P. Syamasundar Rao
Dr. P. Syamasundar Rao is a Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, and Emeritus Chief of Pediatric Cardiology at the McGovern Medical School, University of Texas at Houston. Dr. Rao received his medical degree from Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam, India where he also received initial pediatric training. He trained in pediatric cardiology in the United States at Stanford University, Case-Western Reserve University, and University of California at Los Angeles. He has held faculty positions at the Medical College of Georgia, USA; King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; University of Wisconsin, USA; and Saint Louis University School of Medicine/Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, USA. Dr. Rao has authored 430 papers, 15 monographs/books, and 150 book chapters.