Home Institution: Emory University
Fellowship Site: BJ Medical College
Research Topic: Postpartum diabetes, gestational diabetes and HIV
Dr. Chebrolu will spend her fellowship year at BJ Medical College in Pune under the mentorship of Daniel Fitzgerald, Jyoti Mathad, KM Venkat Narayan, and CS Yajnik. Her research will focus on determining the prevalence of postpartum diabetes in women with gestational diabetes and HIV. Dr. Chebrolu is a Global Health Research Fellow and Instructor in Medicine at Weill Cornel Medicine. She is currently completing her Masters in Epidemiology at the London School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. Dr. Chebrolu is a budding researcher whose career goal is to study the risk factors for 'lean diabetes' in low and middle income countries.