PREM SAHASRANAM, MD

HONORS AND AWARDS

Outstanding Teaching Award from the Family Practice Residency Program, Loma Linda University, Hanford California: 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018
Carmel Scholar Award in Endocrinology: 2007
Honors Grade - Elective Clerkship, Harvard Medical School, Boston: 1999
Honors in Physiology, Madras Medical College, Madras, India: 1994
Stood among the top 500 over 1,000,000 in the national medical entrance examination (All India): 1993

MEMBERSHIP

Endocrine Society since 2005

PHARMACEUTICAL SPEAKING

Novartis Pharmaceuticals, speaker for osteoporosis drug - reclast Astra Zeneca Pharmaceuticals, speaker for diabetes drug - Farxiga.

SCIENTIFIC LECTURES

Standards of Care in Diabetes ADA 2019 3rd Annual Continuing Medical Symposium   09/2019
Current concepts in Graves Disease, Hanford Family Practice Residency Program, Hanford, CA  08/2018
Obesity Management, Standard of Care, Hanford Family Practice Residency, Hanford, CA  01/2018
Standard of Care, Outpatient Diabetes Management, Hanford Family Practice Residency, Hanford, CA 05/2017
Inpatient Diabetes Management, Hanford Family Practice Residency, Hanford, CA 04/2017
Management of Thyroid Disorders, CME Talk, Adventist Central Valley Network 05/2015
Introduction to SGLT2 Inhibitor, Hanford Family Practice Residency, Hanford, CA 03/2014
Management of Thyroid Nodule, Hanford Family Practice Residency, Hanford, CA 10/2011
Management of PCOS, Hanford Family Practice Residency Program, Hanford, CA 09/2011
Current concepts in Graves Disease, Hanford Family Practice Residency Program, Hanford, CA 08/2011
Clinical Diagnosis and Management of Addison’s Disease, Hanford Community Medical Center, Hanford, CA 08/2008
Steroid Dependence, Hanford Community Medical Center, Hanford, CA 06/2008
Clinical Conference, Martin Luther King Jr/Drew Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 03/2007
Multiglandular Parathyroid Carcinoma, A Case Report, Western Regional Meet, West Society for Clinical Investigation, Carmel, CA 02/2007
Self-Regression of Acromegaly,  A Case Report, Western Regional Meet, West Society for Clinical Investigation, Carmel, CA 02/2007
Effects of Testosterone Replacement in Androgen-Deficient Women with Hypopituitarism, A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study, Journal Club, Martin Luther King Jr/Drew Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 01/2007 Clinical and Histological Characteristics of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma: Results of a Retrospective Study in 243 Patients: Journal Club, Martin Luther King Jr/Drew Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 09/2006
A “Natural” Cure for Acromegaly, Clinical Conference, Martin Luther King Jr/Drew Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 05/2006
The Hyperglycemia: Intensive Insulin Infusion in Infarction, Journal Club, Martin Luther King Jr/ Drew Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 04/2006
Chronic Hypocalcemia in a patient with Prune Belly Syndrome, Clinical Conference, Martin Luther King Jr/Drew Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 02/2006
Pituitary Microadenomas: Should we screen for Growth Hormone Deficiency, - Western Regional Meet, Western Society for Clinical Investigation, Carmel, CA 02/2006
Starting dose of Levothyroxine in the treatment of Hypothyroidism, Journal Club, Martin Luther King Jr/Drew Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA-10/2005
Management of Hypothyroidism, Clinical Conference, St Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, NY 04/2005
Management of Type 2 Diabetes, Clinical Conference, St Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, NY 01/2005

PUBLICATIONS

Yuen K, Cook DM, Sahasranam P, Patel P, Ghods D, Shahinian HK, Friedman TC, Prevalence of GH and other anterior pituitary hormone deficiencies in adults with non secreting pituitary microadenomas and normal serum IGF-1 levels, Clinical Endocrinology, Vol 69, 2008, 292-8
Sahasranam P, Tran MT, Friedman TC Multiglandular Parathyroid Carcinoma, A Case Report and Brief Review, Southern Medical Journal, Vol 100, 2007, 841-45
Sahasranam P, Ballani P, Friedman TC,A “Natural” Cure for Acromegaly Endotrends, 2007, 1:8-11 Journal of Investigative Medicine Abstracts, Vol. 55, Supplement 1, Abstract 393 
Sahasranam P, Hellerman JG,Oncogenic Osteomalacia: A Case Report and Comments. 
Endotrends, 2006; 13:1-7
Sahasranam P, Patel P, Friedman TC, Pituitary “Incidentalomas” are not completely incidental and cause Growth Hormone Deficiency Journal of Investigative Medicine, 2006, Volume 54, Supplement 1, Abstract 426
Sahasranam P, Nagovsky N, Stumacher R Clozapine induced Pancreatitis and DKA, Case Report Abstract, ACP Scientific Meeting, New York Upstate chapter, 2004, Volume 1

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