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Thiruvengadam Muniraj, MD, FRCP

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases); Associate Chief for Endoscopy, Digestive Health, Yale New Haven Health System; Director, Yale Center for Pancreatitis; Director, Bariatric Endoscopy, Internal Medicine

Contact Information

Thiruvengadam Muniraj, MD, FRCP

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • Yale School of Medicine

    Department of Internal Medicine (Digestive Diseases), P.O. Box 20819

    New Haven, CT 06520-8019

    United States

Research Summary

I am interested in clinical and translational research in pancreatic diseases- which includes acute/chronic pancreatitis, diagnosis and management of pancreatic cancer, evaluation and management of pancreas cysts and pancreatic fluid collections. My additional areas of interest are advanced endoscopy (ERCP/EUS), biliary diseases, and endoscopic management of bariatrics.


Research Interests

Adenocarcinoma, Papillary; Barrett Esophagus; Bile Duct Neoplasms; Biliary Fistula; Biliary Tract Diseases; Biliary Tract Neoplasms; Adenocarcinoma, Mucinous; Cholecystitis; Colonic Polyps; Colorectal Neoplasms, Hereditary Nonpolyposis; Digestive System; Digestive System Neoplasms; Duodenal Neoplasms; Esophageal and Gastric Varices; Esophageal Fistula; Esophageal Neoplasms; Gastric Fistula; Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage; Intestinal Fistula; Intestinal Perforation; Intestinal Polyps; Pancreatic Cyst; Pancreatic Diseases; Pancreatic Fistula; Pancreatic Neoplasms; Pancreatic Pseudocyst; Pancreatitis; Proctitis; Colorectal Neoplasms; Choledochal Cyst; Pancreas Transplantation; Endoscopy, Digestive System; Caroli Disease; Carcinoma, Pancreatic Ductal; Gallstones; Choledocholithiasis

Public Health Interests

Global Health; Health Equity, Disparities, Social Determinants and Justice

Selected Publications

Clinical Trials

ConditionsStudy Title
Diabetes Mellitus - Type 2; Diseases of the Digestive System - Small Intestines, Large Intestines & RectumProcedure for Inadequately Controlled Type 2 Diabetes Patients on Insulin Revitalize 1 Study
Diseases of the Digestive System - PancreasSpHincterotomy for Acute Recurrent Pancreatitis Trial (SHARP Trial)
Diseases of the Digestive System - Pancreas; Diseases of the Endocrine SystemA Dose Ranging Study Evaluating Efficacy and Safety of NI-03
Pancreas; PreventionThe Cancer of the Pancreas Screening-5 (CAPS5) Study