Dimple V. Shah, M.D.
National Jewish Health/University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO 2013 –2015
Fellow in Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 2009 – 2013
Resident in Internal Medicine(2009 – 2012)
Resident in Internal Medicine 2009 – 2012
Chief Medical Resident 2012 – 2013
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 2004 – 2009
Rice University, Houston, TX 2001 – 2004
Graduated Magna Cum Laude with dual B.A. in Biochemistry and Biology
Recipient of Class of 1951 Scholarship and the Texas Equalization Grant
New York University, New York, NY 2000 – 2001
Recipient of College of Arts and Sciences Trustee Scholarship
licensure and Certifications:
Texas Medical Licensure present until 2017
American Board of Allergy and Immunology, Board Certified present until 2025
American Board of Internal Medicine, Board Certified present until 2023
Advanced Cardiac Life Support 2012 – present
work Experience and activities:
Faculty, University of Texas at Houston Health Science Center
Assistant Professor present
Fellowship, National Jewish Health/University of Colorado Denver
Fellow-in-Training 2013 – 2015
Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center
Chief Medical Resident 2012 – 2013
Department of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, National Jewish Health 2014 - 2015
- Evaluated positive mechanisms and negative regulators of eosinophilia in the lab of Dr. Rafeul Alam by analyzing serum markers and production of IL-5 and IL-13 in Th2 and ILC2 lymphocyte cell populations in atopic and nonatopic asthmatic patients and healthy controls.
- Techniques employed included lymphocyte cell separation, culture, and stimulation with allergens and cytokines, and use of flow cytometry to identify differing cell populations.
Department of Rheumatology, University of Texas at Houston 2012 –2013
- Reviewed genetic data of systemic sclerosis patients from the GENOSIS and Registry databases and elicited HLA-DQB 01:03 as a marker for severity of interstitial lung disease.
Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Texas at Houston 2002 –2003
- Assisted in biomedical research in the field of Cardiology in the lab of Dr. Kenichi Fujise which contributed to a publication in Hypertension
- Concentrated on Tunel and Brdu immunostaining techniques to detect proliferation of neointimal layer cells in response to vascular injury after angioplasty.
- Rabinovitch, D. Shah, B. Lanser. Look before you LEAP: Risk of anaphylaxis in high-risk infants with early introduction of peanuts. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 8/2015.
- Shah, T. Truong. Granulomatous Disease Associated With Immunodeficiency. Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology.9/2014.
Shah, Dimple. Hypermetabolic Paralysis: A Paradoxical Phenomenon. UT Houston Journal of Medicine.
Shah, Dimple and Patel Krina. Different Strokes. UT Houston Journal of Medicine.
- Mnjoyan, C. Sitter, A. Rege, D. Shah, T. Brock, and K. Fujisi. ”Distinct Vascular Responses to Carotid Artery Injury in Two Substrains of the Sprague-Dawley Rat: Molecular Insight – An animal model of restenosis resistance and proneness.” Hypertension, 2005.
American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Annual Scientific Meeting –Abstract poster presentation in 11/2014. D. Shah, T. Truong. Granulomatous Disease Associated With Immunodeficiency.
ACP 2011 Associate’s Day Poster Presentation. D. Shah. “Progressive Dementia.”
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
Monday and Friday: Katy Office
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: Willowbrook Office