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Beatriz Raquel Tendler, M.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine, Section of Hypertension and Vascular Diseases, Endocrine Neoplasia Service
Designated Specialist in Hypertension
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UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3940
Phone: 860-679-2100
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B.S.Colegio Moral y LucesN/A
M.D.Universidad Central Medical SchoolMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
Professional TrainingMedicatura RuralClinical Clerkship Rotations
Professional TrainingMedicatura Rural, "Barrios" and Amazon JungleOne Year of Required Rural Medical Care
InternshipHospital Los Magallanes de CatiaInternal Medicine
ResidencyMichael Reese Hospital and Medical CenterInternal Medicine, Categorical Three Year Program
FellowshipUniversity of ConnecticutHypertension and Vascular Diseases
FellowshipUniversity of Illinois College of Medicine Endocrinology and Metabolism
FellowshipUConn School of MedicineEndocrinology and Metabolism

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
UCONN Award of Excellence November 2023UCONN
Patients Choice Award
Patients Choice Award
President, Connecticut Endocrine Society (2012-2016)Connecticut Endocrine Society
Member of the Advisory Board of the Ethics Committee for the American Thyroid Association (2012-2015)American Thyroid Association
Patients Choice Award
Patients Choice Award, Most Compassionate Doctor
Patients Choice Award
Excellence in Medical Student EducationUConn Health Center
Specialist in Clinical Hypertension (certification)American Society of Hypertension
Humanitarian AwardResidency Program, Michael Reese

Endocrine Neoplasia Clinic: Thyroid cancer, adrenal, pituitary disorders: Endocrine causes of hypertension 

Director, Hypertension Fellowship Director, Recent Advances in Medicine

Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Connecticut Endocrine SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationPast President, assist in transitionExternalState20122021
American Thyroid Association Ethics CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberExternalNational20122015
Endocrine SocietyOtherExternalState20052008
The Endocrine SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationmemberExternalNational

Dr. Tendler pursues research in primary hyperparathyroidism and thyroid carcinoma. Her current research focuses on familial thyroid cancer. Dr. Carl Malchoff is the principal investigator.

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