Deepali Handa MD

Deepali Handa

Deepali Handa
MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Pediatrics

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine; Neonatology; Pediatrics

Contact Information
UBMD Pediatrics
Division of Neonatology
1001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 323-0260
Fax: (716) 323-0294
deepalih@buffalo.edu


Patient Care

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Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Cohen Children‘s Medical Center of New York (2013)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Cohen Children‘s Medical Center of New York (2010)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, Cohen Children‘s Medical Center of New York (2008)
  • MD, Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, with Distinction (2004)

Employment:

  • Medical Director, NICU, Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital (2016-present)
  • Attending Physician, Neonatology, UBMD Pediatrics, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2013-present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2013-present)
  • Associate Medical Director, NICU, Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital (2014–2016)
  • Director, Newborn Screening Program, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2013–2015)
  • Junior Medical Officer, Pediatrics, Anil Baghi Memorial Hospital, India (2007)
  • Junior Medical Officer, Pediatrics, Anil Baghi Memorial Hospital, India (2004–2005)

Awards and Honors:

  • Eastern Society for Pediatric Research: Travel Award (2013)
  • Cohen Children‘s Medical Center: Chief Administrative Fellow (2012)
  • 2012 Best Abstract in Breastfeeding Research Award: "Effects of Prolonged Freezing After Refrigeration on the Integrity of Human Milk" (2012)
  • Kasturba Medical College: Manoj Salian Memorial Prize - 2nd in Final MBBS Examination (1999)
  • All India Conference of ACBI: Manipal Award for Highest Marks in Biochemistry (1999)
  • Kasturba Medical College: Mrs. Muktaben D. Chandrana Prize - Best Outgoing Lady Medical Graduate (2002-2003)
  • Kasturba Medical College: Dr. T.M.A. Pai Prize - 1st in Final MBBS Part 2 Examination (2002-2003)
  • Kasturba Medical College: Dr. R.L. Adiga Prize - 1st ini Final MBBS Part 2 Examination (2002-2003)
  • Kasturba Medical College: 1st in Surgery in Final MBBS Part 2 University Examination (2002-2003)

Research Expertise:

  • Breast milk storage and processing
  • Neonatal nutrition

Journal Articles:

Abstracts:

  • Ahrabi FA, Handa D, Codipilly CN, Shah S, Potak D, Schanler RJ. Effects of Prolonged Freezing on the Integrity of Human Milk. FASEB J. 2013; 27(629.4).

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Pediatrics: Fellow (FAAP) (2007–present)

Presentations:

  • "Shock in the Newborn" Perinatal Updates 2014 (2014)
  • "Do Thawing and Warming Affect the Integrity of Human Milk?" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2013)
  • "Effects of Prolonged Freezing On the Integrity of Human Milk" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2013)
  • "Do Thawing and Warming Affect the Integrity of Human Milk?" Annual Meeting, Eastern Society for Pediatric Research (2013)
  • "Do Thawing and Warming Affect the Integrity of Human Milk?" AAP National Conference and Exhibition, American Academy of Pediatrics, Breastfeeding (2012)
  • "Effects of Prolonged Freezing On the Integrity of Human Milk" AAP National Conference and Exhibition, American Academy of Pediatrics, Perinatal Pediatrics (2012)
  • "Are Elevated Nucleated Red Blood Cell Counts at Birth Associated with Acute Determinants of Adverse Outcomes for Near Term and Term Infants with Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy?" Annual Meeting, Queens Pediatric Society (2010)

Service Activities:

  • American Academy of Pediatrics: Neonatal Resuscitation Program; Teacher (2013–present)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics: 35th Annual Seminar of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine; Invited Participant (2012)

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Contact Information

UBMD Pediatrics
Division of Neonatology
1001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 323-0260
Fax: (716) 323-0294
deepalih@buffalo.edu

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