Meet Shakun Gupta

September 30, 2014 by

Faculty Member: Shakun Gupta, M.D.

Division: General Pediatrics

Start Date: July 15, 2014

Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Residency: Lurie Children’s Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Proudest/greatest achievement outside of the professional realm?
I’m proudest of the amazingly close relationships I have maintained in my life with my family and friends. My mom is one of my closest friends and my dearest friends have known me for over fifteen years.

What are you usually doing on the weekend or during time off?
Either traveling or exploring Charlottesville’s restaurants and wineries with my husband.

Best advice anyone ever gave you?
Speak with confidence but to listen more than you talk.”

What about you would surprise us?
That I love to cook and am a total foodie.


Shakun Gupta, M.D.

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