U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Madhumita Sinha

 Contact Info

Tel: 602-200-5307
Email: madhumita.sinha@nih.gov

 Select Experience

  • Master of Health ManagementW. P. Carey School of Business/School of Health Management & Policy, ASU2006-2008
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine FellowshipAkron Children's Hospital, Akron, Ohio1996-1999
  • Pediatric ResidencySt. Luke's/Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY1993-1996
  • Medical College GraduationMaulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India1990
  • Board Certified Pediatric Emergency MedicineAmerican Board of Pediatrics2000
  • Board Certified General PediatricsAmerican Board of Pediatrics1996
  • M.B.B.S.Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India1990

 Related Links

  • Clinical Research
  • Epidemiology/Population Sciences
  • Health Disparities
  • Pediatrics
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences


A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

Dahl A, Sinha M, Rosenberg DI, Tran M, Valdez A. Assessing physician-parent communication during emergency medical procedures in children: an observational study in a low-literacy Latino patient population. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2015 May; 31 (2015 May; 5; 31):339-42. [Full Text/Abstract]
Vyles D, Sinha M, Rosenberg DI, Foster KN, Tran M, Drachman D. Predictors of serious bacterial infections in pediatric burn patients with fever. J Burn Care Res. 2014 Jul-Aug; 35 (35; 4; 2014 Jul-Aug):291-5. [Full Text/Abstract]
Sinha M, Khor KN, Amresh A, Drachman D, Frechette A. The use of a kiosk-model bilingual self-triage system in the pediatric emergency department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2014 Jan; 30 (30; 2014 Jan; 1):63-8. [Full Text/Abstract]
Matz S, Connell M, Sinha M, Goettl CS, Patel PC, Drachman D. Clinical outcomes of pediatric patients with acute abdominal pain and incidental findings of free intraperitoneal fluid on diagnostic imaging. J Ultrasound Med. 2013 Sep; 32 (32; 2013 Sep; 9):1547-53. [Full Text/Abstract]
Alimov V, Lovecchio F, Sinha M, Foster KN, Drachman D. Use of a silver-containing hydrofiber dressing for filling abscess cavity following incision and drainage in the emergency department: a randomized controlled trial. Adv Skin Wound Care. 2013 Jan; 26 (26; 1; 2013 Jan):20-5. [Full Text/Abstract]
Sinha M, Lezine MW, Frechette A, Foster KN. Weighing the pediatric patient during trauma resuscitation and its concordance with estimated weight using Broselow Luten Emergency Tape. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 Jun; 28 (2012 Jun; 28; 6):544-7. [Full Text/Abstract]
Woelker JU, Sinha M, Christopher NC, Powell KR. Serum procalcitonin concentration in the evaluation of febrile infants 2 to 60 days of age. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 May; 28 (28; 2012 May; 5):410-5. [Full Text/Abstract]
Ferayorni A, Sinha M, McDonald FW. Health issues among foreign born uninsured children visiting an inner city pediatric emergency department. J Immigr Minor Health. 2011 Jun; 13 (2011 Jun; 13; 3):434-44. [Full Text/Abstract]
Christian-Kopp S, Sinha M, Rosenberg DI, Eisenhart AW, McDonald FW. Antibiotic dosing for acute otitis media in children: a weighty issue. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2010 Jan; 26 (2010 Jan; 26; 1):19-25. [Full Text/Abstract]
O'Neill PJ, Sinha M, McArthur RA, Frechette A. Penetrating cactus spine injury to the mediastinum of a child. J Pediatr Surg. 2008 Aug; 43 (8; 43; 2008 Aug):e33-5. [Full Text/Abstract]
Sinha M, Shriki J, Salness R, Blackburn PA. Need for standardized sign-out in the emergency department: a survey of emergency medicine residency and pediatric emergency medicine fellowship program directors. Acad Emerg Med. 2007 Feb; 14 (14; 2; 2007 Feb):192-6. [Full Text/Abstract]
Sinha M, Salness R, Foster KN, Fenn R, Hannasch C. Accidental foot burns in children from contact with naturally heated surfaces during summer months: experience from a regional burn center. J Trauma. 2006 Oct; 61 (2006 Oct; 4; 61):975-8. [Full Text/Abstract]
Sinha M, Christopher NC, Fenn R, Reeves L. Evaluation of nonpharmacologic methods of pain and anxiety management for laceration repair in the pediatric emergency department. Pediatrics. 2006 Apr; 117 (117; 4; 2006 Apr):1162-8. [Full Text/Abstract]
Olness K, Sinha M, Herran M, Cheren M, Pairojkul S. Training of health care professionals on the special needs of children in the management of disasters: experience in Asia, Africa, and Latin America. Ambul Pediatr. 2005 Jul-Aug; 5 (2005 Jul-Aug; 4; 5):244-8. [Full Text/Abstract]
Banerjee R, Das A, Ghoshal UC, Sinha M. Predicting mortality in patients with cirrhosis of liver with application of neural network technology. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2003 Sep; 18 (2003 Sep; 9; 18):1054-60. [Full Text/Abstract]
Sinha M, Kennedy CS, Ramundo ML. Artificial neural network predicts CT scan abnormalities in pediatric patients with closed head injury. J Trauma. 2001 Feb; 50 (2; 2001 Feb; 50):308-12. [Full Text/Abstract]
Sinha M, Das A. Cost effectiveness analysis of different strategies of management of chronic hepatitis C infection in children. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2000 Jan; 19 (2000 Jan; 19; 1):23-30. [Full Text/Abstract]