Dr. Sanjeev Sinha 

Department of Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi-110029

Phone: 91-11-26594440 (Off), 91-11-26181858 (Resi.), Cell:9868397242, Fax: 91-11-26588866, E-mail: sanjusinha@hotmail.com & drsanjeevsinha2002@yahoo.com Residence address: E-26, Ansari Nagar (west), AIIMS campus, New Delhi-110029

List of Publications & Research Work 

PAPERS:

 

RESEARCH  PAPERS:

 

 

31.  A.Misra, S.Sinha,  R.M.Pandey, Mahesh K., N.R.Jagannathan. “Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy study of soleus muscle in non-obese healthy and type 2 diabetic Asian Northern Indian males: High intramyocellular lipid content correlates with excess body fat and abdominal obesity”. Diabetic Medicine 2003; 20: 361-67.    

32.  S. Sinha, R.Guleria, J.N.Pande, R.M.Pandey. “Brnochoscopy (FOB) in adults at tertiary care hospitals: indications and diagnostic yields”. JIMA 2004; 3: 152-156.

33.  R.Guleria, M.Thakur, S.Sinha, S.K. Sharma, J.N.Pande. “Non Resolving Pneumonia in Young Boy”.  Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 2002; 44: 183-85.

 

34.  Vikram NK, Misra A, Pandey RM, Dudeja V, Sinha S, Ramadevi J, Kumar A, Chaudhary D. “Anthropometry and body composition in northern Asian Indian patients with type 2 diabetes: Receiver Operating Characteristics (ROC) Curve analysis of body mass index with percentage body fat as standard”. Diab, Nutr & Metab 2003; 16: 32-40.

35.  R.Guleria, Th.Rajendra singh, S.Sinha, A.K.Padhy, K. Gupta, J.N.Pande.“ Effect of inhalation of Salbutamol, Beclomethasone dipropionate and Ipratropium bromide on mucociliary clearence in some patients with Chronic Bronchial Asthma.” Indian J Med Res 2003; 117:158-63.

36.  R.Guleria, Th.Rajendra singh, S.Sinha, A.K.Padhy, K. Gupta, J.N.Pande.“   Effect of inhalation of Salbutamol, Beclomethasone dipropionate and Ipratropium bromide on mucociliary clearence in patients with Chronic Obstructive airway disease (COAD)”. Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 2003; 45: 241-246.

37.  R.Guleria, S.R. Agarwal, S.Sinha, J.N.Pande, A.Misra.“ Role of Pleural Fluid Cholesterol in Differentiating Transudative from Exudative Pleural Effusion”. The National Medical Journal of India 2003; 16: 64-9.

38.  R.Guleria, T.S. Reddy, S.Sinha, S.K. Sharma, J.N.Pande. “Domstic cooking fuel and lung function in healthy non-smoking women”. Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci. 2004;46(2):85-90.

 

39.   S. Sinha, R. Guleria, A. Misra, J.N. Pande, R. Yadav, R.M.Pandey.“Pulmonary Functions and Respiratory Muscle Strength in Northern Indian Asian Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Relationships to Anthropometry and Microvascular Complications”. Indian J Med Res. 2004; 119:66-71.

 

40.   Sinha S, Misra A, Virendra K., Jagannathan N.R, Bal C.S., Pandey RM, Singhania R, Deepak. “Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy and single photon emission computed tomography study of the brain in asymptomatic young hyperlipidaemic Asian Indians in North India show early abnormalities”. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2004; 61:182-9.

 

41.  Singh UB, Suresh N, Bhanu NV, Arora J, Pant H, Sinha S, Aggarwal RC, Singh S, Pande JN, Sola C, Seth P. Predominant tuberculosis spoligotypes, Delhi, India. Emerg Infect Dis. 2004;10:1138-42.

 

42.  A. Misra, R.M.Pandey, S.Sinha, V.Sridhar, R. Guleria, V. Dudeja.“ Anthropometry and Percentage Body Fat in Non-Diabetic Dyslipidemic Northern Asian Indian Patients: Receiver Operating Characteristics (ROC) Curve Analysis”. Indian J Med Res. 2003;117:170-9.

43.  Sinha S, Rathi M, Kumar V, Kumar M, Jagannathan NR, Pandey RM, Dwivedi M, Luthra K. Subclinical inflammation and soleus muscle intramyocellular lipids in healthy Asian Indian males. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2005; 63:350-355.

44.  Sinha S,  Bal C.S., Pandey RM.  Evaluation of Cerebral Blood Flow by Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) in Young Hypertensive Subjects. J Hum Hypertens. 2006;20:143-8.

45.  S.K. Sharma, C. Vasudev, S. Sinha, A. Banga, R.M. Pandey, K.K. Handa. Validation of the modified Berlin questionnaire to identify patients at risk for the obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome. Indian J Med Res 2006; 124: 281-290.

46.  Sharma S.K., Jadav P.S.N., Sinha S., Mukhopadhyay S., Gulati M. S.  High resolution CT (HRCT) in miliary tuberculosis (MTB) of the lung: Correlation with pulmonary function test and gas exchange parameters in North Indian patients. Indian J Med Res 2007; 126: 193-198.

47.  Tahir M, Das CJ, Sharma SK, Sinha S, Singh UB. Multiple ring enhancing lesions in brain MRI of AIDS patient.  Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry 2007; 78(5): 526.

48.  Tahir M, Sharma SK, Sinha S, Das CJ. Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS) in an Asian Indian patient with Cryptococcus lymphadenitis as the first presentation of AIDS. J Postgrad Med 2007; 53 (4): 237-239.

 

49.  Tahir M, Sinha S, Sharma SK, Das CJ. Intracranial SOL in a newly diagnosed AIDS patient.  Journal of Clinical Neurosciences 2009; 16 (2): 284, 354.

50.  Tahir M, Sinha S, Sharma SK. Rifampicin induced severe headache in HIV-TB coinfected patient. J Postgrad Med. 2009;55(2):154-5.

51.  Tahir M, Sinha S, Sharma SK, Mitsuyasu R.T. Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome manifesting as disseminated tuberculosis, deep venous thrombosis encephalopathy and myelopathy. Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci. 2008; 50(4):363-364.

 

52.  Sharma R, Sinha S, Danishad KA, Vikram NK, Gupta A, Ahuja V, Jagannathan NR, Pandey RM, Misra A. Investigation of hepatic gluconeogenesis pathway in non-diabetic Asian Indians with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease using in vivo ((31)P) phosphorus magnetic resonance spectroscopy. Atherosclerosis.2009; 203: 291-297.

53.  Sinha S, Misra A., Rathi M, Kumar V, Jagannathan NR, Pandey RM. Proton MR Spectroscopy (MRS) and biochemical investigation of type 2 diabetes mellitus in Asian Indians: Observation of high muscle lipids and C-reactive protein (CRP) levels. Magn Reson Imaging. 2009;27(1):94-100.

54.  Sinha S., Kumar V., Jagannathan N.R., Pandey R.M. Magnetic resonance spectroscopy of brain to study the cerebral metabolic abnormalities in COPD patients. A case control study in North India. Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci. 2009; 51(1):15-20.

 

55.  Sharma S K, Sinha S, Sharma U, Danishad K A, Sharma H, Misra H K, Misra H, Kadhiravan T, Reddy V V, Sreenivas V, Jagannathan N R. Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of Brain in patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A study in Northern Indian Asian Subjects. IJMR (Submitted January, 2009).

56.  Relia N., Amit K., Sinha S., Sharma S.K. Disseminated Histoplasmosis As The First Presentation of Idiopathic Cd4+ T-Lymphocytopenia. J Postgrad Med (Submitted, June, 2008)

57.  Reddy EV, Kadhiravan T, Mishra HK, Sreenivas V, Handa KK, Sinha S, Sharma SK. Prevalence and Risk-Factors of Obstructive Sleep Apnoea among Middle Aged Urban Indians – A Community Based Study. Sleep Med. 2009 Mar 21. [Epub ahead of print].

58.   Gupta V, Gupta S, Sinha S, Dinda A.K., Sharam S.K., Tiwari S.C. HIV Associated Renal Disease – Indian Perspective. International urology nephrology (Submitted, August, 2008).

59.  Kabra S.K., Sinha S, Sharma S.K., Fahey J.L., Mitsuyasu R.T. Continuing medical education in HIV/AIDS: need assessment and impact of CME. National Medical Journal of India (Submitted, August, 2008).

60.  Farooqui AA, Tahir M, Jaiswal A, Usmani N, Sinha S. Oculomotor Palsy Following Varicella in an Immunocompetent Adult. Southern Medical Journal 2009 Mar 9. [Epub ahead of print].

61.  Sharma S K, Sinha S,  Sharma H, Misra H K, Kadhiravan T, Reddy V V, Sreenivas V. Pattern & correlate of neurocognitive dysfunction in Asian Indian adults with severe obstructive sleep apnea. IJMR. (Submitted, June, 2009).

62.  Sharma S K, Sinha S, Kadhiravan T, Reddy V V, Sreenivas V, Wig, N, Biswas A. Outcomes of antiretroviral therapy from a Northern Indian
antiretroviral treatment centre. MS submitted to the Bulletin of the World
Health Organization
. (June, 2009).

63.  Nyamathi A., William R.R., Ganguly K.K., Sinha S. Perceptions about the Engagement of Lay Village Women in India to Provide Basic Care and Support to Rural Women Living with HIV. Manuscript submitted to Journal of HIV/AIDS & Social Services (May, 2009).

64.  Nyamathi A., Sinha S.  , Ganguly K.K., William R.R. Challenges Experienced by Rural Women in India Living with AIDS and Implications For the Delivery of HIV/AIDS Care. MS Under Submission.   

Abstracts:

65.  S.Sinha, A. Misra, V. Dudeja, N.R. Jagannathan, K. Mahesh (2001). “Application of 1H NMR spectroscopy to study muscle triglycerides metabolism and correlate with insulin sensitivity in humans” JAPI. Vol 49, 69.

66.  R. Guleria, S. Sinha, J.N. Pande, S.K. Sharma (2001). “Bronchoscopy in adults at tertiary care hospital : Indications and diagnostic yields” JAPI. Vol 49, 56.

67.  A. Sethi, D. Chaudhry, A. Misra, N. Kishore, S. Sinha (2001). “Randomised placebo controlled trial of Azadiractha Indica (Neem) extract on metabolic profile of newly diagnosed type II diabetes mellitus patients”. JAPI Vol 49, 74.

68.  V. Dudeja, S. Sinha, A. Misra, R.M. Pandey (2001). “Percentage body fat does not correlate with BMI for defining obesity in Northern Indian subjects”. JAPI. Vol 49, 174.

69.  N.K. Vikram, A. Misra, R.M. Pandey, V. Dudeja, S. Sinha (2001). “Anthropometry and percentage body fat in type II diabetics: ROC curve analysis” JAPI. Vol. 49, 161.

      70.   S. Sinha, V.Sridhar, A. Misra, R.M. Pandey (2001). “Hyperlipidemia and its relation with percentage body fat and BMI in Northern Asian Indian Patients: ROC curve analysis” International Society of Heart Research (ISHR). 110, Jan 2001.

      71.   Sethi A, Misra A, Sinha S. (2001). “Plasma concentration of soluble intercellular adhesion molecule-I and risk of future coronary artery disease in apparently healthy individuals” ISHR 98, Jan 2001.

      72.   P. Kumar, K. Luthra, A. Misra, S. Sinha (2001). “Familial dyslipidemias – clinical and phenotypic study” ISHR. 99, Jan 2001.

      73.  Naval K, A. Misra, R.M. Pandey, S. Sinha (2001). “ROC curve analysis of anthoropometry and percentage body fat in type-2 diabetes” ISHR, 112. Jan 2001.

      74.    P. Kumar, K. Luthra, A. Misra, S. Sinha (2001). “Risk factors of premature MI in Indians” ISHR, 113. Jan 2001.

     75.     Srikanth Kongara, Velpandian Thirumurthy, Sanjeev Sinha, Surendra Kumar Gupta, Jitendra Nath Pande (2001). “The effect of nutritional status on the single dose pharmacokinetics of rifampicin in tuberculosis patients” CHEST ; 120 (4) suppl 323 S.

     76.     R.Guleria, S.Sinha, M.Thakur, J.N. Pande (2001). Utility of Fiberoptic            Bronchoscopy in Patient with Carcinoma Lung. JAPI. Vol 50, 182.

      77.   Randeep Guleria, , R. Sharma, M.Thakur, S.Sinha,, S.K.Sharma, J.N. Pande (2001).Transbronchial Lung Biopsies in Sarcoidosis. JAPI. Vol 50, 190.

      78.   S.Sinha, A.Misra, R.M.Pandey, Mahesh K. N.R.Jagananathan, N.K.Vikram, R.Devi (2001) “1H MR spectroscopy study of soleus muscle in non-obese healthy and type 2 diabetic Asian Northern Indian males: High intramyocellular lipid content correlates with excess body fat and abdominal obesity”. JAPI.  Vol 50, 37.

      79.   S. sinha, R. Guleria, A. Misra, J.N. Pande, R. Yadav, R.M.Pandey (2002) “Lung Function and Respiratory Muscle Strength in Non-Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus Northern Asian Indian Patients”. Chest 122 (4) suppl 99-100 S..

      80.  R. Guleria, R. Sharma, J.N. Pande, S. Sinha, M.B. Thakur (2002). “Transbronchial lung biopsies: a safer alternative to thoracoscopic biopsies in diagnosing sarcoidosis”. JAPI  Vol 50, 1535.

     81.    Mandal A, Pande J.N., Sinha S, Khilnani G.C, Mukhopadhyay S (2002). “Comparison of host factors in patients with tubercular mediastinal lymphadenitis and fibrocavitary pulmonary tuberculosis”. JAPI Vol 50, 1536.

      82.   Saxena A., Dixit S., Pandey R.M., Bhushan S.M., Guleria R., Vikram N.K., Sinha S., Mishra A. (2002). “Open randomized clinical trial comparing herbal compound MA-1596 with lovastatin in hyperlipidemic subjects”. JAPI. Vol 50, 1537.

     83.     Sinha S, Shinghania R, Misra A, Deepak, Guleria R, Pandey R.M., Jena R., Tripathi BM.  (2002). “Neuropsychological (cognitive function) study of young hyperlipidemic subjects”. JAPI. Vol 50, 1583.

     84.     Sinha S, Misra A,  Singhania R, Deepak, Guleria R., Pandey RM., Virendra K., Jagannathan N.R, Bal C.S. (2002). “Magnetic resonance spectroscopy and single photon emission computed tomography study of brain in young hyperlipidemic subjects”. JAPI. Vol 50, 1583.

     85.   Luthra K., Dwivedi M., Jailkhani B.L., Guleria R., Pandey R.M., Vikram N.K., Sinha S., Misra A. (2002)  “Apolipoprotein E gene polymorphism in type2 diabetes patients - A case control study”. JAPI. 1527.

     86.     S. Sinha, R. Guleria, A. Misra, J.N. Pande, R.M. Pandey, N.K. Vikram, R. Yadav (2002). “Pulmonary function, respiratory muscle strength and nutrition in non-insulin  dependent diabetes mellitus patients”. JAPI. Vol 50, 1470.

     87.    Dwivedi M, Luthra R, Jailkhani BL, Guleria R, Pandey RM, Sinha S, Vikram NK, Misra A. (2002). “High prevalence of wild type peroxisome proliferator activated receptor alpha (PPAR – alpha) gene in Northern Indians – a case control study”. JAPI. Vol 50, 1519.

     88.    Rathi M, Jagannathan N. R., Sinha S., Pandey R.M., Kumar V., R. Guleria, Misra A. (2003). Correlation of anthropometric measures and insulin sensitivity with intramyocellular lipids in healthy and type 2 diabetic Asian Indian males.  IDF.

     89.    Virendra K., Sinha S, Misra A,  Jagannathan N.R. (2003). “Brain metabolites changes in young hyperlipidemic patients studied by In Vivo 1H MRS”. Proc ISMRM, 11;2003: 2056.

     90.    Sanjeev Sinha, R.Guleria, Virendra Kumar, Uma Sharma and N.R. Jagannathan. Pulmonary Function, Respiratory Muscle Strength, Anthropometry and Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Study of Brain in COPD Asian Indians in North India. Chest 2003; 124 (4) suppl 168-169 S.

      91.   Guleria R., Sinha S., Sharma R., Wig N., Pande J. N., And Seth  P.  Spectrum Of Pulmonary Infections In HIV Positive Patients: Indian Scenario. JAPI. 2003; Vol 51, 1258.

      92.   Sinha S., Tiwari Sumit, Guleria R. and Tiwari S. C. Pulmonary Function Test And Respiratory Muscle Strength In Patients With Chronic Renal Failure (CRF) In Asian Indians In North India. JAPI. 2003; Vol 51, 1273.

      93.   Sinha Sanjeev, Vinod B. N., Guleria R., Mehta M. Study Of Neurocognitive Dysfunction In Young Hypertensive Subjects. JAPI. 2003;  Vol 51, 1255.

      94.   Sinha Sanjeev, Tiwari Sumit, Guleria R., Misra A. And Tiwari S.C. Dyslipidemia And Anthropometry In Patients With Chronic Renal Failure (CRF). JAPI. 2003;  Vol 51, 1273.

      95.   Sinha Sanjeev, Bal C. S., Misra A. Evaluation Of Cerebral Blood Flow By Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) In Young Hypertensive Subjects. JAPI. 2003;  Vol 51, 1179.

      96.    Sharma R, Guleria R, Mohan A, Sinha S, Das C. Clinical Profile of 153 Patients with Biopsy Proven Sarcoidosis: Results from A Center in India.  JAPI. 2003;  Vol 51, 1200.

      97.     Rathi M, Sinha S., Jagannathan N. R., Pandey R.M., Kumar V., Guleria R., Misra A. Anthropometric And Insulin Sensitivity Correlation With Intramyocellular Lipids In Type 2 Diabetic And Healthy Asian Indian Males. JAPI. 2003;  Vol 51, 1164.

      98.    Sinha Sanjeev, Rathi M., Kumar V., Jagannathan N.R., Pandey R.M., Misra A. Soleus Muscle Intramyocellular Lipid (IMCL) Content Does Not Correlate With Insulin Resistance In Non-Diabetic Asian Indians JAPI. 2003;  Vol 51, 1165.

      99.   Sinha Sanjeev , Guleria R., Kumar V, Sharma Uma & Jagannathan N.R. Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Of Brain, Pulmonary Functions     And Anthropometry In COPD Patients. JAPI. 2003;  Vol 51, 1201.

     100.  Sanjeev Sinha and Randeep Guleria. Spectrum of Pulmonary Infections in HIV Positive Patients: Indian Scenario. Chest 2004 126: 917S-b-918S-b.

      101.  S. Sinha. Evaluation of Risk Factors and Prevalence of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis. Chest 2005; 128 (4): 404S.  

     102.  Sanjeev Sinha, S.K. Sharma, C. Vasudev.  Validation of the modified Berlin questionnaire to identify patients at risk for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome in North Indians. Chest 2006 130: 265S-c.

     103.  S.Sinha. Evaluation of Risk Factors and Prevalence of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis in North India. The Fifth Annual Harvard Medical School, USA, CFAR Symposium on Confronting TB-HIV Coinfection on June, 30, 2005.

     104. M. Tahir, S. Sinha, S. K. Sharma, R. T. Mitsuyasu. Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome Manifesting as Disseminated Tuberculosis, Deep Venous Thrombosis, Encephalopathy and Myelopathy. JAPI . 2007.

     105.  M Tahir, S Sinha, S K Sharma. Advanced HIV Disease with Desseminated TB, Encephalopathy, Deep Venous Thrombosis and HIV Myelopathy: A Case Report. JAPI 2007.

     106.   S Sinha, M Vajpayee, S K Sharma, S K Misra, M Raina, M Tahir .Voluntary Counselling and Testing Center (VCTC) at Tertiary Case Hospital in North India. JAPI 2007.

     107. S Sinha, L Dar, S K Sharma. The Common Mode Of Transmission Of HIV Infection And Common OIs At Voluntary Counseling And Testing Center (VCTC) at Tertiary Care Hospital In North India. Chest 2007 132 (4): 643 S.

     108. Sanjeev Sinha, S. K. Sharma,  N. Kumar,  Naimish R. Patel. The Role Of Vitamin D In Susceptibility to Tuberculosis. Chest 2008 134: p132001.

     109. Kumar N., Sinha S., Hafeez A., Chauwdhry R., Sharma S.K. Study of Prevalence and Pattern of HIV Drug Resistance and Enteric Bacterial Pathogens in The Antiretroviral Treatment Naïve and Previously Treated HIV Infected Population. Abstract presented in AIDS Society of India in Feb, 2009

Chapter in books:

110. S. Sinha, S.K. Sharma (1999) “D.N.A. Biotechnology and cloning” Medicine Update- APICON 1999. Vol 9 (Part I), 39-49.

      111. S. Sinha, R. Guleria, J.N. Pande (2000). “Anti-Leukotriene therapy in Asthma” Medicine Update- APICON 2000.Vol. 10, Chap. 9, 44-48.

      112.A.Misra, S.Sinha (2001).“Pharmacovilance and Detection of Signals” Pharmacology and Therapeutics in the New Millennium. Chap. 46, 509- 515.

      113. S.Sinha, R.Guleria (2002). “New trends in Pulmonary Rehabilitation”. Post Graduate Medicine. Vol. 16, 113-124.

      114. S.Sinha, R.Guleria (2003). “Laser Therapy in Respiratory Diseases”. Post Graduate Medicine .  Vol. 17, 185-191.

      115. R.Guleria, S.Sinha . COPD. Text Book of Family Medicine. V.Agarwal, A Grover (eds), 2005, pp 510-517.

      116.  S.Sinha, S.K. Sharma. “Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS): A Review”. Medicine Update- APICON 2004. Vol. 14, Chap. 36, 214-200.

      117. S. Sinha. HIV infection complicating pregnancy. Medicine Update- APICON 2006. Vol. 16, Chap. 13, 68-74.

      118.S. Sinha, Tahir M. AIDS wasting syndrome: current concepts in management. Medicine Update2007. Vol. 17, Chap. 87, 502-504.

      119.S. Sinha, G. Bhoveshwaranath, S. Gupta. Antiretroviral Drugs and Drug Therapy of HIV/AIDS.  Text Book of Pharmacology. S.D. Seth, V. Seth (eds), 3rd edition 2009, Chap. 81, pp X 111-X121.

      120. S. Sinha, Tahir M.. Hafiz A. Opportunistic Infections in AIDS: The five common ones. Medicine Update2009. Part II, Chap. 88, 663-669.

 

RESEARCH  PROJECTS:

1.          Clinical evaluation of efficacy and safety of R-Salbutamol (Levosalbutamol)Vs Racemic Salbutamol in patients with Bronchial Asthma. Cipla Health Care Ltd funded project.

2.         Comparative trial of Ciclesonide (400mg) and Budesonide ( 200mg ) in patients with mild to moderate Bronchial Asthma ( Protocal No. BY9010 / FKE 001 ). Funded by Zydus BYK Healthcare Ltd.

3.         Investigation of Risk Factors and Transmission of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis.   Funded by INCLEN INC., USA. Role: Co-Investigator

4.        Drug trial of micafungin versus Ambisome in patients of Candidemia. Funded   by Quintiles Ltd. Role: Co-Investigator  Dr S.K. Sharma              

5.        Clinical evaluation of efficacy and safety of Levofloxacin in RTI in Bronchial Asthma patients.

6.        Therapeutic monitoring of Rifampicin in tuberculosis patients by using HPLC.

7.        Pulmonary Function in Non-insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus (Type 2 Diabetes).

8.        Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography  (SPECT) study of brain in Young Hyperlipidemic subjects.

9.        Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography  (SPECT) study of brain in Young Hypertensive subjects.

10.      Lung Function, Respiratory Muscle Strength, Nutrition and Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy study of Brain in COPD subjects.

11.      Utility of Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy in Patient with Carcinoma Lung.

12.      Neuropsychological (Cognitive function) studies in Young Hyperlipidemic subjects.

13.      Cognitive Dysfunction In Young Hypertensive Patients.

14.      Dyslipidemia and Anthropometry in Patients with Chronic Renal Failure (CRF).

15.      Pulmonary Function Test and Respiratory Muscle Strength in Patients with Chronic Renal Failure (CRF) in Asian Indians in North India.

16.      The Nutritional Status, Anthropometric Profiles, Pulmonary Function Test and Respiratory Muscle Strength in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

17.      Serodiagnostic Test Evaluation of Tuberculosis.

 

Ongoing Research Projects:

1.     Development of Continuing Medical Education (CME) programs to      Strengthen AIDS treatment in India. Funded by NIH, USA. (A collaborative UCLA, USA and AIIMS project).Role: Co-Principal Investigator

2.   Efficacy of thrice weekly intermittent short course antituberculosis chemotherapy in tuberculosis patients with and without HIV infection. Funded by NACO. Role: Co-Investigator                                                    

3.   Study of Early Versus Delayed Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy for HIV Infected Patients with Tuberculosis on Antituberculosis Chemotherapy in Indian Subjects. Funded by NACO. (A collaborative UCLA, USA and AIIMS project)Role: Principal-Investigator

 

4.   Study of prevalence and types of baseline HIV drug resistance in the antiretroviral treatment-naive and previously treated HIV infected Northern India populationFunded by NACO. (A collaborative UCLA, USA and AIIMS project). Role: Principal-Investigator.

 

5.   Nevirapine versus Efavirenz-based highly active antiretroviral therapy regimens in antiretroviral-naive patients with HIV and Tuberculosis infection in India. Funded by NACO.  Role: Principal-Investigator.

 

6.   ASHA HIV Health Promotion Intervention in India. Funded by NIH, USA. (A collaborative  UCLA, USA and AIIMS project)Role: Principal Investigator, AIIMS

 

7.   Implementing PATH-India to reduce HIV risk among substance users in India: Assessing HIV risk among community clinic clients. Funded by NIH CFAR, USA. (A collaborative  project between University of Pennsylvania, USA and AIIMS).Role: Co-Investigator

 

8.   Impact of HIV infection on latent TB among patients infected with HIV-TB co-infection.  Funded by DBT, Govt. of India. Role: Co-Investigator

 

Paper Presentation in conferences:

1.      APICON – 2001, New Delhi (2001) “Application of 1H NMR spectroscopy to study muscle triglycerides metabolism and correlate with insulin sensitivity in humans.” Slide presentation.

2.        APICON – 2001, New Delhi (2001). “Bronchoscopy in adults at tertiary care hospital : Indications and diagnostic yields.” Slide presentation.

3.       International Society of Heart Research (ISHR)Annual conference,AIIMS, N.Delhi  (2001). “Hyperlipidemia and its relation with percentage body fat and BMI in Northern Asian Indian Patients : ROC curve analysis”. A paper presentation.

4.        International Society of Heart Research (ISHR)Annual conference,AIIMS, N.Delhi  (2001). “Application of 1H NMR spectroscopy to study IMCL contents and its correlation with insulin sensitivity in humans.”A paper presentation.

5.        APICON – 2002, Chennai (2002). “1H MR spectroscopy study of soleus muscle in non-obese healthy and type 2 diabetic Asian Northern Indian males: High intramyocellular lipid content correlates with excess body fat and abdominal obesity”. Slide presentation.

6.         APICON – 2002, Chennai (2002). “Utility of Fiberoptic  Bronchoscopy in Patient with Carcinoma Lung”. A paper  presentation.

7.        Chest-2002, San Diego, USA. (2002). “Pulmonary function and respiratory muscle strength in non-insulin  dependent diabetes mellitus patients”. A paper  presentation.

8.         APICON – 2003, Varanasi. “Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography  (SPECT) study of brain in Young Hyperlipidemic subjects.”. A paper  presentation.

9.         APICON – 2003, Varanasi (2003). “Pulmonary function, respiratory muscle strength and nutrition in non-insulin  dependent diabetes mellitus patients”. A paper  presentation.

10.       Chest-2003, Orlando, FL, USA. (2003). Pulmonary Function, Respiratory Muscle Strength, Anthropometry and Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Study of Brain in COPD Asian Indians in North India. A paper  presentation.

11.       NAPCON – 2003, Coimbetore (2003). Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Study of Brain in COPD patients. A paper presentation.

12.      APICON – 2004, Hyderabad. “Evaluation of Cerebral Blood Flow by Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) in Young Hypertensive Subjects”. A paper presentation.

13.      APICON – 2004, Hyderabad. Anthropometric and Insulin Sensitivity Correlation with Intramyocellular Lipids in Type 2 Diabetic and Healthy Asian Indian Males. A paper presentation.

14.      APICON – 2004, Hyderabad. Pulmonary Function, Respiratory Muscle Strength, Anthropometry and Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Study of Brain in COPD Asian Indians.  A paper presentation.

15.       APICON – 2004, Hyderabad. Soleus Muscle Intramyocellular Lipid (IMCL) Content Does Not Correlate With Insulin Resistance In Non-Diabetic Asian Indians. A paper presentation.

16.       HIV/ TB workshop at UCLA, Los Angeles, USA (May, 2004). Continuing Medical Education (CME) programs to Strengthen AIDS treatment in India. A presentation.

17.       HIV/ TB workshop at UCLA, Los Angeles, USA (May, 2004). Study of early versus delayed initiation of antiretroviral therapy for HIV infected patients with tuberculosis on antituberculosis chemotherapy in Indian subjects. A presentation.

18.       Symposium on optimal management of long term HIV infection and chronic ARV therapy (June, 2004). Organized by The UCLA AIDS Institute, Los Angeles, USA.

19.       Chest-2004, Seattle, Washington, USA. (2004). Spectrum of Pulmonary infections in HIV positive patients: Indian scenario. A paper  presentation.

20.       Fogarty Fellowship awarded by NIH, USA (June, 05 to July, 2005), at UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA. 

21.      UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA (July, 2005). Study of prevalence and types of baseline HIV drug resistance in the antiretroviral treatment-naive and previously treated HIV infected Northern India population. A presentation.

22.      UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA (July, 2005). Study of the prevalence and risk factors for multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) in HIV/AIDS patients with tuberculosis (TB) in North India. A presentation.

23.      Symposium of HIV and tuberculosis (June, 2005). Organized by Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA. Risk Factors and Prevalence of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis in North India. A paper presentation.

24.      UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA (July, 2005). Symposium on HIV and Hepatitis C Virus.

25.      APICON – Jan 2006, Patna. Lecture on HIV & Pregnancy

26.      APICON – Jan 2006, Patna. Evaluation of Risk Factors and Prevalence of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis in North India.

27.     UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA (June, 2006). Workshop on management of HIV drug resistance. Study of prevalence and types of baseline HIV drug resistance in the antiretroviral treatment-naive and previously treated HIV infected Northern India population. 

28.     NAPCON- November, 2006, Nagpur. Risk Factors and Prevalence of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis.

29.     Organized IVth Indo-US CME on Antiretroviral Therapy at AIIMS on April, 2007. Lecture on Management of HIV Drug Resistance. 

30.  UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA (May, 2007). Study of prevalence and types of baseline HIV drug resistance in the antiretroviral treatment-naive and previously treated HIV infected Northern India population. A paper presentation. 

31.  American Thoracic Society, San Francisco, CA, USA (May, 2007). Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of Brain in patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A study in Northern Indian Asian Subjects. A paper presentation.

 

32.  American college of Chest Physician, Chicago, USA (Oct, 2007). A paper presentation.

 

33.  Delhi State AIDS Control Society Training Programme for Management of HIV/AIDS for Physician at AIIMS on Oct, 2007. Lecture on Opportunistic Infections in HIV/AIDS.

34.   NAPCON – 2007, Chandigarh (Nov, 2007). Chair the session on Pulmonary diseases.

35.   Role of Microbicides in HIV/AIDS (Feb, 2008), New Delhi. A paper presentation.

 

36.  American college of Chest Physician, Philadelphia, USA (Oct, 2008).  The role of Vitamin D in susceptibility to HIV and tuberculosis. A paper presentation.

 

37.  APICON – Jan 2009, Greater NOIDA. Deliver lecture on “OIs in HIV/AIDS: 5 common one”.

 

38.  APICON – Jan 2009, Greater NOIDA. Chair the session on Neurological diseases.

39.  Evidence-Based clinical practice guidelines on adult Immunization. API, 2009. Member of expert group.

Fellowship/Award:

§  Fogarty Fellow on HIV/AIDS at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA.

CME program: 

1.    Organized Medicine Update-2004 held at AIIMS.

2.    Organized Ist Indo-US CME on Antiretroviral Therapy at AIIMS on 29-30 Oct, 2005.

3.    Member of organizing committee of NTF meeting on involvement of Medical colleges in RNTCP. Held at AIIMS on Nov, 2005.

4.   Member of organizing committee of visit made by President Clinton in Feb, 2006 for strengthen of ART services at AIIMS by Clinton Foundation.

5.    Organized IInd Indo-US CME on Antiretroviral Therapy at AIIMS on 4-5 March, 2006.

6.   Organized Delhi State AIDS Control Society Training Programme for Management of HIV/AIDS for Physician at AIIMS on 19-20 April, 2006.

7.    Organized IIIrd Indo-US CME on Antiretroviral Therapy at AIIMS on 7th Oct, 2006.

8.    Organized Delhi State AIDS Control Society Training Programme for Management of HIV/AIDS for Nurse at AIIMS on 8-9 Oct, 2006.

9.    Member of organizing committee of NTF meeting on involvement of Medical colleges in RNTCP. Held at AIIMS on Nov, 2006.

10.  Member of organizing committee of NTF meeting on involvement of Medical colleges in RNTCP. Held at AIIMS on Nov, 2007.

11.  Organized Delhi State AIDS Control Society Training Programme for Management of HIV/AIDS for Nurse at AIIMS on Oct, 2007.

12. Organized Delhi State AIDS Control Society Training Programme for Management of HIV/AIDS for Doctors & Nurse at AIIMS on Oct, 2008.

 

Membership:

 

1.      Association of Physician of India

2.      Member of Indiaclen

3.      Member of Medical Board Antarctica Expedition, Govt. of India, Goa. 

4.      Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences (MNAMS)

 

Membership of Editorial boards of indexed international journals/Review committees of National bodies and Institutions: 

Member  of Editorial board of “Cases Journal”.