Vishakha Sabharwal, MBBS
Clinical Associate Professor
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
Infectious Diseases

MBBS, Government Medical College, Amritsar

Vishakha Sabharwal, MD is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in Infectious Diseases at the Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine. She has extensive experience as a researcher and has received funding from the Shereta Seelig Charitable Foundation Trust and the National Institutes of Health. For this work, she has received the Maxwell Finland Award for Excellence in Research from the Massachusetts Infectious Disease Society. In addition to lecturing regularly, Dr. Sabharwal has mentored students who have gone on to become senior research assistants, faculty, fellows, and residents. She is a member of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the Pediatrics Infectious Disease Society, the Medical Society of the State of Massachusetts, and the Massachusetts Infectious Disease Society.

07/14/2017 - 07/14/2022 (PI)
AbbVie Inc.

Prevention Of Non-BPP
03/01/2000 - 06/30/2020 (PI)
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  1. Devera JL, Gonzalez Y, Sabharwal V. A narrative review of COVID-19 vaccination in pregnancy and breastfeeding. J Perinatol. 2023 Jul 26. PMID: 37495712
  2. Sabharwal V, Demos R, Snyder-Cappione J, Parker SE, Shaik-Dasthagirisaheb Y, Hunnewell J, Boateng J, Clarke K, Yuen R, Barnett E, Yarrington C, Taglauer E, Wachman EM. Cytokine levels in maternal and infant blood after COVID-19 vaccination during pregnancy in comparison with unvaccinated controls. J Reprod Immunol. 2023 Mar; 156:103821.View Related Profiles. PMID: 36764228; PMCID: PMC9884398; DOI: 10.1016/j.jri.2023.103821;
  3. Wachman EM, Snyder-Cappione J, Devera J, Boateng J, Dhole Y, Clarke K, Yuen RR, Parker SE, Hunnewell J, Ferraro R, Jean-Sicard S, Woodard E, Cruikshank A, Sinha B, Bartolome R, Barnett ED, Yarrington C, Taglauer ES, Sabharwal V. Maternal, Infant, and Breast Milk Antibody Response Following COVID-19 Infection in Early Versus Late Gestation. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2023 Mar 01; 42(3):e70-e76.View Related Profiles. PMID: 36729773; PMCID: PMC9935237; DOI: 10.1097/INF.0000000000003802;
  4. Tabatneck ME, He W, Lamb GS, Sun M, Goldmann D, Sabharwal V, Sandora TJ, Haberer JE, Campbell JI. Interferon Gamma Release Assay Results and Testing Trends Among Patients Younger Than 2 Years Old at Two US Health Centers. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2023 Mar 01; 42(3):189-194.View Related Profiles. PMID: 36729979; PMCID: PMC10368003; DOI: 10.1097/INF.0000000000003794;
  5. Campbell JI, Tabatneck M, Sun M, He W, Musinguzi N, Hedt-Gauthier B, Lamb GS, Goldmann D, Sabharwal V, Sandora TJ, Haberer JE. Increasing Use Of Interferon Gamma Release Assays Among Children =2 Years of Age in a Setting With Low Tuberculosis Prevalence. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2022 Dec 01; 41(12):e534-e537.View Related Profiles. PMID: 36375104; PMCID: PMC10332931; DOI: 10.1097/INF.0000000000003685;
  6. Campbell JI, Tabatneck M, Sun M, He W, Musinguzi N, Hedt-Gauthier B, Lamb GS, Domond K, Goldmann D, Sabharwal V, Sandora TJ, Haberer JE. Multicenter Analysis of Attrition from the Pediatric Tuberculosis Infection Care Cascade in Boston. J Pediatr. 2023 Feb; 253:181-188.e5.View Related Profiles. PMID: 36181869; PMCID: PMC10334304; DOI: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2022.09.038;
  7. Taglauer ES, Dhole Y, Boateng J, Snyder-Cappione J, Parker SE, Clarke K, Juttukonda L, Devera J, Hunnewell J, Barnett E, Jia H, Yarrington C, Sabharwal V, Wachman EM. Evaluation of maternal-infant dyad inflammatory cytokines in pregnancies affected by maternal SARS-CoV-2 infection in early and late gestation. J Perinatol. 2022 Oct; 42(10):1319-1327.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35449446; PMCID: PMC9022897; DOI: 10.1038/s41372-022-01391-9;
  8. Boateng JO, Wachman EM, Turcinovic J, Devera J, Jain M, Jean-Sicard S, Woodard E, Cruikshank A, Sinha B, Bartolome R, Barnett ED, Parker MG, Yarrington C, Connor JH, Taglauer E, Sabharwal V. SARS-CoV-2 in infant urine and fecal samples after in utero COVID-19 exposure. Pediatr Res. 2022 Aug; 92(2):536-540.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34718351; PMCID: PMC8556813; DOI: 10.1038/s41390-021-01822-x;
  9. Jonas MM, Rhee S, Kelly DA, Del Valle-Segarra A, Feiterna-Sperling C, Gilmour S, Gonzalez-Peralta RP, Hierro L, Leung DH, Ling SC, Lobzin Y, Lobritto S, Mizuochi T, Narkewicz MR, Sabharwal V, Wen J, Kei Lon H, Marcinak J, Topp A, Tripathi R, Sokal E. Pharmacokinetics, Safety, and Efficacy of Glecaprevir/Pibrentasvir in Children With Chronic HCV: Part 2 of the DORA Study. Hepatology. 2021 07; 74(1):19-27. PMID: 33811356; PMCID: PMC8548879; DOI: 10.1002/hep.31841;
  10. Aggarwal A, Cohen E, Figueira M, Sabharwal V, Herlihy JM, Bronwen C, Barnett ED, Pelton SI, Camelo IY. Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in an Adult With COVID-19-A Trial of Anakinra: A Case Report. Infect Dis Clin Pract (Baltim Md). 2021 Nov; 29(6):e420-e423.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34803350; PMCID: PMC8594393; DOI: 10.1097/IPC.0000000000001028;
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2007 Massachusetts Infectious Disease Society: Maxwell Finland Award for Excellence in Research
2006 Massachusetts Infectious Disease Society: Edward Kass Award for Clinical Excellence
1992-1998 Government Medical College, India: National Merit Scholarship,
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Transtympanic approach to treatment of otitis media
Mother to infant transmission of SARS CoV-2
COVID in children

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