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Meryem Tuncel, M.D., FACP, FASN

Associate Professor of Medicine
Academic Office Location:
Calhoun Cardiology Center
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3944
Phone: 860-679-3343
Fax: 860-679-1250
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M.D.Cukurova University School of MedicineMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
PostdoctoralUniversity of Texas SouthwesternHypertension
InternshipUniversity of Texas SouthwesternInternal Medicine
ResidencyCleveland Clinic FloridaIntermal Medicine
FellowshipUniversity of Miami Miller School of MedicineNephrology and Hypertension

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Outstanding Clerkship Educator-2011
Dean's Clinical Teaching AwardTexas Tech University School of Medicine
Outstanding Clerkship Educator-2010
Outstanding Teacher of the Year AwardInternal Medicine Residents
Outstanding Clerkship Educator-2009
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
National Kidney Foundation and Texas Tech Physicians, Kidney Disease Awarness and Risk Assessment ProgramCommunity ServicePhysician Educator/ Consultant/ CoordinatorExternalNational20092009
National Kidnet Foundation, Kidney Walk, LubbockCommunity ServiceTeam Leader and OrganizerExternalLocal20092009
Student Research WeekCommunity ServiceJudgeExternalUniversity20092011
National Kidney Foundation Serving West Texas Advisory CommitteeChairmanExternalRegional20092010
National Kidney Foundation Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP)Community ServicePhysician Educator/ ConsultantExternalNational20072009
Texas Tech University School of MedicineOtherMemberExternalUniversity20072007
American College of PhysiciansProfessional/Scientific OrganizationFellowExternalNational
American Society of NephrologyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationFellowExternalNational
American Society of HypertensionProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
American Heart AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
National Kidney FoundationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
Lubbock-Crosby-Garza County MedicalProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal
University Medical CenterEducation CommitteeExternalUniversity

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

  • Aging and Kidney Disease
    Choudhury, D., Moshe, L., Tuncel, M. The Kidney 2011 Jan;809-832
  • Renal Diseases in Special Populations: Elderly
    Choudhury, D., Moshe, L., Tuncel, M. Nephrology Secrets 2011 Jan;362-369



Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
An Interavtive Web-Based Project to Stimulate Internal Medicine Resident Reading Using Board Type QuestionOtherSouthern Regional Meeting2010New Orleans, Louisiana
Dissocation Between Body Weight and Sumpathetic Nerve Activity in African American MenOtherAHA Meeting 2004New Orleans, Louisiana