Pranay Sinha, MD
Research Fellow
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Infectious Diseases

Pranay Sinha was born and raised in India before coming to the USA for college. After graduating from Adelphi University in NY and spending a year participating in tumor-microenvironment research at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Dr. Sinha attended the UVa School of Medicine where he became interested in global health. He finished residency training at Yale-New Haven Hospital where he received a distinction in Global Health and Equity. He is interested in studying the tuberculosis epidemic in India with a view to improving policy implementation and formulation. He is currently training as a research fellow at the Boston University School of Medicine in the Section of Infectious Diseases.

2019 Maxwell Finland Award
2017 Power Day Resident Award
2017 Peggy Bia Medical Student Teaching Award
2017 West Haven VA clinic award
2017 Frederick L. Sachs Award
2016 Samuel D. Kushlan Award
2014 Medical Student Teaching Award
2014 Edgar F. Shannon Award of the Z Society
2013 Adelphi University 10 under 10 Program for “exceptional career & personal accomplishments”
2013-2019 Gold Humanism Honor Society: Member
2013 The Raven Society: Member
2011 Ram Family Center for Global Health Scholarship
2009 Joseph Serio Award for Excellence in Academics & Research
2008 5th Adelphi University Research Conference: Outstanding Paper Contribution to the Sciences
2007 Departmental Honors for Academic Achievement in Organic Chemistry

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  1. Sagar M, Reifler K, Rossi M, Miller NS, Sinha P, White LF, Mizgerd JP. Recent endemic coronavirus infection is associated with less-severe COVID-19. J Clin Invest. 2021 01 04; 131(1).View Related Profiles. PMID: 32997649
  2. Mostaghim A, Sinha P, Bielick C, Knudsen S, Beeram I, White LF, Apovian C, Sagar M, Hochberg NS. Clinical outcomes and inflammatory marker levels in patients with Covid-19 and obesity at an inner-city safety net hospital. PLoS One. 2020; 15(12):e0243888.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33326480
  3. Goshua G, Sinha P, Hendrickson JE, Tormey CA, Bendapudi P, Lee AI. Cost effectiveness of caplacizumab in acquired thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura. Blood. 2020 Dec 06. PMID: 33280030
  4. Sinha P, Jafarzadeh SR, Assoumou SA, Bielick CG, Carpenter B, Garg S, Harleen S, Neogi T, Nishio MJ, Sagar M, Sharp V, Kissin EY. The effect of IL-6 inhibitors on mortality among hospitalized COVID-19 patients: a multicenter study. J Infect Dis. 2020 Nov 20.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33216906
  5. Sinha P, Mostaghim A, Bielick CG, McLaughlin A, Hamer DH, Wetzler LM, Bhadelia N, Fagan MA, Linas BP, Assoumou SA, Ieong MH, Lin NH, Cooper ER, Brade KD, White LF, Barlam TF, Sagar M. Early administration of interleukin-6 inhibitors for patients with severe COVID-19 disease is associated with decreased intubation, reduced mortality, and increased discharge. Int J Infect Dis. 2020 Oct; 99:28-33.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32721528
  6. Sinha P, Hochberg NS. Controlling for undernutrition in epidemiological studies of tuberculosis. Lancet Infect Dis. 2020 05; 20(5):540-541.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32359465
  7. Sinha P, Shenoi SV, Friedland GH. Opportunities for community health workers to contribute to global efforts to end tuberculosis. Glob Public Health. 2020 03; 15(3):474-484. PMID: 31516079; DOI: 10.1080/17441692.2019.1663361;
  8. Sinha P, Davis J, Saag L, Wanke C, Salgame P, Mesick J, Horsburgh CR, Hochberg NS. Undernutrition and Tuberculosis: Public Health Implications. J Infect Dis. 2019 04 16; 219(9):1356-1363.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30476125
  9. Sinha P & Hochberg NS. The Role of Undernutrition and Diabetes in India’s TB Epidemic. International Journal of Medicine and Public Health. 2019; 9(1):1-3.
  10. Sinha P, Hochberg NS. Crystal ball: the yesterday and tomorrow of tuberculosis. Environ Microbiol Rep. 2019 02; 11(1):41-44.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30585431
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