Kirti Upadhyay, M.D.

Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Program Director, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Office: 201 ROUT CENTER FOR WOMEN AND NEWBORNS
853 JEFFERSON AVENUE
MEMPHIS TN 381032896
Tel: (901) 448-4750
kupadhya@uthsc.edu

Education

  • Fellowship, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, Neonatal- Perinatal Medicine
  • Residency, Flushing Hospital Medical Center, New York, Pediatrics
  • M.D., Sheth K. M. School of Postgraduate & Research, V. S. Hospital; Ahmedabad, India, Pediatrics
  • M.B.B.S., B. J. Medical College, Ahmedabad, India, Medicine

Research Description

 Please see CV for details

My Current Curriculum Vitae

Membership in Professional Society

Society of Pediatric Research

American Academy of Pediatrics

Southern Society of Pediatric Research

American Federation of Medical Research

 American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI)

Who''s who in America

Board Certfication

Dr Upadhyay is board certified by American Board of Pediatrics in General Pediatrics (2011) and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine (2014)

Clinical Care Specialty/Interest

 Dr. Upadhyay practices Neonatal Medicine at the Regional Medical Center http://www.the-med.org/services/newborn-center/ and at Le Bonheur Children''''s Hospital http://www.lebonheur.org/our-services/neonatology/

Research Interest/Specialty

Dr Upadhyay''s research is focused on Group B Streptococcal pathogenesis and host-pathogen interactions. In addition, Dr Upadhyay has presented and published several peer reviwed papers and abstracts in regional, national and international conferences regarding GBS sepsis, resuscitation of extremely low birth weight neonates and congenital anomalies.