Sowmya Balasubramanian, MD MSc

Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics - Cardiology

Professional Education

Board Certification: Pediatric Cardiology, American Board of Pediatrics

Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (2005)

Residency: The Hospital for Sick Children (2008) Canada

Board Certification, Subspecialty: Pediatric Cardiology, American Board of Pediatrics (2012)

Fellowship: Children's Hospital Boston (2012) MA

Internship: The Hospital for Sick Children (2006) Canada

Medical Education: Queens University (2005) ONCanada

In-Hospital Arrhythmia Development and Outcomes in Pediatric Patients With Acute Myocarditis
Miyake, C. Y., Teele, S. A., Chen, L., Motonaga, K. S., Dubin, A. M., & Mah, D. Y. (2014). In-Hospital Arrhythmia Development and Outcomes in Pediatric Patients With Acute Myocarditis. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 113(3), 535-540.

Transcatheter Device Closure of a Congenital Aortic-Left Atrial Tunnel
Sun, H. Y., Buccola, K. J., Punn, R., Silverman, N. H., Peng, L. F., & Balasubramanian, S. (2014). Transcatheter Device Closure of a Congenital Aortic-Left Atrial Tunnel. CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE, 9(1), E23-E26.

Chest Radiographic Findings in Pediatric Patients with Intraluminal Pulmonary Vein Stenosis.
Mayhew, C. E., Lee, E. E., Balasubramanian, S., Muneeb, M., Gauvreau, K., & Jenkins, K. J. (2013). Chest Radiographic Findings in Pediatric Patients with Intraluminal Pulmonary Vein Stenosis. Congenital heart disease.

Midgestation Fetal Pulmonary Annulus Size Is Predictive of Outcome in Tetralogy of Fallot.
Friedman, K., Balasubramanian, S., & Tworetzky, W. (2013). Midgestation Fetal Pulmonary Annulus Size Is Predictive of Outcome in Tetralogy of Fallot. Congenital heart disease.

Bilateral Disease and Early Age at Presentation Are Associated with Shorter Survival in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease and Intraluminal Pulmonary Vein Stenosis
Balasubramanian, S., Rehman, M., Gauvreau, K., & Jenkins, K. J. (2012). Bilateral Disease and Early Age at Presentation Are Associated with Shorter Survival in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease and Intraluminal Pulmonary Vein Stenosis. CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE, 7(4), 378-386.

Outcomes After Stent Implantation for the Treatment of Congenital and Postoperative Pulmonary Vein Stenosis in Children
Balasubramanian, S., Marshall, A. C., Gauvreau, K., Peng, L. F., Nugent, A. W., & McElhinney, D. B. (2012). Outcomes After Stent Implantation for the Treatment of Congenital and Postoperative Pulmonary Vein Stenosis in Children. CIRCULATION-CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, 5(1), 109-117.

Human immunodeficiency virus-1 infection protects against a Tc1-to-Tc2 shift in CD8(+) T cells
Gulzar, N., Diker, B., Balasubramanian, S., Jiang, J. Q., & Copeland, K. Ft. (2011). Human immunodeficiency virus-1 infection protects against a Tc1-to-Tc2 shift in CD8(+) T cells. HUMAN IMMUNOLOGY, 72(11), 995-1000.

Infection of CD8+CD45RO+ memory T-cells by HIV-1 and their proliferative response.
Gulzar, N., Balasubramanian, S., Harris, G., Sanchez-Dardon, J., & Copeland, K. Ft. (2008). Infection of CD8+CD45RO+ memory T-cells by HIV-1 and their proliferative response. The open AIDS journal, 2, 43-57.

Pulmonary vein stenosis: expression of receptor tyrosine kinases by lesional cells
Riedlinger, W. Fj., Juraszek, A. L., Jenkins, K. J., Nugent, A. W., Balasubramanian, S., & Collins, T. (2006). Pulmonary vein stenosis: expression of receptor tyrosine kinases by lesional cells. CARDIOVASCULAR PATHOLOGY, 15(2), 91-99.

Pediatric surgeons and pediatric emergency physicians' attitudes towards analgesia and sedation for incarcerated inguinal hernia reduction
Goldman, R. D., Balasubramanian, S., Wales, P., & Mace, S. E. (2005). Pediatric surgeons and pediatric emergency physicians' attitudes towards analgesia and sedation for incarcerated inguinal hernia reduction. JOURNAL OF PAIN, 6(10), 650-655.

Topical nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for corneal abrasions: Meta-analysis of randomized trials
Calder, L. A., Balasubramanian, S., & Fergusson, D. (2005). Topical nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for corneal abrasions: Meta-analysis of randomized trials. ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 12(5), 467-473.

Lack of consensus on corneal abrasion management: results of a national survey.
Calder, L., Balasubramanian, S., & Stiell, I. (2004). Lack of consensus on corneal abrasion management: results of a national survey. CJEM, 6(6), 402-407.

Production of CD8(+) T cell nonlytic suppressive factors by CD28, CD38, and HLA-DR subpopulations
Jiang, J. Q., Balasubramanian, S., Hawley-Foss, N. C., Badley, A. D., Rosenthal, K. L., & Copeland, K. Ft. (2003). Production of CD8(+) T cell nonlytic suppressive factors by CD28, CD38, and HLA-DR subpopulations. AIDS RESEARCH AND HUMAN RETROVIRUSES, 19(6), 497-502.