Dr. Lalit B. Verma

Petals Children Hospital

Dr. Lalit B. Verma

MD. FAAP

Personal :

Multi-lingual: English fluent in Hindi, Urdu, Russian and three local languages of India (Punjabi, Marathi, Gujarati).

Knowledge and proficiency in MS Office, SPSS software, EMR

Hobbies include football, Yoga, Meditation, Cycling and hiking.

  • Email Address :

    drvermalalit@gmail.com

  • Contact :

    Phone No.: +91-9826826065

Work Experience :

  • Pediatric consultant at St Luke’s Roosevelt hospital, New York (An affiliate of Columbia University) (July 2011-June 2013)
  • Pediatrics consultant (Emergency Dept.) at Metropolitan Hospital, New York Medical College, NY (July 2011-June 2013)
  • Medical Officer at Jai Ambe Hospital, Mumbai-India: (Feb 2005 –Jan 2007)

    Education :

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Stollery Children’s Hospital, University of Alberta, Canada. (July 2013-June 2015)
  • Pediatric Residency at New York Medical College, New York, USA Invasive & Non-invasive Ventilation. (July 2008 – June 2011)
  • Rotating clinical internship: (Dec 2003 –Dec 2004) King Edward Memorial Hospital/Seth G.S. Medical College, India
  • Doctor of Medicine: (Sept 96- June 2002) Odessa State Medical University, Ukraine

Licensure and Certification:

  • American Board of Pediatric (ABP) certified: 103670
  • New York State Board Medical License; 003907
  • College of Physicians and Surgeons, Alberta (Canada): 005282
  • Medical council of India (MCI): 26228
  • Maharashtra Medical Council: 2005/02/01065

Membership and Honorary/Professional Societies :

  • Member of North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
  • Member of Canadian Association of Gastroenterology
  • Member of American Academy of Pediatrics. July 2008
  • Student of the Year 1999: Odessa Medical University, Ukraine
  • Indus-Youth Junior College Scholarship: June 1994- Jun 1995
  • The Bhajanlal Trust secondary school tuition Scholarship: August 1990 - August 1991

Research Experience :

    Abstracts/Posters :

  • Survival and prognostic value in patients with normal and hyperdynamic Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction (LVEF)- American College of Cardiology 57th Annual Scientific Session 2008.
  • Resolution of massive infantile hepatic hemangio- endothelioma; consumptive hypothyroidism with propranolol treatment. Poster and oral presentation, presented at 2014 CAG Canadian Digestive Diseases Week (CDDW)/Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver (CASL)
  • Outpatient Tacrolimus trough levels immediately post- pediatric liver transplant: Preliminary quality assurance analysis; poster presentation at 2015 CAG Canadian Digestive Diseases Week (CDDW)/Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver (CASL)
  • University Of Alabama at Birmingham (08/2007- 11/2007):Research observership with Dr. Nanda in ECHO Lab; acquainted with the concepts of 2D/ 3D echo, Color Doppler and Bubble studies.
  • Ongoing projects :

  • Rejection rates relative to tacrolimus levels in pediatric patients post-liver transplant (In Process)
  • Systematic review of dietary management and maintenance therapy for eosinophilic esophagitis in pediatric patients (completed -awaiting publication)

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