Medical School
Berhampur University (1991)
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (1993), Pharmacology
Sawai ManSingh Medical College (1996), Pediatrics
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (1997), Hematology
Internship (Residency)
Wyckoff Heights Medical Center (1999), Internal Medicine
Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center (2001), Pediatrics
Advocate Christ Medical Center (2002), Pediatric Cardiology
University of Colorado Denver (2004), Pediatric Cardiology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Heart Transplantation
  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Publications

    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    Reverse histologic remodeling after mechanical unloading of failing hearts in children with dilated cardiomyopathy.
    Kasten J, Rakheja D, Zhang S, Thankavel P, Das BB J. Heart Lung Transplant. 2017 Jun
    Screening for chromosomally integrated human herpesvirus 6 status in solid-organ donors and recipients.
    Das BB, Munoz FM J. Heart Lung Transplant. 2017 Jan
    Persistent Epstein-Barr viral load in Epstein-Barr viral naïve pediatric heart transplant recipients: Risk of late-onset post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease.
    Das B, Morrow R, Huang R, Fixler D World J Transplant 2016 Dec 6 4 729-735
    Alemtuzumab (Campath-1H) therapy for refractory rejections in pediatric heart transplant recipients.
    Das B, Dimas V, Guleserian K, Lacelle C, Anton K, Moore L, Morrow R Pediatr Transplant 2016 Nov
    Congenital heart defects and left ventricular non-compaction in males with loss-of-function variants in NONO.
    Scott DA, Hernandez-Garcia A, Azamian MS, Jordan VK, Kim BJ, Starkovich M, Zhang J, Wong LJ, Darilek SA, Breman AM, Yang Y, Lupski JR, Jiwani AK, Das B, Lalani SR, Iglesias AD, Rosenfeld JA, Xia F J. Med. Genet. 2016 Aug
    Possible progesterone-induced gestational activation of chromosomally integrated human herpesvirus 6B and transplacental transmission of activated human herpesvirus 6B.
    Das BB, Rakheja D, Lacelle C, Sedlak RH, Gulve N, Chowdhury SR, Prusty BK J. Heart Lung Transplant. 2016 Aug
    Clinical Relevance of Detection of HHV-6 by PCR DNA Test in the Blood for Diagnosing Myocarditis.
    Das BB, Prusty BK Pediatr Cardiol 2016 Jan
    Use of nesiritide in critically ill children with biventricular dysfunction suffering from oliguria despite standard heart-failure management.
    Das BB, Koch J, Dimas V, Guleserian K, Nugent A Cardiol Young 2015 Dec 1-5
    Mycophenolate Mofetil-Induced Colitis in a Pediatric Heart Transplant
    Moore L, Sengupta AL, Das BB International Journal of Clinical Cardiology 2015 Oct 7 2
    Donor-specific HLA alloantibodies: Impact on cardiac allograft vasculopathy, rejection, and survival after pediatric heart transplantation.
    Tran A, Fixler D, Huang R, Meza T, Lacelle C, Das BB J. Heart Lung Transplant. 2015 Sep

    Honors & Awards

    • Better Patient Care Award
      Kosair Children’s Hospital, Louisville, KY (2007-2008)
    • Fellow of American College of Cardiology
    • Fellow of American Academy of Pediatrics
    • Joel Gernsheimer Award for Excellence
      Lincold Medical and Mental Health Center, NY (2001)

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • American College of Cardiology (2004-2011)
    • International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (2004-2012)
    • American Academy of Pediatrics (1999-2012)
    • American Heart Association