Medical School
St. George's University School of Medicine, West Indies (2004)
University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine (2005), Pediatrics
University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine (2007), Pediatrics
UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2010), Pediatric Cardiology

Research Interest

  • Echocardiographic prediction of spontaneous closure of the ductus arteriosus in neonates less than 30 weeks gestation


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Clinical and echocardiographic diagnosis of patent ductus arteriosus in premature neonates.
Chiruvolu A, Punjwani P, Ramaciotti C Early Hum. Dev. 2009 Mar 85 3 147-9
The novel differentiation of human blood mononuclear cells into CD1a-negative dendritic cells is stimulated in the absence of exogenous cytokines by an extract prepared from pinecones.
Bradley WG, Widen RH, Weiser AM, Powers JJ, Fountain LB, Punjwani P, Lofgren SM, Hadzic T, Klein R, Green WH, Tanaka A Int. Immunopharmacol. 2003 Feb 3 2 209-23

Honors & Awards

  • Texas Super Doctors
    Texas Monthly Magazine (2015-2017)
  • Excellence in Research
    UT Southwestern Medical Center (2010)
  • Young Investigator Travel Award
    American Academy of Pediatrics (2010)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society of Echocardiography (2010)