Kerri Batra, MD


Rheumatologist Kerri Batra, MD, graduated with honors from the University of Massachusetts Medical School and completed her residency in internal medicine at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

Dr. Batra completed a fellowship in rheumatology at Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston, where she was awarded the Distinguished Excellence in Teaching Award from the Department of Medicine. She completed the program in clinical effectiveness at the Harvard School of Public Health. 

Dr. Batra is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology. She has a clinical interest in preconception counseling and the management and treatment of women of childbearing age with rheumatologic disease and inflammatory arthritis. She has also published and presented on the role of biomarkers in rheumatoid arthritis (RA), pulmonary disease in RA, gout, and the manifestations and treatment of pregnant women with spondyloarthritis.


  • Medical School:  University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Residency:  Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston
  • Fellowship:  Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard University