Kalpalatha K Guntupalli, M.D.

Professor
Baylor College of Medicine

Kalpalatha K Guntupalli, M.D. Photo

Position

Address

Ben Taub Hospital (Office)
1504 Taub Loop
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
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Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Critical Care Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Pulmonary Disease
    American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Sleep
    ABIM

Education

  • Fellowship at Hospitals Of The University Of Pittsburgh Health Center
    10/1979 - Pittsburgh, PA United States

  • Fellowship at Georgetown University Affiliate Hospitals
    01/1978 - Washington, DC United States

  • Residency at District of Columbia General Hospital
    01/1976 - Washington, DC United States

  • MD from Osmania University
    01/1973 - Hyderabad India

Language

  • English

Gender

  • Female

Professional Achievements

  • Master Fellow of College of Chest Physicians
    10/2015

  • Speaker at TEDx Sugarland "Against All Odds"
    07/2012

  • President
    American College of Chest Physicians

  • Professor Raman Viswanathan Oration
    11/2010 - NAPCON Conference

  • Achievement Award
    06/2010 - American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin

  • Featured on cover of the Respiratory Care Magazine
    03/2010

  • Lifetime Achievement Award
    02/2010 - Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine

  • Presidential Award of Excellence
    06/2009 - American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin

  • Master of the American College of Physicians
    05/2008

  • Fetzer Institute
    05/2009

  • "My Kind of Medicine: Real Lives of Practicing Internists" - Personal Profile Featured
    05/2008 - American College of Physicians

  • Oscar Friedman Endowed Professor of Pulmonary Medicine
    10/2013

  • Recipient of the Parker J Palmer - "Courage to Teach" Award
    Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

  • Recipient of the "Distinguished Scholar in Critical Care"
    CHEST Foundation

  • Personal Profile Featured in the Book "Spices in the Melting Pot"

  • Recipient of the 2004 "World Lung Health Award"
    05/2004 - American Thoracic Society

  • "International Brotherhood Award"
    05/2004 - Bikur Cholim Hospital in Israel

  • Recipient of the 2004 Barbara and Corbin J. Robinson, Jr. Presidential Award for "Teaching Excellence"
    04/2004

  • Recipient of the 2004 Fullbright and Jaworski Academic Excellence Award for "Teaching and Evaluation"
    04/2004

  • Recipient of the 2004 Fullbright and Jaworski Academic Excellence Award for "Enduring Materials"
    04/2004

  • Recipient of the 2004 Fullbright and Jaworski Academic Excellence Award for "Educational Leadership"
    11/2003

  • Department of Medicine Chairman's Award for "Excellence in Education"
    Baylor College of Medicine

  • Master Clinician lifetime achievement award
    Baylor college of Medicine

  • "Most Distinguished Physician"
    American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI)

  • "Presidential Citation" for Distinguished Services to the Organization
    Society of Critical Care Medicine

  • "Most Distinguished Alumnus"
    Osmania University Medical Alumni Association

  • Temporary Consultant
    World Health Organization

  • "Honorary Life Member"
    Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine

  • President
    American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin

  • "Governors Community Service Award"
    American College of Chest Physicians

  • "Honorary Life Member"
    Texas Society of Respiratory Care (TSRC)

  • "Most Outstanding South Asian Female Professional of the Year" Award
    South Asian Chamber of Commerce

  • "Award of Excellence in Medicine"
    American Telugu Association

  • Recipient of the "Pravasi Bharatiya Samman" Award

  • "Distinguished Physician Award"
    Indian Medical Association of Illinois

  • "Outstanding Asian Woman Award"
    Asian Women Magazine

  • "Award of Excellence"
    Indian Chest Society The National Society of Pulmonologists in India

  • "Humanitarian Award"
    American Lung Association, San Jacinto Chapter

  • Awarded Fellow of American College of Physicians (FACP)

  • Awarded Fellow of College of Critical Care Medicine (FCCM)

  • Awarded Fellow of College of Chest Physicians
    American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP)

  • "Gold Medal"
    Osmania University

  • "Teddington Chemical Factory Gold Medal"
    Osmania University

  • "Indian Council of Medical Research Gold Medal"
    Osmania University

  • Governing Council of the Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences
    10/2014

  • Featured in "Eenadu" daily newspaper in India

  • Featured in "Andhra Jyoti" daily newspaper in India

  • Featured in "Vaartha" daily newspaper in India

  • Featured in "House Calls" Magazine

  • Featured in full length article "A Woman of Substance" in "House Calls" Magazine

  • Personal profile featured in "Femina" International Magazine

  • Featured in the "Washington Post" (July 13, page A10)

  • Featured in "Holding Half the Sky"

  • Featured in the August issue of "India Today" International News Magazine

  • Personal profile featured in "Zarposh" Magazine, pages 38-43

  • Srikala and Krishnana Medicine Chair Oration
    01/2013

  • Featured personal profile in "Medicine Woman" in "Asian Woman" magazine
    12/1993

  • Dr. Warrier Memorial Oration

  • American College of Chest Physicians College Medalist Award
    10/2012

  • Senior Fullbright Research/Teaching Scholar
    12/2012

Professional Interests

  • Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), severe asthma, sepsis, and physician/patient education

Physician Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine

Professional Specialties

  • Pulmonary Diseases

  • Critical Care Medicine

  • Sleep Medicine