She received her medical doctorate from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA in 2015. She then completed her training in internal medicine at Montefiore Medical Center. She went on to complete her fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology at Yale New Haven Hospital where she also served as a chief fellow in her final year. Following this, she pursued a second fellowship in inflammatory bowel disease at the University of California San Francisco, mentored by Dr. Uma Mahadevan.
She is board certified in both internal medicine and gastroenterology.
Dr. Chugh also serves as faculty at the Colitis and Crohn's Center at UCSF. She sees inflammatory bowel disease patients as well as those with other GI concerns.
Chugh R, Mahadevan U. Advanced Fellowship Training in IBD: A Worthwhile Fourth Year. 2022. PMID: 35879514
Chugh R, Mahadevan U. Safety of IBD Medication During Pregnancy and Conception for Men and Women with Inflammatory Bowel Disease 2022. PMID:
Chugh R, Gaidos JKJ. Fertility and Pregnancy in Crohn's Disease. 2022. PMID: 35595421
Chugh R, Mahadevan U. InFocus: The management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Pregnancy 2022. PMID:
Tran AN, Wang M, Hundt M, Chugh R, Ohm J, Grimshaw A, Ciarleglio M, Hung KW, Proctor DD, Price CC, Laine L, Al-Bawardy B. Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor-associated Diarrhea and Colitis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Observational Studies. 2021. PMID: 34380976
Chugh R, Kröner PT, Farraye FA, Ginsburg PM. Small-Bowel Lymphoma Mimicking Crohn Disease: A Case Series. 2021. PMID: 33501981
Chugh R, Proctor DD, Little A, Myung P, Cowper S, Imaeda S, Pashankar DS, Al-Bawardy B. Cutaneous Vasculitis After Ustekinumab Induction in Crohn's Disease. 2021. PMID: 33179735
Eto M, Kirkbride JA, Chugh R, Karikari NK, Kim JI. Nuclear localization of CPI-17, a protein phosphatase-1 inhibitor protein, affects histone H3 phosphorylation and corresponds to proliferation of cancer and smooth muscle cells. 2013. PMID: 23541585