Dr. Rahul Jahagirdar Pediatric Endocrinologist in Pune

Dr. Rahul Jahagirdar

Pediatric Endocrinologist, Pune


  • 1 Hospital


  • Associate Professor Pediatrics Bharati Vidyapeeth University Medical College Pune, (Feb 2007 till date)
  • Lecturer Pediatrics Bharati Vidyapeeth University Medical College Pune, (April 2002 – Jan 2007)
  • Consultant NICU Neoclinic Pune (NICU), (Oct2000-March2002)
  • Senior Registrar Pediatrics Jehangir Hospital Pune, (Aug 2000-Sep2000)
  • Lecturer Pediatrics Wanless Hospital Miraj, (July 1999-June2000)
  • Lecturer Pediatrics Government Medical College, Miraj, (March1999-May1999)
  • Registrar Pediatrics Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences (K.I.M.S.) Karad, (Jan1996-Dec 1998)
Teaching Experience :
  • Recognized Post Graduate and Undergraduate Teacher – Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Pune
  • Recognised Examiner – Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Pune, MUHS Nasik, Rajiv Gandhi University Banglore, Shivaji University Kolhapur and Mauritius University
  • Seventeen years of active involvement in teaching programs for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Medical students at various places of work.
  • Active participation in training of nursing and paramedical staff
  • Languages : English, Hindi, Marathi


  • Pediatric Endocrinology

  • Pediatrics



  • MBBS from Government Medical College, Miraj, Shivaji University, Kolhapur, 1995
  • MD from KIMS, Karad, Shivaji University, Kolhapur, 1998
  • Fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology from Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Pune, 2011

Practice Information

Sancheti Institute for Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation, Pune

Sancheti Institute for Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation, Pune

16, Shivaji Nagar, Pune, Maharashtra - 411005

Achievements & Contributions

  • Research Publications :Entire DAX1 Gene Deletion in an Indian Boy with Adrenal Hypoplasia Congenita: - Indian Journal of Pediatrics, Published online, 22 Dec 2012
  • Relationship between body mass index, fat distribution and cardiometabolic risk factors in Indian children and adolescents- Pediatric Obesity, Pediatric Obesity@2012 International Association for Study of Obesity
  • Evaluation of GnRH analogue testing in diagnosis and management of children with pubertal disorders – Indian Journal of Endocrine Metabolism May –June 2012/Vol 16/Issue 3
  • Right Atrial Thrombus in a six year old Indian boy with Metabolic Syndrome –Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism, June 2010,Volume 23,Number 6,553-54
  • Breast Hamartoma presenting as Pre-pubertal Gynecomastia – Indian Pediatrics, May 2009, volume 46, 446-447
  • Thyroid Diseases. Gynecological Manual on Adolescent girls and young woman. FOGSI Publication. 2009 1st edition Jaypee brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd. Page no. 83 to 94
  • Management of Diabetic Ketoacidosis in a Children- Experience from PICU in western Maharashtra –Indian Journal of Pediatrics -June 2007
  • Prolapse of Patent Omphalomescenteric duct: A report of 2 cases. Bombay Hospital Journal. Vol 48, No 4, Oct 2006
  • Research Projects/Clinical Trials :Principal Investigator
  • A Multicentric open label non-comparative Phase-IV observational study to evaluate safety and reactogenicity of BE's Reconstituted Pentavalent DTwP-R HepB/Hib Vaccine in 6-8 week old healthy infants as per routine EPI Immunization Schedule
  • A Double blind, randomized, multicentric study followed by 12 months open label treatment to evaluate the dose response and safety of Valsartan in pediatric hypertensive patients 1-5 years of age
  • A Phase III, controlled, open- label, randomized, parallel group, multicentric comparative study to assess the efficacy and safety of oral rehydration therapy (ORT) in combination with spores of Bacillus Clausii (Enterogermina) versus ORT alone, administered for 5 days in the treatment of acute diarrhea in children
  • A phase II/III Clinical Trial to assess the safety and immunogenicity of Pandemic Influenza Vaccine (Human Live Attenuated) A (H1N1 2009) of SIIL in adult, elderly and Pediatric Population
  • A Phase III ,observer blind randomized non influenza vaccine competitor controlled ,Multicounty and Multicenter study of the efficacy of GSK Biological Quadrivalent ,inactivated split viron seasonal Influenza vaccine candidate GSK 2282512A (FLU Q –QIV) administered intramuscularly in healthy children 3 – 8 years of age
  • Workshops and Conferences :
  • 7th Biennial Asia Pacific Paediatric Endocrine Society (APPES) Scientific Meeting at Bali, Indonesia, November 2012
  • AWESOME 2012, Pune June 2012
  • ESICON 2011, Pune December 2011
  • RESPICON  2011, Pune November 2011
  • Mahapedicon 2010, Kolhapur November 2010
  • Workshop on Art and Science of Paper writing – IAP , October 2010, Pune
  • Pre Conference Workshop on student Assessment at National Conference of Health Professionals Education 2009 - YASHADA ,Pune - Dec 2009 
  • Mahapedicon 2009 - Pune November 2009
  • National Conference of Pediatric Nephorology, Pune 2008
  • Mahapedicon 2007 – Aurangabad October 2007
  • Pedia Sat Con 2007 organised by IAP August 2007
  • Mahapedicon 2006 – Solapur November 2006
  • The Research Methodology and Scientific Writing Training Workshop – November 2006, Pune
  • 1st Asia Pacific Pediatric Critical Care Congress with7th National critical Care Congress- Oct 2005 Pune
  • 1st National Conference of Pediatric Rheumatology Mumbai Nov 2003
  • PALS – Indian Academy of Pediatrics Aug2001
  • NALS –AFMC Pune Dec 2000
  • National Conference of Pediatric Nephrology Pune 1999
  • Honors and Achievements :Faculty – Growth Monitoring Workshop, IAP Pune Aug 2012 
  • Faculty -  Growth Monitoring Workshop, GIAPCON ,Daman , December 2011
  • Faculty – Growth Monitoring Workshop, IAP Satara, October 2011
  • Faculty – MAHAPEDICON 2010 Kolhapur
  • Faculty – Growth Monitoring Workshop, IAP Pune,April 2010
  • Faculty - MAHAPEDICON 2009 Pune
  • Faculty – VII – IAP GDBPCON Mumbai – 2008 (LTMG Hospital, Sion)
  • Faculty – MAHAPEDICON 2007 Aurangabad
  • Speaker in Pediatric Endocrine CME organised by IAP Pune May 2006
  • Joint Organizing Secretary for the 1st Asia Pacific Pediatric Critical Care Congress with 7th National Pediatric Critical Care Congress held at Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College Pune in October 2005.
  • Divisional Coordinator for the 18th, 19th and 20th IAP Pediatric Quiz for Undergraduates for Pune Division.
  • Member Secretary – Scientific Evaluation Committee -Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University  Medical College Pune (2007-2009)
  • Guest Speaker in various CMEs for clinicians in and around Pune
  • Poster - Role of Ultrasound in evaluation of Precocious puberty in girls- ISPAE Calicut, November 2011
  • Poster - To compare various guidelines and standards to distinguish pathological from non-pathological short stature. - ISPAE Calicut, November 2011.
  • Poster – Clinical Profile of Hypothyroidism in children – Mahapedicon 2009, November 2009 Pune
  • Poster – Referral Trends in a tertiary care level pediatric Endocrine unit – Mahapedicon 2009, November 2009 Pune
  • Indian Academy of Pediatrics (L -1999/J - 428)
  • Indian Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Endocrinology (L-10-J-218)
  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)

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