Ritwick Agrawal, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Baylor College of Medicine

Ritwick Agrawal, M.D. Photo

Positions

Assistant Professor
Medicine-Pulmonary
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX US

Staff Physician
Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center

Address

Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center (Clinic)
2002 Holcombe Blvd., 111i
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
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Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Pulmonary Disease American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Sleep Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

  • Fellowship at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    06/2008 - Pittsburgh United States

    Critical Care Medicine

  • Clinical Fellowship at Georgetown University Hospital
    06/2010 - Washington, D.C. United States

    Pulmonary Medicine

  • Clinical Fellowship at Drexel University College of Medicine
    06/2014 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States

    Sleep Medicine

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

Gender

  • Male

Professional Statement

Ritwick Agrawal MD is an Assistant Professor in the Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine Section at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Agrawal currently serves at the Sleep Program for the Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, which serves a large population of veterans with sleep apnea, insomnia, and other sleep disorders. In addition to the practice of sleep medicine, his clinical practice includes working in the Medical Intensive Care Unit and Pulmonary Medicine service. Dr. Agrawal is a clinical educator with a commitment to education in sleep medicine for medical trainees and practicing physicians. He has been awarded outstanding faculty of the year on multiple occasions. Dr. Agrawal has been active in numerous local and national committees and leadership roles. He is a crucial member of the core curriculum of the sleep medicine fellowship program. He has been invited as an expert speaker at various national organizations such as the American College of Chest Physicians and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. He was the director of the "Sleep Medicine in Primary Care" regional symposium in 2019. He serves on the Sleep Network for the American College of Chest Physicians. He is also the co-chairman of the sepsis task force at that Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center. Dr. Agrawal's research interest primarily involves sleep disorders, including obstructive and central sleep apnea and insomnia. He has been invited as a participant of the Young Investigator research forum of the American Academy of sleep medicine. He has published in various peer-reviewed journals. He has authored book chapters related to sleep medicine as well. Dr. Agrawal's clinical interests include sleep-disordered breathing and sepsis. His clinical practice includes traditional face to face visits as well as telemedicine.

Professional Achievements

  • Outstanding Faculty of the year
    07/2019 - Baylor College of Medicine - Section of Pulmonary, Critical care and Sleep Medicine (Sleep Medicine)

  • Outstanding faculty of the year
    07/2018 - Baylor College of Medicine -- Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep medicine section (Sleep Medicine)

  • Young investigator research award (honorable)
    06/2014 - American Academy of Sleep Medicine

  • Fellow
    American College of Chest Physicians

Professional Interests

  • Obstructive sleep apnea, central sleep apnea

Professional Specialties

  • Sleep Disorders

  • Critical Care Medicine

  • Pulmonary Diseases