Naureen Tareen, MD
Title Instructor
Institution Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science
Department Internal Medicine
School College of Medicine
Address 1731 E. 120th Street, Hawkins Building

Education & Training
NIH Awarded Grants
1. Ojeaga PO, Hammer MR, Lindsay EA, Tareen NG, Jo CH, Copley LA. Quality Improvement of Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Musculoskeletal Infection in Children Results in Decreased Scan Duration and Decreased Contrast Use. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2019 Sep 18; 101(18):1679-1688.
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2. Vorhies JS, Lindsay EA, Tareen NG, Kellum RJ, Jo CH, Copley LA. Severity Adjusted Risk of Long-term Adverse Sequelae Among Children With Osteomyelitis. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2019 01; 38(1):26-31.
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3. Ligon JA, Journeycake JM, Josephs SC, Tareen NG, Lindsay EA, Copley LAB. Differentiation of Deep Venous Thrombosis Among Children With or Without Osteomyelitis. J Pediatr Orthop. 2018 Nov/Dec; 38(10):e597-e603.
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4. Collins A, Wakeland EK, Raj P, Kim MS, Kim J, Tareen NG, Copley LAB. The impact of Staphylococcus aureus genomic variation on clinical phenotype of children with acute hematogenous osteomyelitis. Heliyon. 2018 Jun; 4(6):e00674.
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5. Lindsay EA, Tareen N, Jo CH, Copley LA. Seasonal Variation and Weather Changes Related to the Occurrence and Severity of Acute Hematogenous Osteomyelitis in Children. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2018 May 15; 7(2):e16-e23.
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6. Ramo BA, Martus JE, Tareen N, Hooe BS, Snoddy MC, Jo CH. Intramedullary Nailing Compared with Spica Casts for Isolated Femoral Fractures in Four and Five-Year-Old Children. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2016 Feb 17; 98(4):267-75.
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7. Gaviria-Agudelo C, Aroh C, Tareen N, Wakeland EK, Kim M, Copley LA. Genomic Heterogeneity of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Associated with Variation in Severity of Illness among Children with Acute Hematogenous Osteomyelitis. PLoS One. 2015; 10(6):e0130415.
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8. Gaviria-Agudelo C, Carter K, Tareen N, Pascual V, Copley LA. Gene expression analysis of children with acute hematogenous osteomyelitis caused by Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: correlation with clinical severity of illness. PLoS One. 2014; 9(7):e103523.
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9. Martins D, Meng YX, Tareen N, Artaza J, Lee JE, Farodolu C, Gibbons G, Norris K. The Effect of Short Term Vitamin D Supplementation on the Inflammatory and Oxidative Mediators of Arterial Stiffness. Health (Irvine Calif). 2014 Jun; 6(12):1503-1511.
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10. Norris KC, Tareen N, Martins D, Vaziri ND. Implications of ethnicity for the treatment of hypertensive kidney disease, with an emphasis on African Americans. Nat Clin Pract Nephrol. 2008 Oct; 4(10):538-49.
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11. Martins D, Tareen N, Ogedegbe G, Pan D, Norris K. The relative risk of cardiovascular death among racial and ethnic minorities with metabolic syndrome: data from the NHANES-II mortality follow-up. J Natl Med Assoc. 2008 May; 100(5):565-71.
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12. Martins D, Wolf M, Pan D, Zadshir A, Tareen N, Thadhani R, Felsenfeld A, Levine B, Mehrotra R, Norris K. Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors and the serum levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D in the United States: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Arch Intern Med. 2007 Jun 11; 167(11):1159-65.
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13. Martins D, Tareen N, Zadshir A, Pan D, Vargas R, Nissenson A, Norris K. The association of poverty with the prevalence of albuminuria: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III). Am J Kidney Dis. 2006 Jun; 47(6):965-71.
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14. Tareen N, Zadshir A, Martins D, Pan D, Nicholas S, Norris K. Chronic kidney disease in African American and Mexican American populations. Kidney Int Suppl. 2005 Aug; (97):S137-40.
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15. Nicholas SB, Tareen N, Zadshir A, Martins D, Pan D, Norris KC. Management of early chronic kidney disease in indigenous populations and ethnic minorities. Kidney Int Suppl. 2005 Aug; (97):S78-81.
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16. Tareen N, Martins D, Nagami G, Levine B, Norris KC. Sodium disorders in the elderly. J Natl Med Assoc. 2005 Feb; 97(2):217-24.
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17. Zadshir A, Tareen N, Pan D, Norris K, Martins D. The prevalence of hypovitaminosis D among US adults: data from the NHANES III. Ethn Dis. 2005; 15(4 Suppl 5):S5-97-101.
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18. Tareen N, Martins D, Zadshir A, Pan D, Norris KC. The impact of routine vitamin supplementation on serum levels of 25 (OH) D3 among the general adult population and patients with chronic kidney disease. Ethn Dis. 2005; 15(4 Suppl 5):S5-102-6.
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19. Tareen N, Zadshir A, Martins D, Nagami G, Levine B, Norris KC. Alterations in acid-base homeostasis with aging. J Natl Med Assoc. 2004 Jul; 96(7):921-5; quiz 925-6.
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20. Martins D, Tareen N, Nicholas SB, Jones L, Norris KC. Education, motivation and medication for African Americans: bringing hypertension guidelines to practice. Ethn Dis. 2004; 14(4):S2-38-41.
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21. Nicholas SB, Tareen N, Martins D, Norris KC. Calcium antagonists: a more expansive role in treating persons with reduced kidney function? Ethn Dis. 2004; 14(4):S2-42-5.
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22. Martins D, Tareen N, Pan D, Norris K. The relationship between body mass index and pulse pressure in older adults with isolated systolic hypertension. Am J Hypertens. 2002 Jun; 15(6):538-43.
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Funding Opportunities

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  • Osteomyelitis

  • Kidney Diseases

  • Humans

  • Severity of Illness Index

  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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