Ram Duriseti attended Stanford University for his Undergraduate Education where he earned a BA and a BS. He completed Medical School at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor graduating with an MD in 1996. During his Emergency Medicine residency at Stanford Hospitals and Clinics, he completed some preliminary work in preparation for a planned doctorate in Engineering. After completing residency and while working as an attending Emergency Physician in the Stanford Department of Emergency Medicine, he pursued doctoral work in decision modeling and computational algorithms at Stanford University. In 2006, he graduated with a Ph.D. from the Stanford University School of Engineering.?