Natasha Akhter, MBBS

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Campus mail 30 Medicine Circle, DUMC 3633, Durham, NC 27710
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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


Benjamin, A, Moriakova, A, Akhter, N, Rao, D, Xie, H, Kukreja, S, and Barengolts, E. "Determinants of 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in African-American and Caucasian male veterans." Osteoporosis International : a Journal Established as Result of Cooperation Between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the Usa 20, no. 10 (October 2009): 1795-1803.

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Akhter, N, Sinnott, B, Mahmood, K, Rao, S, Kukreja, S, and Barengolts, E. "Effects of vitamin D insufficiency on bone mineral density in African American men." Osteoporosis International 20, no. 5 (2009): 745-750.

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Mahmood, K, Akhter, N, Eldeirawi, K, Önal, E, Christman, JW, Carley, DW, and Herdegen, JJ. "Prevalence of type 2 diabetes in patients with obstructive sleep apnea in a multi-ethnic sample." Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine 5, no. 3 (2009): 215-221.