Subani Chandra, M.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Bio

Education and Training

Medical School:
Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, India, 1995-2001
Internship:
Department of Medicine Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY, 2004-2005
Residency:
Department of Medicine Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY, 2005-2007
Fellowship(s):
Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Hofstra North Shore, LIJ School of Medicine, New Hyde Park, NY 2007-2011

Honors and Awards

  • 2011 Young Investigator Award, American Academy of Sleep Medicine
  • 2008-2009 Clinical Research Award in Women's Pulmonary Health American College of Chest Physicians
  • 2010 Dr. Edward Meilman Fellowship in Pulmonary Medicine
  • 2009-2010 Chief Fellow, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • 2009 Fellow of the Year, Department of Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • 2008 Best Presentation, CHEST - annual meeting of the American College of Chest Physicians
  • 2004-2007 Award for Excellence in Research, Department of Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • 2006-2007 Best Teaching Resident of the Year, Department of Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • 2006-2007 Resident of the Year, Department of Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Clinical

For appointments: 

Cardiopulmonary Sleep & Ventilatory Disorders Center
630 W. 168th Street, PH-8 Center
New York, NY 10032
P: (212) 305-7591
F: (212) 342-4784

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Expertise

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
  • General Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Ultrasonography

Clinical Centers

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine Diplomate, 2007
  • Pulmonary Disease Diplomate, 2009

Research

Research Interest

  • Pulmonary embolism – diagnosis and risk factors
  • Sleep related breathing disorders
  • Critical care outcomes and resource utilization

Selected Publications

  1. Chandra S, Sica A, Greenberg H. Respiratory effort related arousals contribute to sympathetic modulation of heart rate variability. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183;2011:A2211
  2. Chandra S, Narasimhan M. Pleural Ultrasonography. The Open Critical Care Medicine Journal 2010; 3(7):26-32
  3. Cohen RI, Chandra S, Koenig S, Tsang D, Wilson D, McCloskey T. Receptor expression in lymphocytes isolated from adult cystic fibrosis patients. Respiration 2010;79:141-146
  4. Chandra S, Sarkar P, Cohen R. Trends in the use of computed tomography pulmonary angiography for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2009; 179:A3302
  5. Chandra S, Condon S, Bonitz L, Germana J, Berman M, Cohen R. Stenotrophomonas maltophilia in cystic fibrosis. Chest 2008; 134:57002S
  6. Cohen RI, Tsang D, Koenig S, Wilson D, McCloskey T, Chandra S. Plasma ghrelin and leptin in adult cystic fibrosis patients. J Cystic Fibrosis 2008;7:398-402.
  7. Chandra S, Strachan P, Rossoff L. Pneumonia in a patient with gastro-esophageal reflux and chronic constipation: lipoid pneumonia – diagnostic and imaging considerations. Clin Pulm Med 2006;6:321-323
  8. Chandra S, Strachan P, Morgenstern N, Talwar A. An elderly man with lung and shoulder masses (signet ring cell adenocarcinoma of the lung): diagnostic puzzler. Journal of Resp Dis 2006;27:27-29

*Please see CV for complete list of publications