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Vijay Shivaswamy, MBBS, MS, President-Elect
Vijay Shivaswamy, MBBS, MS
Vijay Shivaswamy, MBBS, MS

Current Position: Associate Professor of Internal Medicine (Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism) and Associate Program Director for the Endocrinology Fellowship Program at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and the Veterans Affairs Nebraska-Iowa Health Care System

Education: Medical School: Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute at Bengaluru in India
Residency: Internal Medicine residency at OU Health Sciences Center, Tulsa, OK
Fellowship: Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Board certified in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism

Clinical Interest: Diabetes Mellitus after solid organ transplant, Type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus, Male hypogonadism, Osteoporosis

Research Interest: Diabetes, lipids, obesity and cardiovascular disease, Early Detection of Pancreatic Cancer, Diabetes Mellitus after solid organ transplant

Awards and Honors:
  • Top Teaching Award, UNMC Internal Medicine (2018, 2017)
  • Chair, AFMR Midwestern Section Council (2018-19)
  • Site-Principal Investigator currently in 7 clinical trials (funded by NIH, VA, and industry)
  • Editorial board-Diabetes Therapy and Current Diabetes Reviews
  • 2016-2021 In Training Examination panel, Endocrine Society
  • 2020-Present Member-USMLE Ambulatory Care Test Material Development Committee
  • 2020-Present CPT editorial panel, Advisor for Endocrine Society
  • 2020-2021 Item writer (Diabetes section) for ASAP (Board review course by AACE)
  • 2022-Present Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism Item-Writing Task Force, American Board of Internal Medicine.

Current AFMR position: President-Elect

Term: 5/1/22 - 4/30/23

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