Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Endocrine
Associate Program Director- Pediatric Endocrine Fellowship Program

Tel: (901) 287-6221

My Current CV

Research Keywords

Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, DKA, Thyroid, Hypothyroidism, Thyroid function testing, Puberty

Research Interest/Specialty

- Acute and chronic complications of Pediatric Diabetes
- Reducing incidence of DKA and improving DKA management and outcomes
- Disorders of puberty
- Pediatric thyroid disease
- High-Value Care in Pediatric Endocrinology
- Endocrine dysfunction in patients with blood disorders

Research Description

I am currently involved in improving the care of patients with type 1 diabetes admitted to the hospital with DKA  with a goal to reduce time to recovery, complication rate and to prevent recurrence.

Clinical Care Specialty/Interest

- Type 1 Diabetes mellitus
- Type 2 Diabetes mellitus
- Pediatric thyroid disease
- Disorders of puberty


  1. Lahoti A, Klein J, Schumacher T, Vuguin P, Frank G.. Prevalence and Determinants of True Thyroid Dysfunction Among Pediatric Referrals for Abnormal Thyroid Function Tests.. Global Pediatric Health, 2016.
  2. Lan J, Lahoti A, Lew B.. A Severe Case of Minocycline Induced DRESS Resulting in Liver Transplant and Autoimmune Sequelae.. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology., 4 (116), 367-8, 2016.
  3. Lahoti A, Harris YT, Speiser PW, Atsidaftos E, Lipton JM, Vlachos A.. Endocrine Dysfunction in Diamond-Blackfan Anemia (DBA): A Report from DBA Registry (DBAR).. Pediatric Blood and Cancer., 2 (63), 306-12, 2016.
  4. Lahoti A., Kalra BS, Tekur U.. Evaluation of the analgesic and anti‐inflammatory activity of fixed dose combination: Non‐steroidal anti‐inflammatory drugs in experimental animals. Indian Journal of Dental Research, 5 (25), 551-554, 2014.
  5. Lahoti A., Frank G.. Laboratory Thyroid Function testing: Do abnormalities always mean pathology?. Clinical Pediatrics (52), 287-296, 2013.
  6. Lahoti A., Zidan H.. Hypoglycemia and Microphallus in an infant. Pediatrics in Review, 9 (32), 389-396, 2011.
  7. Lahoti A.. Pityrosporum folliculitis. Consultant for Pediatricians, 10 (8), 379, 2009.