Pediatric Endocrinology Fellows

Third-Year Fellows

Joshua Smith, M.D., M.B.A.
Joshua Smith, M.D., M.B.A.

Joshua Smith, M.D., M.B.A.

Education
B.S., Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 2002
M.B.A., UT Dallas, 2006
M.D., UT Southwestern, 2007
Postdoctoral Training
Medical College of Georgia Children’s Medical Center, Augusta, Pediatric Residency, 2007–2010; Chief Resident, 2010–2011
Research Project: The role of novel androgens in premature adrenarche.

Shamita Trivedi, D.O.
Shamita Trivedi, D.O.

Shamita Trivedi, D.O.

Education
B.S. and B.A., UT Dallas, 2003
D.O., University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, Fort Worth, 2008
Postdoctoral Training
Loyola University, Chicago, Pediatric Residency, 2008–2011
Research Project: Investigating glucose homeostasis as it relates to vitamin D levels in patients with cystic fibrosis.

Second-Year Fellow

Brent Presley, M.D.
Brent Presley, M.D., Ph.D.

Brent Presley, M.D., Ph.D.

Education
B.S., Duke University, Durham, NC, 1998
M.D., Ph.D., UT Southwestern, 2009
Postdoctoral Training
UT Southwestern/Children's, Pediatric Residency, 2009–2011

First-Year Fellows

Sophia Ebenezer, M.D.

Sophia Ebenezer, M.D.
Sophia Ebenezer, M.D.

Education
B.S., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 2005
M.D., UT Medical School at Houston, 2010
Postdoctoral Training
UT Southwestern/Children's, Pediatric Residency, 2010–2013

Nivedita Patni, M.D.
Nivedita Patni, M.D.

Nivedita Patni, M.D.

Education
M.B.B.S., All-India Institute of Medical Sciences, India, 2008
Postdoctoral Training
Miami Children's Hospital, FL, Pediatric Residency, 2010–2013