Poonam Khurana, MD, FAAP
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Dr. Khurana completed her pediatric residency at Lincoln Medical Center, Cornell University, New York and her neonatology fellowship at St. Christopher Hospital for Children, Drexel University in Philadelphia where she served as a clinical instructor of pediatrics. She joined Indiana University as an assistant professor of clinical pediatrics in section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine in 2004 and currently practices at Methodist hospital in the neonatal Intensive care nursery. A diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics, Khurana is certified in the sub-board of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine and licensed to practice medicine in five states.
1. Khurana, P., Ashraf, Q.M., Mishra, O.P. and Delivoria-Papadopoulos, M. Effect of Hypoxia on Caspase-3, 8 and 9 Activity in the Cerebral Cortex of Newborn Piglets. Neurochemical Research, Volume 27, Number 9: pages 931-938, September 2002.
2. Huang, E., Chang A., Khurana, P., “Users Preferred Interactive E-health Tools on U.S. Hospital websites” International Journal of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Marketing, Volume 6, Number 3, pages 215-229, August 2012
3. Khurana, P., Huang, E., Efficacy of Accent Modification Training for International Medical Professionals. Journal of University Teaching and Learning. Volume 10, Number 2, August 2013, Available at http://ro.uow.edu.au/jutlp/vol10/iss2/4
4. Khurana, P., Huang, E., A Model for a Novel Communication Training Program Focused on Accent Modification for International Medical Professionals. Journal of Education and Training. Volume 2, Number 1, 2015, available at http://dx.doi.org/10.5296/jet.v2i1.6261
5. Khurana, P., I am an IMG, Medical Encounter, Volume 28, Number 1, Spring/Summer 2014
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Dr. Khurana is the director of the "American English for Internationals” program which was started in 2008. The mission of AEI is to help international professionals empower themselves with effective communication skills in the context of the American language and cultural norms. Details of the AEI program can be found at the Indiana University’s Faculty Development and the Asian Pacific Faculty and Staff Council websites. http://faculty.medicine.iu.edu/gender-diversity-inclusion/diversity-affairs/programs-for-international-faculty/aei-accent-modification/ http://www.apafsc.iupui.edu/
American Academy on Communication in Healthcare
Association of American Physicians of Indian Origin
Pennsylvania Medical Society
Philadelphia Research Society
Sub-Board of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine