AwardYale School of Medicine2021
Brendan Kelly Award for “teaching excellence, collaborative leadership, and compassionate care”Med-Peds Program Directors Association2020
Charles W. Bohmfalk Teaching AwardYale School of Medicine2016
FellowAmerican College of Physicians2015
FellowAmerican Academy of Pediatrics2005
Physician Scholar in International HealthYale University/Johnson & Johnson2003
Intern of the YearYale University Department of Internal Medicine2001

Departments & Organizations