DIVISION OF ENDOCRINOLOGY

Current Fellows

Asaad Elbashir, MDAsaad Elbashir, MD

Education:
M.D., University of Khartoum, Faculty of Medicine, Sudan, 2003
Pediatric Residency, Royal College of Physicians, Dublin, Ireland, 2012
Pediatric residency, Children’s Hospital of New Jersey, NBIMC, Newark, NJ, 2015
Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2015 – Ongoing

Research Interests:
Type 1 diabetes in children
Global health

Publications:
Preissig, C. MD and Hutchins, J. MD.  Thyroid and Parathyroid in Critical Illness. Comprehensive Critical Care: Pediatric, 7/2012.

Oral Presentations:
Adrenal hypoplasia congenita, research symposium, Children’s Hospital of New Jersey, NBIMC, Newark, NJ 5/2015.

 Poster Presentation: 
Central Precocious Puberty Associated with a Dax-1 (NROB1) Mutation Causing Adrenal Hypoplasia Congenita – Endocrine society meeting, March 5, 2015, San diego,CA. Elbashir,A. MD. and Brenner, D. MD.


Sanjeet S. Sandhu DOSanjeet S. Sandhu DO

Education:

Texas Tech University-El Paso Pediatric Residency 2017
Midwestern University DO 2014
University Of Arizona BS 2010
University of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio - 2017 – Ongoing

Research Interests:

Type 2 Diabetes
Childhood Obesity Prevention

Presentations:

Sanjeet S. Sandhu DO, Amandip Birdi, Priti Patel MD, Chetanbabu Patel MD. "Recurrent Hypoglycemia in an Adolescent Female with Type I Diabetes Mellitus." Endocrine Society Conference 2016

Jessy George MD, Sanjeet S. Sandhu DO, Rosalind Lopez MD, Courtney Boggs NP, Amandip Birdi, Shivari Mehta MD, Hector Granados MD, Jo Rao MD, Priti Patel MD, Chetanbabu Patel MD. "Prevalence of Depression in Children with Chronic Endocrine Abnormalities" Pedatric Academic Society Meeting 2016

Sanjeet S. Sandhu DO, Amandip Birdi, Priti Patel MD, Chetanbabu Patel MD. "Diabetic Deception."
FACES of Diabetes Convention 2015

Marwan N. Sabbagh, Sonny S. Sandhu, Martin R. Farlow, Linda Vedders, Holly A. Shill, John N. Caviness, Donald J Connor, Lucia Sue, Charles H. Adler, Thomas G. Beach. Correlation of Clinical Features with Argyrophilic Grains at Autopsy. Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord. 2009 Jul–Sep; 23(3): 229–233.