Internal Medicine/Pulmonary

 

Daya Upadhyay, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine


  Medical School: Topiwala National (T.N.) Medical College, University of Bombay, India      
  Residency:

Internal Medicine & Chest Medicine- Topiwala National (T.N.) Medical College, University of Bombay, India
Internal Medicine - New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York

  Fellowships:

Medicine/Oncology Research - New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine - Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois                 

  Board Certified:

American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine


  Awards and Recognition:

Research Award - Bonnie J. Addario (BJA) Foundation and Levy Foundation, 2013
Breath California Award - Breathe California of Bay Area Foundation, 2013
Developmental Cancer Research Award, Stanford Cancer Institute, 2013

Science and Engineering award (Trainee: Pareek), Contra Costa County Science and Engineering Fair Placement Award, 2012

Advancement in the Future of Healthcare Award (Trainee: K Pareek) - John Muir Health, 2012
Breath California Award - Breathe California of Bay Area Foundation, 2012
Developmental Cancer Research Award - Stanford Cancer Institute, 2012
Clinical Research Award in Women's Lung Health (Fellow: Ariel), CHEST Foundation, 2011
Breathe California Award, Breathe California of Bay Area Foundation, 2011
Developmental Cancer Research Award, Stanford Cancer Institute, 2011

  Publications (since 2009):

Zhang J, Kamdar O, Le W, Rosen GD, Upadhyay D.  Nicotine induces resistance to chemotherapy by modulating mitochondrial signaling in lung cancer.  Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol, 40(2):135-146, 2009.


Ayala E, Kagawa F, Wehner J, Tam J, Upadhyay D.  Rhabdomyolysis Associated with 2009 Influenza A (H1N1).  JAMA; 302 (17):1863-4; 2009.


Kamdar O, Le W, Ahuja R, Rosen E, Rosen GD, Upadhyay D.  GSK-3[beta] Mediates Nicotine-Induced Proliferation in Endothelial Cells.  Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol, 180:A356, 2009.


Shen T, Le W, Yee A, Kamdar O, Hwang PH, Upadhyay D.  Nicotine induces inhibition of apoptotic pathways in airway epithelial cancers.  Am J Rhinol, 24(2):e73-77, Mar 2010.


Chang W, Wei K, Jacobs SS, Upadhyay D, Weill D, Rosen GD.  SPARC suppresses apoptosis of IPF fibroblasts through constitutive activation of {beta}-catenin.  J Biol Chem. 12; 285 (11):8196-206; Mar 2010.


Le W, Wang W, Ghani M, Upadhyay D.  Circulating Blood MicroRNAs in the Diagnosis of Lung Cancer, Am J Respir Crit Care Med, 181: A3482, 2010.


Venkatramana A, Le W, Wang W, Upadhyay D.  Sensitization of CD44 Cancer Stem Cell Apoptosis by Sequential Inhibition of S-Phase.  Intel National Science Competition Award Winning Paper, (no page numbers) March 2010.


Wang W, Le W, Ahuja R, Cho DY, Hwang PH, Upadhyay D.  Inhibition of inflammatory mediators: role of statins in airway inflammation.  Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg.  Jun;144(6):982-7, 2011.


Wang W, Le W, Cho D-Y, Hwang PH, Upadhyay D.  Novel Effects of Statins in Enhancing Efficacy of Chemotherapy in Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Cells.  Int Forum Allergy Rhinol.  Jul;1(4):284-9, 2011.


Ghani M, Le W, Wang W, Gutsche M, Upadhyay D.  Let-7a Mediated Regulation of Oct4 and Sox2 in Lung Cancer.  Am J Respir Crit Care Med, 201, 5073: 356, 2011.


Cho D-Y, Wang W, Le W, Hwang PH, Upadhyay D.  Dysregulated microRNAs in chronic airway inflammation.  Allergy & Rhinology 2012. in review


Ariel D, Upadhyay D.  The role and regulation of microRNAs in asthma.  Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol.  Feb; 12 (1):49-52, 2012.


Pinkerton KE, Rom WN, Akpinar-Elci M, Balmes JR, Bayram H, Brandli O, Hollingsworth JW, Kinney PL, Margolis HG, Martin WJ, Sasser EN, Upadhyay D, Smith KR, Takaro TK; American Thoracic Society Environmental Health Policy Committee.  An official American Thoracic Society workshop report: Climate change and human health.  Proc Am Thorac Soc. Mar 9(1):3-2012.


Swamy S, Le W, Ghani M, Wang W, and Upadhyay D.  Oct4 targeted apoptosis of CD133+ Tumor Initiating Cells in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.  Am J Respir Crit Care Med, 201, 5073:356, 2013.

Ghio AJ, Soukup J, Dailey LA, Tong H, Cheng W, Samet JM, Kesic M, Upadhyay D, Budinger G, Mutlu GM.  Sequestration of mitochondrial iron by silica particle initiates a biological effect.  Am J Physiol Lung 2013.


Upadhyay D. Enforcing New Laws: FDA to Regulate Nicotine and Tobacco Products. Editorial Article for Occupational and Environmental Health Network ACCP; CHEST Physicians, 4(8):20, Aug 2009.