Vidya Sivaraman, MD

Vidya Sivaraman

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Vidya Sivaraman, MD is a pediatric rheumatologist at Nationwide Children's Hospital and the Ohio State University, where she serves as the director of the pediatric rheumatology fellowship program. Her research interests include Localized Scleroderma, Childhood Vasculitis, Childhood-Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and quality improvement. She serves on the local leadership Board for the Arthritis Foundation where she is the Medical chair, regional chair for the JA National committee and chair of the local JA committee. Her mission is to raise awareness about juvenile arthritis, lupus and other less common rheumatic diseases in children, through better education of families and other medical professionals.

See Vidya Sivaraman’s Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Patient Care
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Tamil
Academic and Clinical Areas
  • Rheumatology
    Physician Team
  • Primary Department
  • Primary Section
Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Kazi Uzair Award, Best Resident at New York Medical College, 1998
  • Pope Paul Prize: Best Medical Student, St. John's Medical College, 1994
  • Medical Chair, Regional JA Chair, Mission committee chair, member of local leadership board, Arthritis Foundation, 2015 - Present
  • Member, ACR, 2011 - Present
  • Fellow Member, AAP, 2005 - Present

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 08/04/2014

Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Rheumatology
  • Pediatrics
Fellowship Washington University School of Medicine Date Completed: 06/30/2001
Residency Westchester Medical Center Date Completed: 04/30/1998
Medical School St. John's Medical College Hospital Date Completed: 04/30/1994
Professional Experience

2014 - Present Nationwide Children's Hospital, Assistant Professor

2011 - 2014 LSU-SHreveport, Assistant Professor

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