Medical Weight Management Program Team
Linda Stockman MS, RD, LD, CDE
Center for Diagnostic Medicine, Endocrinology Department
Linda has been a registered dietitian since 1980. Linda earned her Bachelor's of Science Degree in Dietetics from Eastern Kentucky University in 1979, and her Masters degree in Human Nutrition at the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, Mississippi in 2000. She was certified as an eating disorder specialist (CEDSN) by the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals in 1993, and was certified as a diabetes educator (CDE) by the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators in 2003.
She plans to participate enthusiastically in the healthy pursuit of our program participants and at the same time devote time to further education in Nutrition and Research in the field of Bariatric Medicine in keeping with the goals of the Scott & White Medical Weight Management Program.
Vasudevan A. Raghavan MBBS, MD, MRCP (UK)
Director, Cardiometabolic, Lipid Clinic, and Medical Weight Management services, Divsion of Endocrinology
Dr. Raghavan is board certified by the American Board of Clinical Lipidology and by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism and in Internal Medicine. His specialist training was at the Baylor College of Medicine / Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention at the Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston, TX and at the Methodist Weight Management Center under the stewardship of Drs. Christie Ballantyne and Peter Jones. Dr. Raghavan has been in clinical practice since 1988, and has previously worked in many academic centers in India & the United Kingdom.
Dr. Raghavan currently serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Clinical Lipidology, the flagship journal of the National Lipid Association and has authored several papers in peer reviewed journals.