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Thiago Bosco Mendes, MD

Osmosis Faculty Reviewer

Dr. Thiago Bosco Mendes (MD) is a Brazilian physician with extensive experience in medical education. Thiago earned his medical degree from Faculdade de Ciências Médicas da Santa Casa de São Paulo. He was then trained in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology at the University of São Paulo (USP): the country’s most recognized academic institution and currently ranked #1 in Best Universities in Latin America. He served as an Internal Medicine Chief Resident at the USP, and he still contributes with them today in projects evaluating outpatients’ profiles and as a Professor for the Course of Update for Internal Medicine Residents. He has also worked with medical education at São Paulo State University (UNESP) and Afya/Medcel. He was in charge of adapting the Endocrinology chapters from the Goldman-Cecil textbook to the Brazilian reality in the Portuguese translated version. He completed the course “Principles and Practice of Clinical Research” while the course was provided by Harvard Medical School and served as a Teaching Assistant in the course for two years. Dr. Thiago Bosco Mendes is a Faculty Reviewer with Osmosis and is currently working on Portuguese translations. Next year, he will be helping to review clinically-focused content. He is clinically active and is seeing patients with endocrine diseases in his clinical practice in Brazil. Thiago enjoys traveling and uses his free time to visit new places.


  • Halpern, B. & Bosco Mendes, T. (2021). Intermittent fasting for obesity and related disorders: unveiling myths, facts, and presumptions. Archives of Endocrinology and Metabolism. DOI: 10.20945/2359-3997000000322
  • Lazar Neto, F., Bosco Mendes, T., et al. (2020). External validity of type 2 diabetes clinical trials on cardiovascular outcomes for a multimorbid population. Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism, 23(3). DOI: 10.1111/dom.14303