Wajih Rizvi, M.D. Clinical Asst. Professor in Internal Medicine and
Endocrinology at UMDNJ, is the Chief at R Endocrinology and CEO of
Research in New Jersey.
Rizvi received his Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery from Dow
Medical College in Karachi, Pakistan and his Residency from Mercy
Catholic Medical Center in Philadelphia. He completed fellowships in
Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, and Lipid Disorders at the
Medical College of Pennsylvania, the Hahnemann University and the
University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1994.
Rizvi then took over as Chief of Endocrinology at Dakota
Clinic/Innovis Health Systems in Fargo, ND and was an Associate
Professor at the University of North Dakota.
Rizvi provides a full spectrum of services in Endocrinology
including diabetes, thyroid, pituitary, and reproductive problems,
obesity/weight management, cholesterol, and hypertension. He also
specializes in female and male hormonal problems, sexual and libido
issues, as well as menstrual and hirsuitism problems in women.
1996, Dr. Rizvi was the first physician in the state of North Dakota
to start Insulin Pump therapy to treat complicated diabetes. He has
conducted years of clinical research in multiple areas of
Endocrinology. His most recent article was on diabetes mellitus in
the Journal of Clinical Pharmacy & Therapeutics. He has
presented and lectured at hundreds of national and international
forums on diabetes, insulin therapies, and a whole host of other
Rizvi is a member of various professional organizations, including
the American Medical Association, the American College of
Physicians, the American Diabetes Association, the American
Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, International Diabetes
Federation, American Association of Clinical Research Professionals,
Rizvi has lectured in over a 100 Conferences Nationally and
Internationally on burning Endocrinology topics.He has conducted
numerous CME Conferences and Seminars for Physicians,Nurses
,Pharmacists and the lay public as well.
is also one of the founding members of the Imamia Medics
International and has served at the Board of Regents and Board of
Directors of IMI for over 18 yrs.Currently he is the Main
Representative of IMI at the UN and Project Director of the Get Well
Rizvi, over a period of decade established
a worldwide network of Medical Professionals and finally launched R Research,
a hybrid model of SMOs /CROs to provide quality and precision in the
ever demanding and challenging arena of Clinical research.
Rizvi thus is one of those few physicians who combine quality
patient care with innovative Clinical research thus providing newer
and emerging therapies to his patient base which
are not otherwise available to millions.
network of Professional spread across all continents of the globe
with whom he
often join hands to do research in any given therapeutic area.
serves at the Editorial of International Journal of Lipid
Disorders,honorary faculty of Overseas Universities and at numerous
boards and committees of a variety of professional bodies and socities.
research is his hobby ,teaching his art, patient care is his passion
and he does entertain these
seemingly different yet interconnected channels with great acumen
and with a sense of pride and service.