Assistant Professor

What I Do

Genetics of youth onset type 2 diabetes and pharmacogenetics of metformin response

Education and Training

Pediatric endocrinology fellowship training, 2016 , Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Pediatric residency training, 2013 , Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA
Pediatric residency training, 2012 , SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
MBBS, 2008 , Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry, India

Publications

Srinivasan S, Jablonski KA, Knowler WC, Dagogo-Jack S, E Kahn S, Boyko EJ, Bray GA, Horton ES, Hivert MF, Goldberg R, Chen L, Mercader J, Harden M, Florez JC. A Polygenic Lipodystrophy Genetic Risk Score Characterizes Risk Independent of BMI in the Diabetes Prevention Program. J Endocr Soc. 2019 Sep 01; 3(9):1663-1677.
LING CHEN, SHYLAJA SRINIVASAN, NICOLA SANTORO, JENNIFER TODD, JASMIN DIVERS, AMY SANGHAVI SHAH, SAMUEL GIDDING, BRIAN K. BURKE, MOREY W. HAYMOND, LESLIE LANGE, SANTICA M. MARCOVINA, ALAN CHAIT, JASON FLANNICK, SONIA CAPRIO, JOSE C. FLOREZ. 177-OR: Genome-Wide Association Study of Lipid Traits in Youth with Type 2 Diabetes: The ProDiGY (Progress in Diabetes Genetics in Youth) Consortium. Diabetes. 2019 Jun 1; 68(Supplement 1):177-or.
Armaiti Mody, Janet Lee, Jessica Tenney, Shylaja Srinivasan. MON-268 A Rare Case of Primary Hypoaldosteronism in a Newborn. Journal of the Endocrine Society. 2019 Apr 15; 3(Suppl 1).
Todd JN, Srinivasan S, Pollin TI. Advances in the Genetics of Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes. Curr Diab Rep. 2018 06 22; 18(8):57.
Srinivasan S, Yee SW, Giacomini KM. Pharmacogenetics of Antidiabetic Drugs. Adv Pharmacol. 2018; 83:361-389.
JENNIFER TODD, JEFFREY W. KLEINBERGER, SHYLAJA SRINIVASAN, SHERIDA E. TOLLEFSEN, LYNNE L. LEVITSKY, LORRAINE E.L. KATZ, JEANIE B. TRYGGESTAD, FIDA BACHA, GIUSEPPINA IMPERATORE, JEAN M. LAWRENCE, CATHERINE PIHOKER, JASMIN DIVERS, JASON FLANNICK, DANA DABELEA, JOSE C. FLOREZ, TONI I. POLLIN. Monogenic Diabetes in the Progress for Diabetes Genetics in Youth (ProDiGY) Collaboration. Diabetes. 2018 May 1; 67(Supplement 1):268-or.
SHYLAJA SRINIVASAN, JENNIFER TODD, LING CHEN, JASMIN DIVERS, SAM GIDDING, STEVEN CHERNAUSEK, ROSE GUBITOSI-KLUG, MEGAN M. KELSEY, RACHANA SHAH, MARY HELEN BLACK, LYNNE E. WAGENKNECHT, JOSE M. MERCADER, ALISA MANNING, JASON FLANNICK, DANA DABELEA, JOSE C. FLOREZ. The First Genome-Wide Association Study (GWAS) for Type 2 Diabetes in Youth from the Progress in Diabetes Genetics in Youth (ProDiGY) Collaboration. Diabetes. 2018 May 1; 67(Supplement 1):1703-p.
Srinivasan S, Kaur V, Chamarthi B, Littleton KR, Chen L, Manning AK, Merino J, Thomas MK, Hudson M, Goldfine A, Florez JC. TCF7L2 Genetic Variation Augments Incretin Resistance and Influences Response to a Sulfonylurea and Metformin: The Study to Understand the Genetics of the Acute Response to Metformin and Glipizide in Humans (SUGAR-MGH). Diabetes Care. 2018 03; 41(3):554-561.
Srinivasan S., Yee SW., Giacomini K . In Advances in Pharmacology, Elsevier. The Pharmacogenetics of Anti-Diabetic Drugs. 2018; 361-381.
Srinivasan S., Levitsky L. Radovick and Misra’s Pediatric Endocrinology: A Practical Clinical Guide, Springer International. Type 2 diabetes in youth. 2018; 737-754.
Shylaja Srinivasan, Lynne L. Levitsky. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Youth. Pediatric Endocrinology. 2018 Jan 1; 737-753.
Srinivasan S, O'Rourke J, Bersche Golas S, Neumeyer A, Misra M. Calcium and Vitamin D Supplement Prescribing Practices among Providers Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Are We Addressing Bone Health? Autism Res Treat. 2016; 2016:6763205.
Srinivasan S, Florez JC. Therapeutic Challenges in Diabetes Prevention: We Have Not Found the "Exercise Pill". Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2015 Aug; 98(2):162-9.
Srinivasan S, Misra M. Hyperthyroidism in children. Pediatr Rev. 2015 Jun; 36(6):239-48.
Kaplowitz P, Srinivasan S, He J, McCarter R, Hayeri MR, Sze R. Comparison of bone age readings by pediatric endocrinologists and pediatric radiologists using two bone age atlases. Pediatr Radiol. 2011 Jun; 41(6):690-3.