Subani Chandra, M.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine at CUMC
Assistant Vice Chair of Medicine, Education Senior Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program Medical Director, Critical Care Education

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

View Dr. Chandra's full list of publications from PubMed