Program Director


ChakrabartyShouvik-Med01Dr. Shouvik Chakrabarty is the Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Training Program at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. A native Oklahoman, he graduated from the University of Tulsa with a Bachelor of Science in 1995 and received his Doctorate in Medicine from the University of Oklahoma in 1999. Dr. Chakrabarty completed his internship and residency at OU in 2002 and subsequently joined the faculty under the section of General Internal Medicine. He has been intimately involved with the residency program since joining the faculty, first as an Associate Program Director beginning in 2009, and then as the Program Director when he was appointed in 2015.

During his time with the residency program, he has been a leader in various residency related improvement projects including developing and implementing a Quality Improvement Program, a High Value Care Program, and an ACGME-based pilot in cardiology. He remains active in residency education by serving as a faculty attending in the resident longitudinal clinic two days a week and attending on inpatient services three months a year. Dr. Chakrabarty has also received various student and resident teaching awards including “Outstanding Physician Teacher” in 2011 and 2012. With our robust hospitals and educational campus combined with an impressive and collegial faculty and house staff, Dr. Chakrabarty believes that the OU Internal Medicine Residency Program ​trains residents to become excellent comprehensive internists and gives the solid foundation needed to succeed in medicine subspecialties.

Outside of the residency program, Dr. Chakrabarty enjoys spending time with his family and cheering on the OKC Thunder.  Dr. Chakrabarty met his wife while they were coresidents, and she is now a faculty member in the section of hematology/oncology. They live with their two young daughters in Southwest Oklahoma City.