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Saumini Srinivasan, MD, MS

Saumini Srinivasan, MD, MS

  • Consulting Physician, Pulmonology
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, College of Medicine, Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital



MD, MBBS – University College of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India
Internship – Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY
Residency – University of California Los Angeles, Children’s Hospital of the UCMC, Los Angeles, CA
Fellowship – Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Fellowship – Duke Children’s Hospital, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Pulmonology

Selected Publications

Tutor, J. D. , Srinivasan, S., Gosa, M., Spentzas, T. and Stokes, D. C. Pulmonary Function in Infants with Swallowing Dysfunction 10.1371/journal.pone.0123125, 2015.

Srinivasan, A., Srinivasan, S. Suthankar, S., Sunkara, A., Kang, G., Stokes, D. C., Leung, W. and Wing Leung.  Pre-Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Lung Function and Pulmonary Complications in Children. Annals ATS 11 (10): 1576-1585, 2014.

c.3623G > A mutation encodes a CFTR protein with impaired channel function. Zhang X, Hothi JS, Zhang YH, Srinivasan S, Stokes DC, Zhang W. Respir Res. 2016 Jan 22: 17((1):8. doi: 10.1186/s12931-016-0326-7

Yarlagadda, S., Zhang, W., Penmatsa, H., Ren, A., Arora, K., Naren, A.P., Khan, F.A., Donnellan, C.A., Srinivasan, S., Stokes, D.C., Kappes, J.C. A young Hispanic with c.1646G>A mutation exhibits severe cystic fibrosis lung disease: is ivacaftor an option for therapy? Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012 Oct 1;186(7):694-6.

Motosue MS, Zhu L, Srivastava K, Stokes DC, Hudson MM, McPherson V, Srinivasan S, Krasin MJ, Green DM, Spunt SL, Inaba H. Pulmonary function after whole lung irradiation in pediatric patients with solid malignancies. Cancer. 2012 Mar 1;118(5):1450-6. doi: 10.1002/cncr.26371. Epub 2011 Jul 28.

McSwain, S.D.,  Hamel, D.S., Smith, P Brian, Gentile, M. A., Srinivasan, S., Meliones, J.N. Cheifetz, I.M. End tidal and arterial carbon dioxide measurements correlate across all levels of physiological dead space. Respiratory Care. March 2010, 55 (3): 288-293.

Srinivasan, S., S.M. Doty, T.R. White, V. H. Segura, M.T. Jansen, S. L. Davidson Ward and T. G. Keens. Frequency, Causes, and Outcome of Home Ventilator Failure. Chest 114: 1363-1367, 1998.

Srinivasan, S., and T. G. Keens. Hope abounds for Cystic Fibrosis patients. RT International , Fall 1997; Volume 6, No. 1: p 55-58.

Last update: March 2018