Lakshmi Rangaswamy, DO
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 12/05/2019



OhioHealth/ Riverside Methodist Hospital Medical Education, Columbus, Ohio; 9/2017-present

OhioHealth/ John J. Gerlach Center for Senior Health, Columbus, Ohio; 9/2017-present



Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Geriatric Fellowship, Winston-Salem, North Carolina; July 2016-June 2017

Riverside Methodist Hospital Internal Medicine Residency, Columbus, Ohio; June 2016

Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, D.O., Athens, Ohio; May 2013

Youngstown State University, B.S. Biology, Chemistry minor, Youngstown, Ohio; May 2009

Cambridge High School, Cambridge, Ohio; June 2005

Honors and Awards


Riverside Methodist Hospital

Ohio Health Research Symposium 2nd place for “Excellence in Poster Presentation, Columbus, Ohio; 2015 Clinical vignette:

              Rangaswamy, L., Jordan, K., DeAndrade, R. “A case of donor transmitted melanoma”


Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine

Sigma Sigma Phi Honorary Osteopathic Service Fraternity, 2010

Translating Osteopathic Understanding into Community Health (TOUCH) Award, 2009

(awarded for 50+ hours of community service)


Youngstown State University

Magna Cum Laude, 2009

University Honors Program, 2005-2009

Omricon Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society, 2009

Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-medical Honor Society, 2008-2009

              President, 2008-2009

Dean’s List, 2005-2009


Cambridge High School

Class Valedictorian, 2005

Outstanding Student of Southeastern Ohio Region, 2005

Martin Essex School for the Gifted, 2004

Professional Society Memberships AND INVOLVEMENT


Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

American Geriatric Society (AGS), current


Riverside Methodist Hospital

American College of Physicians (ACP), 2013-2016

American Osteopathic Association (AOA), 2008-2016


Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine

Sigma Sigma Phi, Lambda Chapter, Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2010-2013

              Community Service Chair, 2010

American Medical Association (AMA), 2009-2014

              Vice President, Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Chapter, 2010

Ohio State Medical Association (OSMA), 2009-2014

Student National Medical Association (SNMA), 2009-2011


Youngstown State University

Alpha Epsilon Delta (AED) Pre-medical Honor Society, 2008-2009

              President, 2008



Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Rangaswamy, L., Thomas, J. “Addressing Advanced Care Planning in the Outpatient Setting,” 2016 (in process)

Atkinson, H., Omlor, R. “Practice to Change Practice: Geriatrics Intern Bootcamp,” (in process)

              Workshop leader, “Gait and Falls Risk Evaluation,” 2016

              Workshop leader, “Introduction to Medication Management Competency,” 2016


Riverside Methodist Hospital

Rangaswamy, L., Kendjorsky, K., Jordan, K., Elliot, J. “A Pilot Study Examining Patient’s Understanding of Discharge Instructions (Based

              on Health Literacy Concepts): Standard vs a Redesign,” 2014-2015


Youngstown State University

Fagan, D., Rangaswamy, L., Goyal, R. “Carbohydrate mimetic (MV-II-063) testing for inhibition of S. aureus capsule, 2007-2009



Riverside Methodist Hospital

Cognitive Goal Deployment 2019-present

Ethics committee, 2017-present

Pharmacy & Therapeutics committee, 2017-present

Dementia subcommittee, 2018-present

Delirium subcommittee, 2018-present

Internal Medicine Residency Clinical Competency Committee, 2017-present

Internal medicine recruitment, 2018-present

Internal medicine advisor, 2017-present

Falls committee, Team Champion, 2018-present

Geriatric Self Study, Chair, 2018

Palliative Medicine Self Study committee, 2019

General Medical Education Shared Governance/Resident Affair’s Committee, 2013-2016

              Chair, 2015-2016

              Social chair, 2014-2015

              Community Service chair, 2013-2014

                            Planned annual canned food drive, 2013

                            Planned annual clothing Drive, 2014                           

Internal Medicine Shared Governance class representative, 2013-2016


Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine

CEDEINFA/Service Trip in El Salvador, 2010

Reach out and Read program, 2010-2011

COMRade Program, 2010-2011

Family Practice Student Association (FPSA), 2009-2011

Geriatric Club, 2010-2011


Youngtown State University

Indian National Student Association, 2005-2009

                  Vice President, 2007

                  Secretary, 2006

Habitat for Humanity volunteer, 2006-2009

Soup Kitchen volunteer 2006-2009