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Shaffiq Essajee, M.A.

Assistant Professor;
Department of Pediatrics (Infectious Dis Div)
NYU Pediatric Infectious Dis & Immunology

Clinical Addresses

BELLEVUE HOSPITAL
462 FIRST AVENUE, NB 8W51
NEW YORK, NY 10016
Hours: Mon. 9 - 5; Tue. 9 - 5; Wed. 9 - 5; Thu. 9 - 5; Fri. 9 - 5
Handicap Access: yes
Phone: 212-263-1534
Fax: 212-263-7806

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Medical Specialties

Pediatrics

Medical Expertise

Pediatric HIV/AIDS, Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Insurance

EBCBS CHLD HLTH, EBCBS EPO, EBCBS HLTHY NY, EBCBS HMO, EBCBS INDEMNITY, EBCBS MEDIBLUE, EBCBS POS, EBCBS PPO, ELDERPLAN, HOTEL TRADES, Medicaid, NY MEDICAID, UHC MEDICARE, UHC TOP TIER

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Board Certification

2007 — Ab Pediatrics (Pediatric Infectious Diseases)
2009 — Ab Pediatrics - Pediatrics

Education

1990 — Oxford University, Medical Education
1992-1994 — University of California - San Francisco (Pediatrics), Residency Training
1995-1999 — NYU Medical Center (Pediatric Infectious), Clinical Fellowships

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Research Interests

Operational Research/Internal Health Peds HIV/ HIV / AIDS

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All data from NYU Health Sciences Library Faculty Bibliography — -

Contact:
http://hsl.med.nyu.edu/faculty-bibliography-search

Pediatric treatment 2.0: ensuring a holistic response to caring for HIV-exposed and infected children
Essajee, Shaffiq M; Arpadi, Stephen M; Dziuban, Eric J; Gonzalez-Montero, Raul; Heidari, Shirin; Jamieson, David G; Kellerman, Scott E; Koumans, Emilia; Ojoo, Atieno; Rivadeneira, Emilia; Spector, Stephen A; Walkowiak, Helena
2013 Nov;27 Suppl 2:S215-S224, AIDS
— id: 897242, year: 2013, vol: 27 Suppl 2, page: S215, stat: Journal Article,

HIV testing for children in resource-limited settings: what are we waiting for?
Kellerman, Scott; Essajee, Shaffiq
2010 Jul;7(7):e1000285-e1000285, PLoS medicine
— id: 134326, year: 2010, vol: 7, page: e1000285, stat: Journal Article,

Early treatment of HIV: implications for resource-limited settings
Hobbs, Charlotte V; Essajee, Shaffiq M
2009 May;4(3):222-231, Current opinion in HIV & AIDS
— id: 100201, year: 2009, vol: 4, page: 222, stat: Journal Article,

Monitoring virologic responses to antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected adults in Kenya: evaluation of a low-cost viral load assay
Sivapalasingam, Sumathi; Wangechi, Beatrice; Marshed, Fatuma; Laverty, Maura; Essajee, Shaffiq; Holzman, Robert S; Valentine, Fred
2009 ;4(8):e6828-e6828, PLoS one
— id: 101963, year: 2009, vol: 4, page: e6828, stat: Journal Article,

A Reverse Transcriptase Assay for Early Diagnosis of Infant HIV Infection in Resource-limited Settings
Sivapalasingam, Sumathi; Patel, Usha; Itri, Vincenza; Laverty, Maura; Mandaliya, Kishorchandra; Valentine, Fred; Essajee, Shaffiq
2007 Oct;53(5):355-358, Journal of tropical pediatrics
— id: 72999, year: 2007, vol: 53, page: 355, stat: Journal Article,

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) reverse transcriptase activity correlates with HIV RNA load: implications for resource-limited settings
Sivapalasingam, Sumathi; Essajee, Shaffiq; Nyambi, Phillipe N; Itri, Vincenza; Hanna, Bruce; Holzman, Robert; Valentine, Fred
2005 Aug;43(8):3793-3796, Journal of clinical microbiology
— id: 57865, year: 2005, vol: 43, page: 3793, stat: Journal Article,

Correlation between HIV-Specific CD8 cell production of interferon- gamma and plasma levels of HIV RNA in perinatally infected pediatric populations
Borkowsky, William; Zhan, Ming-Xia; Chen, Song-He; Ilmet, Tiina; Kaul, Aditya; Chandwani, Sulachni; Rigaud, Mona; Essajee, Shaffiq; Gruber, Caroline; Freedman, Abigail; Krasinski, Keith
2004 Sep 15;190(4):722-726, Journal of infectious diseases
— id: 46157, year: 2004, vol: 190, page: 722, stat: Journal Article,

Recombinant glycoprotein vaccines for human immunodeficiency virus-infected children and their effects on viral quasispecies
Essajee, Shaffiq M; Yogev, Ram; Pollack, Henry; Greenhouse, Bryan; Krasinski, Keith; Borkowsky, William
2002 Jan;9(1):79-82, Clinical & diagnostic laboratory immunology
— id: 39732, year: 2002, vol: 9, page: 79, stat: Journal Article,

Immunoreconstitution in children receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy depends on the CD4 cell percentage at baseline
Nikolic-Djokic, Divna; Essajee, Shaffiq; Rigaud, Mona; Kaul, Aditya; Chandwani, Sulachni; Hoover, William; Lawrence, Robert; Pollack, Henry; Sitnitskaya, Yekaterina; Hagmann, Stefan; Jean-Philippe, Patrick; Chen, Song He; Radding, Jayme; Krasinski, Keith; Borkowsky, William
2002 Feb 1;185(3):290-298, Journal of infectious diseases
— id: 42231, year: 2002, vol: 185, page: 290, stat: Journal Article,

Prevalence of the t215y mutation in human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected pregnant women in a new york cohort, 1995-1999
Sitnitskaya Y; Rochford G; Rigaud M; Essajee S; Pollack H; Krasinski K; Borkowsky aW
2001 Jul 1;33(1):E3-E7, Clinical infectious diseases
— id: 20631, year: 2001, vol: 33, page: E3, stat: Journal Article,

Early Changes in Quasispecies Repertoire in HIV-Infected Infants: Correlation with Disease Progression
Essajee SM; Pollack H; Rochford G; Oransky I; Krasinski K; Borkowsky W
2000 Dec;16(18):1949-1957, AIDS research & human retroviruses
— id: 14545, year: 2000, vol: 16, page: 1949, stat: Journal Article,

Immunologic and virologic responses to HAART in severely immunocompromised HIV-1-infected children
Essajee SM; Kim M; Gonzalez C; Rigaud M; Kaul A; Chandwani S; Hoover W; Lawrence R; Spiegel H; Pollack H; Krasinski K; Borkowsky W
1999 Dec 24;13(18):2523-2532, AIDS
— id: 8585, year: 1999, vol: 13, page: 2523, stat: Journal Article,