Sanjeev Tuli

Sanjeev Tuli, M.D., M.Ed., FAAP

Professor And Associate Chair For Clinical Affairs; Division Chief For General Academic Pediatrics

Department: MD-PEDS-GENERAL
Business Phone: (352) 627-9350
Business Email: tulisy@peds.ufl.edu

About Sanjeev Tuli

Dr. Tuli serves as Associate Chair, Department of Pediatrics and Chief, Division of General Academic Pediatrics at UF, a division with forty faculty and thirty four Advanced Practitioner Registered Nurses, Physician Assistants, Lactation consultants, Psychologists and Psychotherapists.

Dr. Tuli is well known for his interest and expertise in pediatric dermatology, infectious diseases, allergies, asthma, and creating and managing a medical home for children with special healthcare needs. He serves as co-chair of the College of Medicine’s Faculty Group Practice Quality and Safety Committee and as a board member and Quality and Utilization Management Committee member of Ped-I-Care with points of focus including patient satisfaction, quality, and safety. He completed his Master of Education degree and was inducted in COM prestigious Society of Teaching Scholars. Dr. Tuli has been very active in conducting research on quality improvement and resident education issues such as teaching developmental screening in continuity clinics and determining factors that lead to improved outcomes in resident education. He has been involved with improving vision screening, especially in preschool children at the local and national levels.

At the national level, Dr Tuli served on the American Academy of Pediatrics’ National Committee on Coding and Nomenclature (COCN). The policy work of the COCN directly affects reimbursement for pediatricians throughout the nation. He serves on the Editorial Advisory Board for AAP’s Coding Publications and Consultant FOR PEDIATRICIANS. One of the most important roles Dr Tuli served at the national level is as the “AAP CPT Alternate Advisor” to the American Medical Association. In this role, he helped review other national organizations’ CPT code change proposals for potential pediatric impacts as well as shepherd Academy-sponsored proposals through the code development process. At the state level, he serves on and the AAP Florida Chapter, Practice Management Committee and Florida Pediatric Council.

Accomplishments

Society of Teaching Scholars
2017-Current · University of Florida
Leadership Development Program
2014 · UF College of Medicine
Exemplary Teacher
2011 · College of Medicine, University of Florida
Outstanding Department Teaching Faculty of the year
2010 · Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida
Outstanding Award for Medical Student Education,
2009-2012 · Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida
Exemplary Teacher
2007 · College of Medicine, University of Florida
Exemplary Teacher
2005 · College of Medicine, University of Florida

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Pediatrics
Areas of Interest
  • Healthy living
  • Normal growth and development
  • Preventive health care
  • Well-child visits

Publications

2016
Crouzon Syndrome: Visual Diagnosis.
Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners. 30(3):270-3 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pedhc.2015.07.007. [PMID] 26283152.
2015
Adolescent with Fever, hypotension, and respiratory distress.
Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners. 29(3):289-93 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pedhc.2014.06.004. [PMID] 25115312.
2015
Brothers with Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome.
Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners. 29(1):97-103 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pedhc.2014.04.006. [PMID] 24954735.
2015
Pediatrics after-hours: a twenty-year academic-community partnership for acute care delivery.
The Journal of pediatrics. 166(4):788-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpeds.2014.12.054. [PMID] 25819907.
2014
A 4-year-old child who could not supinate her forearm.
Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners. 28(4):357-60 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pedhc.2013.12.007. [PMID] 24593870.
2014
An uncommon cause for a preschool child’s chronic cough.
Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners. 28(3):267-71 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pedhc.2013.10.003. [PMID] 24361051.
2014
Application of the resource-based relative value scale system to pediatrics.
Pediatrics. 133(6):1158-62 [DOI] 10.1542/peds.2014-0866. [PMID] 24864168.
2014
Comparison of 4 Pediatric Health-Related Quality-of-Life Instruments: A Study on a Medicaid Population.
Medical decision making : an international journal of the Society for Medical Decision Making. 34(5):590-602 [DOI] 10.1177/0272989X14529846. [PMID] 24739533.
2014
Developing item banks for measuring pediatric generic health-related quality of life: an application of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health for Children and Youth and item response theory.
PloS one. 9(9) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0107771. [PMID] 25268926.
2014
Stable pediatric kidney transplant recipients run higher urine indoleamine 2, 3 dioxygenase (IDO) levels than healthy children.
Pediatric transplantation. 18(3):254-7 [DOI] 10.1111/petr.12232. [PMID] 24483723.
2013
Is methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization changing? A study of academic health center daycare facilities.
Infection control and hospital epidemiology. 34(10):1124-6 [DOI] 10.1086/673161. [PMID] 24018938.
2013
Newborn with an absent red reflex.
Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners. 27(1):51-5 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pedhc.2011.10.010. [PMID] 22197583.
2013
Pain and decreased vision in a teenager.
Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners. 27(4):304-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pedhc.2011.09.008. [PMID] 23791119.
2013
Symptomatic atlantoaxial instability in an adolescent with trisomy 21 (Down’s syndrome).
Clinical pediatrics. 52(7):633-8 [DOI] 10.1177/0009922813482178. [PMID] 23564301.
2013
The relationships between asthma control, daytime sleepiness, and quality of life among children with asthma: a path analysis.
Sleep medicine. 14(7):641-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.sleep.2013.04.002. [PMID] 23684939.
2013
The relationships between fatigue, quality of life, and family impact among children with special health care needs.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 38(7):722-31 [DOI] 10.1093/jpepsy/jst016. [PMID] 23584707.
2012
A 6-year-old girl with restricted upward gaze of her right eye.
Pediatrics in review. 33(8):e53-6 [DOI] 10.1542/pir.33-8-e53. [PMID] 22855935.
2012
A 6-year-old with acute-onset generalized lymphadenopathy.
Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners. 26(6):465-70 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pedhc.2012.07.001. [PMID] 22901313.
2012
Blepharoptosis: assessment and management.
Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners. 26(2):149-54 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pedhc.2011.08.003. [PMID] 22360934.
2012
Double teeth or twinning in primary dentition.
Clinical pediatrics. 51(1):91-2 [DOI] 10.1177/0009922810392777. [PMID] 21224252.
2012
Index of suspicion.
Pediatrics in review. 33(11):525-30 [DOI] 10.1542/pir.33-11-525. [PMID] 23118319.
2012
Index of Suspicion. Case 1: Irritability and signs of peritonitis in a neonate. Case 2: Red eye, excessive tearing, photophobia, irritability, and splenomegaly in an infant. Case 3: 2-year-old girl who has cough, right pulmonary abnormalities.
Pediatrics in review. 33(3):135-41 [DOI] 10.1542/pir.33-3-135. [PMID] 22383516.
2012
Index of suspicion. Case 1: Persistent fever and cough following episodes of emesis in a 7-year-old girl. Case 2: Blurry vision and unilateral dilated pupil in a 14-year-old girl. Case 3: Swelling, pain, and erythema of the thumb in a 10-year-old girl with habits of nail biting and thumb sucking.
Pediatrics in review. 33(1):39-44 [DOI] 10.1542/pir.33-1-39. [PMID] 22210932.
2012
Microcephaly, lymphedema, chorioretinal dysplasia (MLCRD) syndrome.
Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners. 26(4):306-11 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pedhc.2011.08.002. [PMID] 22726716.
2012
Newborn female with a midline perineal defect.
Clinical pediatrics. 51(2):188-90 [DOI] 10.1177/0009922810392776. [PMID] 21242201.
2011
Are gymnasium equipment surfaces a source of staphylococcal infections in the community?
American journal of infection control. 39(2):148-50 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ajic.2010.06.006. [PMID] 21356432.
2011
Four-month-old infant with macrocephaly and prominent scalp veins.
Clinical pediatrics. 50(8):772-6 [DOI] 10.1177/0009922810378741. [PMID] 20926842.
2011
Girl with a cat eye.
Clinical pediatrics. 50(11):1076-7 [DOI] 10.1177/0009922811407184. [PMID] 21525082.
2011
Occlusive patch therapy for reduction of seizures in Dravet syndrome.
Clinical pediatrics. 50(9):876-8 [DOI] 10.1177/0009922810384726. [PMID] 21127079.
2011
Pediatric residents’ learning styles and temperaments and their relationships to standardized test scores.
Journal of graduate medical education. 3(4):566-70 [DOI] 10.4300/JGME-D-10-00147.1. [PMID] 23205211.
2011
Visual diagnosis: a 10-year-old boy with a persistent rash since birth.
Pediatrics in review. 32(11):e102-4 [DOI] 10.1542/pir.32-11-e102. [PMID] 22045901.
2010
Improving developmental screening in pediatric resident education.
Clinical pediatrics. 49(8):737-42 [DOI] 10.1177/0009922810363818. [PMID] 20356921.
2010
Improving quality and patient satisfaction in a pediatric resident continuity clinic through advanced access scheduling.
Journal of graduate medical education. 2(2):215-21 [DOI] 10.4300/JGME-D-09-00087.1. [PMID] 21975623.
2010
Optic nerve findings in CHILD syndrome.
Journal of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus. 47 Online:e1-3 [DOI] 10.3928/01913913-20100920-06. [PMID] 20886807.
2010
Quality of life information and trust in physicians among families of children with life-limiting conditions.
Patient related outcome measures. 2010(1):141-148 [PMID] 21760753.
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2010
Uveitis presenting with decreased vision and leukocoria.
Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners. 24(6):403-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pedhc.2010.06.011. [PMID] 20971415.
2005
Utility of renal imaging in the diagnostic evaluation of obese childhood primary hypertension.
Clinical pediatrics. 44(7):589-92 [PMID] 16151564.
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Grants

Jul 2018 ACTIVE
CMS Early Steps
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH CHILDRENS MED SERVS via US DEPT OF EDUCATION
Jul 2016 – Jun 2018
CMS Early years
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH CHILDRENS MED SERVS via US DEPT OF EDUCATION
Oct 2014 – Sep 2016
Victims of Crimes Act 2014 -15
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF LEGAL AFFAIRS OFF OF ATTY GEN via US DEPT OF JUSTICE
Jul 2013 – Jun 2016
CMS Early Steps
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH via US DEPT OF EDUCATION

Education

M.Ed.
2010-2012 · University of Florida
Chief Residency – Pediatrics
1996-1997 · Henry Ford Hospital/ Wayne State University
Residency – Pediatrics
1994-1996 · Henry Ford Hospital/ Wayne State University
Residency – Pediatrics
1987-1990 · JJ Hospital/ Mumbai University
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
1981-1987 · Grant Medical College/ Mumbai university

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
PAS5300 Pediatrics 1
2018
MDC7400 Pediatric Clerkship

Contact Details

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