Nivedita Patni, MD $$

Pediatric Endocrinologist

Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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Education and Training

Medical School
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (2008)
Miami Childrens Hospital (2013), Pediatrics
UT Southwestern - Children's Medical Center (2016), Pediatric Endocrinology
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics/Endocrinology
  • Research Interests

    • Type 1 Hyperlipoproteinemia
    • Progeria syndromes
    • Lipodystrophy syndromes
  • Publications

    • Should children with chronic diarrhea be referred to a lipid clinic? Wilson DP, Patni N Journal of clinical lipidology 2018 Jun
    • A Novel Generalized Lipodystrophy-associated Progeroid Syndrome due to recurrent heterozygous LMNA p.T10I Mutation. Hussain I, Patni N, Ueda M, Sorkina E, Valerio CM, Cochran E, Brown RJ, Peeden J, Tikhonovich Y, Tiulpakov A, Stender SRS, Klouda E, Tayeh MK, Innis J, Meyer A, Lal P, Godoy-Matos AF, Teles MG, Adams-Huet B, Rader DJ, Hegele RA, Oral EA, Garg A The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 2017 Dec
    • Orlistat Therapy for Children with Type 1 Hyperlipoproteinemia: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Patni N, Quittner C, Garg A The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 2018 Apr
    • The prevalence and etiology of extreme hypertriglyceridemia in children: Data from a tertiary children's hospital. Patni N, Li X, Adams-Huet B, Garg A Journal of clinical lipidology 2018 Jan
  • Professional Activities

    • American Diabetes Association (2015)
    • The Pediatric Endocrine Society (2014)
    • Pediatric Endocrinologists of Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, and Arkansas (2013)
    • American Academy of Pediatrics (2010)
    • The Endocrine Society (2013)
  • Awards and Honors

    • Travel Award for Lipodystrophy meeting: Leptin and Beyond 2014
    • Endocrine Society Early Career Forum Travel Award for Annual Meeting 2015
    • Pediatric Endocrine Society Travel Award for Annual Meeting 2016
    • Pediatric Endocrine Society Travel Award for Lipodystrophy Diagnosis & Treatment Consensus Statement meeting, 2015

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