Preetha Krishnamoorthy,M.D.C.M., F.R.C.P.C., Pediatric Endocrinologist
I am an aerobics instructor (I teach step, muscle toning, Bollywood-style aerobics, and Zumba).
Osler Award (2012) (awarded to a Professor in the Faculty of Medicine who, in the opinion of the senior medical students, has made the most outstanding contribution to their medical education) Faculty Honour List for Educational Excellence (2012) The Paige and Bernard Kaplan Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching (2004)
Director, Pediatric Undergraduate Education
Member, Residency Program Committee Member, Pediatric Undergraduate Program Directors of Canada
Medical Director, Camp Carowanis
Volunteer for the YMCA
McGill University, graduated M.D.C.M. program in 1996
Pediatrics 1996-2000 Chief Resident (MCH) 1999-2000
Pediatric endocrinology 2000-2003
Interested in medical education research
Gregory E, Crouse D, Krishnamoorthy P, Legault L. Comparisons of Type 1 and 2 diabetes socio-economic characteristics in a Montreal pediatric clinic. Canadian Journal of Diabetes. 2010;34(4):340-45.
Ntimbane T, Krishnamoorthy P, Huot C, Legault L, Jacob SV, Brunet S, Levy E, Guéraud F, Lands LC, Comte B. Oxidative stress and cystic fibrosis-related diabetes: a pilot study in children. J Cyst Fibros. 2008 Sep;7(5):373-84.
Bitzan M, Ouahed JD, Krishnamoorthy P, Bernard C.Rituximab treatment of collapsing C1q glomerulopathy: clinical and histopathological evolution. Pediatr Nephrol. 2008 Aug;23(8):1355-61.
Sbrocchi AM, Chédeville G, Scuccimarri R, Duffy CM, Krishnamoorthy P.Pediatric hypothyroidism presenting with a polymyositis-like syndrome and increased creatinine: report of three cases. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2008 Jan;21(1):89-92.