Nilank Shah, MD, MS, CFN, CNC

Assistant Professor of Physiology, Basic Medical Sciences

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  • Office: 60 Prospect Avenue, 2nd Floor, Room 258
  • Campus:
    Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine - Middletown
  • Phone:
    (845)648-1231
  • Email:
    nilank.shah@touro.edu

Courses Taught:

Medical Physiology, Medical Pharmacology, Clinical Toxicology and Case-based Learning

Academic Appointments

July 2015 to Present – Faculty, Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, Middletown, New York

2010-2015 – Faculty, SUNY Downstate College of Medicine and University Hospital of Brooklyn

2014-2015 – Faculty, Long Island University

Professional Affiliations

SUNY Downstate College of Medicine and University Hospital of Brooklyn

National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners - NBOME

ACOI Cardiology Club

JAOA - Journal of American Osteopathic Association

Rho-Chi Society

APS – American Physiological Society

ACS – American Chemical Society

ASPET – American Society of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics

ARC - American Red Cross

BAPS : Charity Organization – Community Service

ISKCON – Society for Spiritual Awareness and Community Services

Areas of Research/Interest

Mg Deficiency, de novo Mg Channels and Transporters, Programmed Cell Death - Cardiology and Neurology

Selected Publications

Please click here to view Dr. Shah's selected publications.Invited Presentations

Thyroid Disorders and Management– Health Awareness Lecture - BAPS Charity, Clifton, NJ 07012 http://www.bapscharities.org/usa/clifton/health-awareness-lecture-on-thyroid disease-in-clifton-nj-2/

Health Awareness Lecture 2017 - BAPS Charity Clifton, NJ 07012. The theme is '' Walking Today for a Greener Tomorrow'' http://www.bapscharities.org/usa/clifton/hl-environmental-awareness-4/

Grants/Funding

NIH, NIAAA, NIMH

Community Service/Outreach

Health fair as organized by Touro College of Medicine, NY

Thyroid Disorders and Management– Health Awareness Lecture - BAPS Charity, Clifton, NJ 07012 http://www.bapscharities.org/usa/clifton/health-awareness-lecture-on-thyroid disease-in-clifton-n

Student Clubs & Organizations

ACOI Cardiology Club

SUNY Downstate College of Medicine and University Hospital of Brooklyn

National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners - NBOME

JAOA - Journal of American Osteopathic Association

Rho-Chi Society

APS – American Physiological Society

Anything else?

Dr. Shah was featured in the following News/Media articles:

  • https://drcarolyndean.com/2017/10/tom-petty-one-more-bites-the-dust/
  • https://drcarolyndean.com/2016/03/life-mastery-beyond-40/
  • http://alsearsmd.com/2015/01/how-do-nasa-astronauts-reverse-extreme-aging-in-space/
  • http://alsearsmd.com/2014/07

Dr. Shah was also a Judge for the New York Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Educational Consortium (NYCOMEC)