Tarini Goyal, MD


Internship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

Medical School: University of Minnesota

Undergraduate: University of Minnesota (B.S. Neuroscience, summa cum laude)


Stroke & neurocritical care

Palliative care in neurology

Medical education research


Terzic D, Maxon J, Krevitt L, DiBartolomeo C, Goyal T, Low W, Dutton J, Parr AM. Directed Differentiation of Oligodendrocyte Progenitor Cells from Mouse Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells. Cell Transplantation. May 2015; 25(2):411-24.

Das P, Goyal T, Xue A, Kalatoor S, Guillaume D. Simulation Training in Neurological Surgery. Austin J Neurosurg. April 2014; 1(1): 6-11.

Das P, Goyal T, Guillaume DJ. The Effects of Sleep Deprivation, Caffeine, and Alcohol on Surgical Dexterity. Poster presented at: Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting; September 2015; New Orleans, LA.

Goyal T, Singleton R, Molitor J. Hepatitis in Disguise: A Tale of Joints, Fevers, and a Liver. Poster presented at: American College of Physicians Minnesota Chapter Meeting; Nov 7-8 2013; Bloomington, MN.

Goyal T, Shogren C. Activity-Based Rehabilitation for Individuals with Spinal Cord Injuries. Poster presented at: University of Minnesota Medical School Service Learning Symposium; Feb 2013; Minneapolis, MN.

Goyal T, Hareid JA, Williams FG, Riedl MS, Elde RP. Opioid receptor translocation in response to DOR agonists. Poster presented at: University of Minnesota Undergraduate Research Symposium; Apr 2011; Minneapolis, MN.


2020    Alpha Omega Alpha Postgraduate Award

2015   AAN Medical Student Prize for Excellence

2013   Finalist, ACP MN Chapter Meeting Med Student Poster Competition

2012   Minnesota Medical Foundation Student Research Grant

2011   Vines Memorial Scholar

2009   Tsang and Weatherbee Merit Scholar in Biology

2009    President’s Distinguished Student Scholar