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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
Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3940
Phone: 860-679-7692
Fax: 860-679-1250
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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
FellowshipUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineEndocrinology and Metabolism

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Patients Choice Award
Patients Choice Award
President, Connecticut Endocrine Society (2012-Present)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 Hypertension and Vascular Diseases: Endocrine causes of hypertension, orthostatic hypotension
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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