Jahanara Begum-Hasan MD, PhD

Jahanara Begum-Hasan

Jahanara Begum-Hasan
MD, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor

Department of Pediatrics

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Pediatric Diabetes; Pediatric Endocrinology; Pediatrics

Contact Information
UBMD Pediatrics
Division of Endocrinology/Diabetes
1001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 323-0170
Fax: (716) 323-0297
jahanara@buffalo.edu


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Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology, National Institutes of Health/Georgetown University Hospital (2003)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center (2001)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center (1999)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Gastroenterology, McGill University/Montreal General Hospital (1998)
  • PhD, Experimental Medicine, McGill University (1992)
  • Internship, Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (1983)
  • MBBS, Medicine and Surgery, Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (1982)

Employment:

  • Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2020-present)
  • Attending Physician, Endocrinology/Diabetes, UBMD Pediatrics, Oishei Children's Hospital (2020-present)
  • Pediatric Endocrinologist, Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital (2016–2020)
  • Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Carilion School of Medicine (2009–2016)
  • Section Chief, Pediatric Endocrinology, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine/Carilion Clinic Children's Hospital (2009–2016)
  • Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Queen's University, School of Medicine, Canada (2003–2008)
  • Director, Pediatric Endocrinology, Queen‘s University, Canada (2003–2008)
  • Medical Officer, Ambulatory Medical Clinic, Dhaka Medical College and Hospital, Bangladesh (1983–1984)

Awards and Honors:

  • Endocrine Society 84th Annual Meeting: Genentech Travel Grant (2002)
  • Canadian Society for Clinical Investigation Annual Meeting: Best Paper Award (1992)


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Professional Memberships:

  • Endocrine Society

Presentations:

  • "Challenging Pediatric Endocrinology Cases" Pediatric Grand Rounds, University at Buffalo (2020)
  • "Missed Diagnosis of Type 1 Diabetes in Busy Primary Care Setting: Case Series" 100th Annual Meeting, Endocrine Society (2018)
  • "Congenital Hyperinsulinemia with Grade 4 Intraventricular Hemorrhage (IVH): A Case Report" 94th Annual Meeting, Endocrine Society (2012)
  • "Clustering of Autoimmune Disorders in Autism" 90th Annual Meeting, Endocrine Society (2008)
  • "Insulin Pump Therapy in Children: Who Needs It? Who Gets It?" 90th Annual Meeting, Endocrine Society (2008)
  • "Experience with Insulin Pump Therapy During the Neonatal Period" 89th Annual Meeting, Endocrine Society (2007)
  • "Familial Permanent Neonatal Diabetes with KCNJ11 Mutation and the Response of Glyburide Therapy" 88th Annual Meeting, Endocrine Society (2006)
  • "Should We Use Insulin Pump in Neonates?" 88th Annual Meeting, Endocrine Society (2006)
  • "Neonatal Diabetes Mellitus Associated with Duplication (6)(q23.3q24.2)" 38th European Human Genetics Conference, European Society of Human Genetics (2006)
  • "Should IGF-1 Level Be Compared to Normative Data Based on Chronological Age or Bone Age?" 85th Annual Meeting, Endocrine Society (2003)
  • "Interferon Gamma Induced Alterations in Na/Glucose Co-Transporter (SGLT-1) Activity and Gene Expression in CACO-2 Cells Involves an Association with the Molecular Chaperone Calnexin" Annual Meeting, American College of Gastroenterology (2000)
  • "Alterations in Sodium Glucose Co-Transporter (SGLT1) Gene Expression in Gluten Enteropathy" Annual Meeting, American College of Gastroenterology (1998)
  • "Analysis of Interleukin 10 Gene Expression in an in vitro Model of Enterocyte Differentiation Using CACO-2 Cells" Annual Meeting, American College of Gastroenterology (1998)
  • "Analysis of Gene Expression in Inflammatory Bowel Disease by Differential Display PCR of Colonocyte mRNA" Annual Meeting, American College of Gastroenterology (1996)
  • "Regulation of Progesterone Production in Early Human Placental Explants" Annual Meeting, Canadian Society for Clinical Investigation (1992)
  • "Stimulation of Progesterone by C18 and C19 Steroids in Explant Culture" 46th Annual Meeting, Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada (1990)
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Service Activities:

  • Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine: Admissions Committee; Committee Member (2012–2015)
  • Queen‘s University School of Medicine: Endocrine Block for Phase-2E Medical Students; Chair (2003–2008)
  • Queen‘s University School of Medicine: Medical Students and Residents; Research Supervisor (2003–2008)
  • Queen‘s University School of Medicine: Mock Pediatric Examinations for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons; Teacher (2003–2008)
  • Queen‘s University School of Medicine: Objective Structural Clinical Examinations; Teacher (2003–2008)
  • Queen‘s University School of Medicine: Pediatric Residents; Mentor (2003–2008)
  • Queen‘s University School of Medicine: Pediatric Residents Research Committee; Committee Member (2003–2008)
  • Queen‘s University School of Medicine: Pediatric Residents Training Committee; Committee Member (2003–2008)
  • Queen‘s University School of Medicine: Selection Committee for Admissions; Committee Member (2003–2008)
  • Queen‘s University School of Medicine: Selection Committee for the Evaluations of New Pediatric Residents; Committee Member (2003–2008)

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Contact Information

UBMD Pediatrics
Division of Endocrinology/Diabetes
1001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 323-0170
Fax: (716) 323-0297
jahanara@buffalo.edu

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