Dr. Umakanth Katwa is a pediatric pulmonologist and pediatric sleep specialist at Boston Children’s Hospital in Boston USA. He has faculty appointment at Harvard Medical School in Boston. He completed his pediatric residency at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. He then did his Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep fellowship training at the Harvard University in Boston. He is also an adjunct faculty at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.
He is currently the Medical Director, Sleep Laboratory at Boston Children’s Hospital and also co-directs the multidisciplinary sleep apnea and sleep surgery program. He co-directs pediatric sleep medicine courses at Harvard and Tufts Universities. His research interests include infant sleep apnea, phenotyping sleep apnea in children, precision diagnostic approach on evaluation of pediatric sleep apnea, technology integration in evaluation of sleep, and sleep telemedicine. He also specializes children with chronic ventilator needs. He lectures widely across the world and has extensively published in several peer reviewed national and international journals.
See Dr. Umakanth Katwa’s profile page at http://www.childrenshospital.org/directory/physicians/k/umakanth-katwa