Sammita Satyanarayan, MD


Undergraduate: Washington University in St.Louis- B.A. in Neurobiology and Anthropology

Medical School: University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Internship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center  

Residency: Stanford Neurology Residency 


  • Stroke 
  • Neuroimmunology 
  • Global Health 
  • Medical Education 


Satyanarayan, S. Mohindra, V. (2017) Stressed out : A case of adrenal insufficiency and septic shock in coccidioidomycosis. ACP Northern California, San Jose. 2017.

Lukas, Rimas and Chao Ma, Jingcao Chen, Hongmei Dong, Jinxin Li, Zefen Wang, Ivy Jiang,  Kai Fu, Sammita Satyanarayan, Dara V.F. Albert, Renslow Sherer. Views on Careers in Clinical Neurosciences Among Neurosurgeons and Neurologists in China. World Neurosurgery , Volume 98 , 532 - 537. 2016

Satyanarayan, S. Schneider, J. et al. Women Connected to at risk Indian Men who have sex with men: An Unexplored Network. AIDS and Behavior. 2014.

Satyanarayan, S. Schneider, J. et al. The Importance of Women in the lives of Indian men who have sex with men at risk for HIV. Consortium of Universities for Global Health Conference; Washington, D.C. 2013.


2017- ACP Finalist
ACP Northern California 2017

2016- Department of Neurology Award
University of Chicago Department of Neurology

2013- SERVE fellow
Pritzker School of Medicine

2011- Social Change Grant Recipient
Washington University of St.Louis, Gephardt Institute  

2009- Scholar in Biomedical Research
Washington University of St.Louis, Department of Biology  


Traveling, Photography, Classical Indian singing