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Sankaran Krishnan, M.D., M.P.H. '13, FAAP

SquareAssociate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Associate Professor of Clinical Public Health, Public Health



  • Pediatric pulmonology
  • Chronic lung disease of prematurity and infancy


  • M.D., Topiwala National Medical College
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Pulmonology, Westchester Medical Center
  • M.P.H. '13, Environmental Health, New York Medical College


  • Ahmed A, Brown A, Pollack Y, et. al. "Relationship between FEV(1) /FVC and age in children with asthma." Pediatric pulmonology, (), (2024) . doi: 10.1002/ppul.26927
  • Astudillo Y, Kibrom S, Pereira T, et. al. "Association between anxiety and elevated blood pressure in adolescent patients: a single-center cross-sectional study." Journal of hypertension, 42(4), (2024) 644-649. doi: 10.1097/HJH.0000000000003652
  • Rischard F, Altman N, Szmuszkovicz J, et. al. "Long-Term Effects of COVID-19 on the Cardiopulmonary System in Adults and Children: Current Status and Questions to be Resolved by the National Institutes of Health Researching COVID to Enhance Recovery Initiative." Chest, (), (2024) . pii: S0012-3692(24)00006-0. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2023.12.030
  • Kim C, Krishnan S, Welter JJ, et. al. "Changes in Body Mass Index in Children and Adolescents with Asthma during the COVID-19 Pandemic." Pediatric allergy, immunology, and pulmonology, 36(2), (2023) 57-61. doi: 10.1089/ped.2022.0147
  • Welter JJ, Lennox AT, Krishnan S, et. al. "The relationship between weight and pulmonary outcomes in overweight and obese people with cystic fibrosis: A retrospective observational study." Health science reports, 5(6), (2022) e910. doi: 10.1002/hsr2.910
  • Ferguson K, Krishnan S, Sullivan E, et. al. "Counseling Tobacco Smoke Exposure Reduction Measures in Pediatrics: A Quality Improvement Project." Pediatric quality & safety, 7(5), (2022) e588. doi: 10.1097/pq9.0000000000000588
  • Krich D, Dozor AJ, Krishnan S, et. al. "Airway closing index in school-age children during exercise bronchoprovocation." The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma, 59(1), (2022) 126-131. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2020.1850765

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  • American Board of Pediatrics


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