Sanjeev Y. Tuli, MD, MEd
Professor and Chief, Division of General Pediatrics
Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs and Community Relations
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 recently completed his Master of Education degree (2012). 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 serves 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 boards of the AAP’s Coding Publications and Consultant for PEDIATRICIANS. One of the most important roles Dr. Tuli serves at the national level is as the AAP CPT Alternate Advisor to the American Medical Association. In this role, he helps 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 the Florida Pediatric Society/Florida Chapter-AAP Practice Management Committee and Florida Pediatric Council.
- Outstanding Teaching Faculty in Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics: 2010
- Exemplary Teacher, College of Medicine: 2005, 2007, 2011
- Outstanding Award for Medical Student Education, Department of Pediatrics: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
- Tuli SY; Kelly MN; Giordano B; Fillipps DJ; Tuli SS. “Newborn with Absent Red Reflex.” Journal of Pediatric Health Care; Epub 2011 Dec 26.
- Tuli SY; Kelly MN; Giordano B; Fillipps DJ; Tuli SS. “Blepharoptosis: Evaluation and Management.” Journal of Pediatric Health Care; 2012 Mar; 26(2):149-54.
- Tuli SY; Thompson LA; Black E; Saliba H; Ryan KA; Kelly MN; Mellot J; Novak M; Tuli SS. “Pediatric Resident Learning Styles and Temperament and their Relationship to Standardized Testing Scores.” Journal of Graduate Medical Education; 2011 Dec: 3(4):566-70.
- Tuli, SS; Cooper LA; Tuli SY. “Ophthalmology Resident Learning Styles and Temperaments and their Relationship to Standardized Testing Scores,” Journal of Academic Ophthalmology; 2011 May: 4: 20 – 27.
- Ryan K; Thompson LA; Saliba H; Tuli SY; Black E, lfantides C; Bucciarelli C. “Are Gymnasium Equipment Surfaces a Source of Staphylococcal Infections in the Community?” American Journal of Infection Control; 2011 March: 148-50.
- Tuli SY; Khuddus N; Tuli SS. “Uveitis Presenting as Decreased Vision and Leukocoria.” Journal of Pediatric Health Care;2010 Nov-Dec; 24(6):403-407.
- I-Chan Huang, Kenzik KM; Tuli SY; Shearer PD; Revicki DA; Nackashi JA; Shenkman EA. “Quality of Life Information and Trust in Physicians among Families of Children with Life-Limiting Conditions.” Patient Related Outcome Measures; 2010 Oct: 2010 (1): 141-148.
- Thompson LA; Tuli SY; Saliba H; Meredith DiPietro; Nackashi JA. “Preferences for Developmental Screening in Pediatric Resident Education,” Clinical Pediatrics, 2010 Aug; 49(8):737-42.
- Tuli SY, Thompson LA, Ryan KA, Srinivas G, Fillipps DJ, Young CM, Tuli SS. “Improving Quality and Patient Satisfaction in a Pediatric Resident Continuity Clinic through Advanced Access Scheduling,” Journal of Graduate Medical Education; Vol. 2, 2010 June: pp. 215-221.
- Tuli SY, Dharnidharka VR. “Utility of Renal Imaging in the Diagnostic Evaluation of Obese Childhood Hypertension.” Clinical Pediatrics; 2005 Oct: 589-592.