Profile

Nuzhat Chalisa

CHANNAHON HEALTHCARE CENTER
Interest Group Leadership Team
Clinical Centers & Programs
DSMES
WIN ADA

Contact Details

CHANNAHON HEALTHCARE CENTER

Social Links

Website

  • nuzhatchalisamd.com

Bio

I am is a Clinical Endocrinologist practicing in Chicago IL for past 20 years.

I completed Internal medicine training at Loyola university Hospital in Chicago in year 2003. I did fellowship in Endocrinology Diabetes and metabolism & Nutrition at the Rosalind Franklin university of health sciences in 2005. I am a fellow of American college of Endocrinology.

My primary interest has been in the area of Diabetes and Obesity. my experience crosses between research and clinical practice. Some of my  initial research was on age related cognitive decline in diabetics and continuous glucose monitoring. I  was then focused on clinical practice for few years. I Chalisa has been interviewed and have published

several articles on Diabetes in local newspapers and Journals and have been a speaker in several national and International diabetes and obesity conferences.

I am also the founder and president of a Diabetes nonprofit organization. Main mission of my  organization is to prevent diabetes complications through early screening and education. I am actively involved with multiple community awareness programs and clinics in Chicago area. I have been  recording lectures  on Diabetes for medical schools internationally and have been a mentor for many medical students.
I am currently also a student at the  Harvard Medical School Post Graduate Medical Education Effective Writing for Health Care Program 

 

 

Interest Group 1

  • Clinical Centers & Programs

Interest Group 2

  • Diabetes Self-Management Education & Support

WIN ADA (Women's Interprofessional Network)

  • Yes

Current Committees/Advisory Groups

  • Interest Group Leadership Team

Education

sind medical college
karachi, Pakistan
MD, 1993
Medicine
1987 To 1993

Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Post Graduate Medical Education Effective Writing Program

Volunteer Contributions

  • ADA Donor
  • Health Care Professional Legal Advocacy Network
  • Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes Participant