INVESTIGATOR CORNER

DR. SANJAY KUMAR BHADADA

MBBS, MD (GENERAL MEDICINE), DM ENDOCRINOLOGY
PROFESSOR
DEPARTMENT OF ENDOCRINOLOGY
ROOM NO - 2, 4TH FLOOR BLOCK -F, NEHRU HOSPITAL
POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION & RESEARCH (PGIMER), CHNADIGARH

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Bhadada (MD, DM (Endocrinology and Metabolism), FICP, FRCPI and MNAMS) is working as an Additional Professor in the department of Endocrinology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, premier medical institute of country, known for its research and patient care worldwide . He is the founder and current secretary of Punjab and Chandigarh chapter of RSSDI. He is an Ex National Executive and current Secretary of Indian Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ISBMR). He is the regular speaker at annual conferences of RSSDI, Endocrine society of India (ESI) and ISBMR. He has more than 160 publications in high impact factor journals, speaks about his research aptitude. He has received prestigious awards like M N Sen Oration award by ICMR in 2013, PN Shah Oration award by Endocrine Society of India in 2010 & Prof. Survir Singh Visiting Professorship by Association of Physicians of India in 2011. He also delivered Sanofi Aventis senior lecturership at APICON and recently nominated for prestigious Prof. Shuvir singh oration award. He has research collaboration with International institutes like Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, USA & Antwerep University, Belzium and national institutes like IIT Ropar, CDRI Lucknow, AIIMS New Delhi, Panjab University & IMTECH, Chandigarh. He is the Section Editor of the ESI manual of Endocrinology. His major field of interests is diabetes in young and bone and diabetes. He is core team member of simultaneous pancreas and kidney transplant program at PGIMER, Chandigarh. He was the organizing secretary of one of the best organized ESICON (year 2014) at PGIMER, Chandigarh.

His work on primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) is recognized throughout country. He made the first online Indian PHPT registry program (www.indianphptregistry.com) to compile the data on PHPT throughout Indiato better understand the epidemiology, clinical and biochemical aspects in PHPT from India and has published many papers on the different clinical and biochemical complications associated with PHPT.

He is also actively involved ineducating type 1 diabetes children and providing complementary insulin and glucostrips to poor and underprivileged young individuals with diabetes through social support groupcalled ADITI (Association of Diabetes (young) in Tricity ). He is founder and current secretary of ADITI.

SPECIALIZATION

  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Rare Metabolic Bone disorders
  • Diabetes in Young

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Life member of European Calcified Tissue Society (ECTS)
  • Life member of Association of physicians of India (API)
  • Life member of Endocrine Society of India (ESI)
  • Life member of Research Society for the Studies of Diabetes in India (RSSDI)
  • Life member of Indian Society Bone and Mineral Research (ISBMR)
  • Life member of Indian Menopausal Society
  • Life member of Indian Thyroid Society (ITS) (Registration No. 1138)
  • Indian Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Endocrinology (ISPAE).
  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • Executive Secretary of Endocrine Society of India 2008-09
  • Joint Secretary of Endocrine Society of India 2010-13
  • Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences (MNAMS).
  • Fellow of Indian College of Physicians (FICP).
  • Founder governing council Member and Joint Secretory of World Non-communicable disease federation

AWARDS

  • Young Investigator Award for year 2005 from Indian Society of Bone and Mineral Research.
  • ISG-Systopic Award in 2009 from Indian Society of Gastroenterology for presenting paper on   “Prevalence and Predictors of Abnormal Bone Metabolism in Adult Celiac Patients”
  •  P N Shah Memorial Oration award at Endocrine society of India conference (ESICON) in year 2010 at CMC, Vellore. 
  • SANOFI AVENTIS SENIOR Lectureship in diabetes at APICON, 2012, Kolkata.
  • AR Seth Award for the year 2012 for the second best oral presentation at ESICON 2012 kolkata.
  • Prof. Survir Singh Visiting Professorship by Association of Physicians India for year 2013
  • ICMR M N SEN Oration award for year 2012on his research work on “Primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) in India”.

RESEARCH PROJECTS

  • To study gene expression for Vitamin D Receptor (VDR) and Calcium Sensing Receptor (CaSR) in patients with Primary Hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) and its correlation with clinical outcome (Funded by- Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), India , Oct 2010 – Sept 2013)
  • Identification of differentially expressed proteins in parathyroid tumors and their clinical correlation with the disease (Funded by - Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), India , Oct 2012 – Sept 2015)
  • To study promoter methylation status of CDKN2A, CDKN2B and RASSF1A gene in primary hyperparathyroidism (Funded by – Intramural grant from PGIMER, April 2013 – March 2015)
  • Expression profiling of mitogen activated protein Kinase (MAPK) signaling pathway molecules in patients with sporadic primary hyperparathyroidism and correlation with disease indices (Funded by - Endocrine Society of India, April 2016 – March 2018)
  • Functional and genetic characterization of microRNAs involved in sporadic parathyroid adenomas (Funded by -  Intramural research grant by PGIMER, April 2015 – March 2017)
  • To study the promoter methylation of transcriptional regulators of calcium sensing receptor (CASR) in sporadic parathyroid tumors (Funded by - Intramural research grant by PGIMER, April 2016 – March 2018)

 

PUBLICATIONS-
Journal Articles - Only on PHPT

Book Chapters

  • Sudhaker d. Rao, Sanjay Kr Bhadada and A. Michael Parfitt. Parathyroid Growth: Normal and Abnormal in book “The Parathyroids”, Third Edition, Editors John P. Bilezikian, Robert Marcus, Micheal A. Levine, Claudio Marcocci, Shonni J Silverbeg, John T. Potts Jr. Elsevier, 2014. p255-272
  • Sudhakar D Rao, Bhadada SK, Role of Vitamin D Nutrition in Metabolic Syndrome and Cardiovascular Risk Published by ICP monograph 2013.
  • Bhadada SK, D Sudhakar Rao. Osteoporosis: Nonpharmacological management of osteoporosis Published by nature publishing group; 2012,p39-48.
  • Bhadada SK, Mithal A. A Primary Hyperparathyroidism: An Indian Perspective (eds.) ESI Manual of Clinical Endocrinology. Published by Endocrine society of India; 2012,p503-510.
  • Bhadada S, Bhansali A, Bhat RV.  Clinical presentation of primary hyperparathyroidism. An Asian Perspective on Nutritional and Metabolic Bone and stone Disease. CBS publisher & Distributor, New Delhi; 2008, p-480-487.
  • Bhat RV, Bhadada S. Familial hypocalciuric hypercalcimia. An Asian Perspective on Nutritional and Metabolic Bone and stone Disease. CBS publisher & Distributor, New Delhi,2008: p509-513.
  • Shriram M, Bhadada S.  Phosphate Homeostasis.  An Asian Perspective on Nutritional and Metabolic Bone and stone Disease. . CBS publisher & Distributor, New Delhi,2008.p133-139.

 

PHPT WORKING GROUP IN PGIMER, CHANDIGARH

COLLABORATORS

We work closely with a number of scientists in India and abroad

NATIONAL

Dr. Rajesh Kahadgawat, Additional Professor, AIIMS New Delhi

Dr.Ritu Trivedi, Sr. Scientist, CDRI Lucknow,

Dr.Navin Kumar, Assistant Professor IIT Ropar

INTERNATIONAL

Dr Sudhaker D Rao, Henry Ford Hospital Detroit USA

Dr. Wim Van Hul- Antwerp, Belgium