Natasha Akhter, MBBS

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Campus mail 30 Medicine Circle, DUMC 3633, Durham, NC 27710
Email address natasha.akhter@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellow, Endocrinology, Diabetes And Metabolism, University of Illinois, 2006 - 2008
  • Resident, Internal Medicine, University of Illinois, 2003 - 2006
  • M.B.B.S., King Edward Medical University, 1999

Publications

Benjamin, A., A. Moriakova, N. Akhter, D. Rao, H. Xie, S. Kukreja, and E. Barengolts. “Determinants of 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in African-American and Caucasian male veterans..” Osteoporos Int 20, no. 10 (October 2009): 1795–1803. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00198-009-0873-6.

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19280273
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Mahmood, Kamran, Natasha Akhter, Kamal Eldeirawi, Ergün Onal, John W. Christman, David W. Carley, and James J. Herdegen. “Prevalence of type 2 diabetes in patients with obstructive sleep apnea in a multi-ethnic sample..” J Clin Sleep Med 5, no. 3 (June 15, 2009): 215–21.

PMID
19960641
Scholars@Duke

Akhter, N., B. Sinnott, K. Mahmood, S. Rao, S. Kukreja, and E. Barengolts. “Effects of vitamin D insufficiency on bone mineral density in African American men..” Osteoporos Int 20, no. 5 (May 2009): 745–50. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00198-008-0746-4.

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18820989
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