Board certified in Endocrinology
Associate Professor – University of Texas Southwestern Austin Programs
Mrinalini Kulkarni-Date, MD, is the Chief of Endocrinology at UT Southwestern Austin Programs and joined the University of Texas Physicians in 2009.
She completed medical school and residency training in Internal Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio. After completing her endocrinology fellowship, Dr. Kulkarni-Date joined the University of California, Davis, where she was Endocrine Clinic Director and was also the instructor of record for the Endocrine, Metabolism, Nutrition and Reproduction course for first and second year medical students. She is passionate about her role as a teacher of residents and fellows: the next generation of doctors.
Dr. Kulkarni-Date has been invited to speak at academic and local community venues such as the local American Diabetes Association and university programs in continuing medical education. Her areas of interest include educating residents in the management of chronic diseases such as diabetes, diseases of bone metabolism and systems improvement in diabetes care. Dr. Kulkarni-Date serves on the Endocrine Society’s Clinical Affairs Cove Committee and the University Medical Center Brackenridge’s Diabetes Task Force. She is board certified in Endocrinology.
Dr. Kulkarni-Date enjoys living in Austin and spending time with her sons and husband.