Raj Sahulee, DO
Dr. Sahulee is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Icahn School of Medicine. He received his osteopathic medical degree from Midwestern University, his pediatric residency training at St. Vincent’s Hospital-Manhattan, and his fellowships at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He has joined us as a member of the Division of Pediatric Cardiology and his clinical focus is based in the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit. He also provides cardiology consulting services to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and the general inpatient service. Dr. Sahulee is particularly interested in improving the quality of care and the integration of services needed for patients with congenital and acquired heart disease before and after intervention or surgery. In addition to his clinical responsibilities, Dr. Sahulee has a significant interest in student, resident and fellow education, and is developing metrics to evaluate successful learning.
- Complex Congenital Heart Disease
- Congenital Heart Disease In Children And Adults
- Pediatric Arrhythmias
- Pediatric Cardiomyopathies
- Pediatric Heart Failure
- Pediatric Valvular Heart Disease
Outstanding Investigator Award Finalist
1st Prize: Fellow Poster Contest
Best Research Presentation: Pediatric Fellowship Research Symposium
Teaching Fellow of the Year
Along with his clinical practice, Dr. Sahulee’s research interests have involved investigating the outcomes for those with congenital and acquired heart disease, outcomes for those undergoing heart transplantation, incidence and risk factors for intensive care morbidities, and novel therapies for pediatric heart failure. In addition to his publications, he has presented his research at several regional, national, and international conferences.
Shah AB, Hashmi SS, Sahulee R, Pannu H, Gupta-Malhotra M. Characteristics of systemic hypertension in preterm children. Journal of clinical hypertension (Greenwich, Conn.) 2015 May; 17(5).
Sahulee R, Lytrivi ID, Savla JJ, Rossano JW. Centers for Disease Control . The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation 2014 Nov; 33(11).
Sahu R, Pannu H, Shete S, Yu R, Bricker J, Gupta-Malhotra M. Systemic hypertension requiring treatment in the neonatal intensive care unit. . J Pediatr 2013; 163(1): 84-88.
Sahu R, Balaguru D, Thapar V, Haque I, Peyton C, Bricker J. Conivaptan therapy in an infant with severe hyponatremia and congestive heart failure.. Tex Heart Inst J 2012; 39(5): 724-6.
Sahu R, Rao P. Transcatheter stent therapy in children: an update. . Pediat Therapeut 2012; S5(001).
Rafique M, Sahu R, Maposa D, Khan Q. Hyponatremia in pediatric cathlab patients. . Anesth Analg 2011; 112: S-341.