Dr. Usha Raj MD Neonatologist

Dr. Usha Raj is a neonatologist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System. She received her medical degree from Seth G.S. Medical College and has been in practice for 41 years. She is one of 10 doctors at University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System who specialize in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neonatologist: General Neonatology

Education & Medical Training

Tulane University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1979–1980

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 1980–1982

Tulane University
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 1978–1979

Seth G.S. Medical College
Class of 1973

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation
1994

Publications & Presentations

Sphingosine Kinase 1 Deficiency Confers Protection against Hyperoxia-Induced Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia in a Murine Model: Role of S1P Signaling and Nox Proteins.
Harijith, A.,Pendyala, S.,Reddy, N. M.,Bai, T.,Usatyuk, P. V.,Berdyshev, E.,Gorshkova, I.,Shuang Huang, L.,Mohan, V.,Garzon, S.,Kanteti, P.,Reddy, S. P.,Raj, U.,Natarajan, V.

Oxygen-dependent signaling in pulmonary vascular smooth muscle.
Raj, U., Shimoda, L.

The occurrence of paralytic shellfish toxins in two species of xanthid crab from Suva barrier reef, Fiji Islands.
Raj, U., Haq, H., Oshima, Y., Yasumoto, T.

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