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Bobby S. Charlu MD Research

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University of Michigan Dept. of PM&R

  • Accuracy of Intermittent Fluoroscopy to Detect Intravascular Injection During Transforaminal Epidural Injections .
  • Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation , Volume 87 , Issue 11 , Pages e38 - e38 M . Smuck , A . Chiodo , H . Tong , B . Benny , B . Singaracharlu , S . Ho
  • Tranforaminal Synovial Facet Cyst Removal: A Case Series
  • Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Oct. 2006 Issue. Abstract. M. Smuck, B. Singaracharlu

Baylor College of Medicine, PM&R Department, Houston, TX (Sept 2003-present)

  • A Comparison of the Epidemiology of Golf-Associated Injuries in Older and Younger Amateur Male Golfers. D. Soto-Quijano MD; B. Singaracharlu MD, E. Zambrana MD, D. Graves Phd.
  • Role: Clinical Investigator
  • ABSTRACT : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sept. 2004 Issue

UCLA, Pediatric Pain Institute, Pediatrics Department, Los Angeles, CA (Jan.-June 2000)

  • Pediatric pain parameters across gender and puberty
  • Role: Clinical Investigator
  • Duties: Literature review, presentations, protocol writing, and pubertal staging assessments.
  • Lonnie Zeltzer MD Professor, Director of Pediatric Pain, Pediatrics UCLA

Michigan State University, Internal Medicine Department, East Lansing MI. (May 1997- Aug. 97)

  • Multiple Drug Resistance Evaluation of Bryostatin Induced DU-140 Neoplastic Cells
  • Role: Laboratory Investigator
  • Duties: PCR, Immuno-assay, Northern blot
  • N. Dimitrov MD Professor, Hem/Onc Branch Internal Medicine Dept., MSU

Specialized Training and Conference

  • AAPM Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL 2008
  • Emerging Technologies Spine Education Summit, Telluride, CO 2007
  • ISIS Advanced Lumbar and Discography Workshop, Minneapolis, MN 2007
  • ASIPP Interventional Techniques Review Workshop, Memphis TN 2007
  • ISIS Radiofrequency Ablation Workshop, Pittsburg PA 2007
  • ISIS Cervical Interventional Techiniques Workshop Charlotte NC 2007
  • ASIPP Radiology Imaging and Review, Las Vegas Nevada 2007
  • ISIS Annual Spine 15th Annual Scientific Meeting, Baltimore MD 2007
  • AAPMR Annual Conference, Boston MA 2007
  • Medtronic Neurostimulator Workshop, Chicago, IL 2007
  • UW Pain Medicine Board Review Conference, Madison, WI 2006
  • AAPM&R Coding & Billing Workshop, Orlando, FL 2006
  • Northwestern EMG and Neuromuscular Medicine Board Review, Chicago, IL 2006
  • Vertebroplasty Cadaver Course, Director Jensen, Chicago, IL 2006
  • RIC Sports and Spine Symposium: Upper Body, Chicago, IL 2005
  • Spine Injection Workshop at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX, 2001 & 2004
  • Joint Examination and Injection Workshop at Baylor College of Medicine, 2002
  • Sports Medicine Special Lecture Series at Baylor College of Medicine, 2002-2004
  • Prosthetics & Orthotics Workshop at Dynamic Orthotics, 2003, 2004 & 2005

Teaching and Educating

  • Primary Author on writing manuscript “PM&R Q&A” board review series, sponsored by Demos Publishing, set to Publish in June 2008
  • “Regional Pain and Sympathetic Blocks” UIHC Visiting Faculty Lecture Nov 2007
  • “ Low Back Pain – An Algorithmic Methodology” Mercy PT Nov 2007
  • “STICK TO PAIN” Lecture Mercy Occ Health 4/07, 5/07
  • Back Examination Lecture, BCM PMR Anatomy, Oct 2002, Oct 2003
  • Knee and Shoulder Exam, BCM Medical Student Sports Elective, Nov 2004
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Lecture, UCLA June 2004, BCM, June 2005, UM VA Nov 2005
  • Gait Determination and Peroneal Mononeuropathy Lecture, UM EMG, Dec 2005
  • Central Pain Syndromes Lecture, UM Pain, Jan. 2006
  • Cryotherapy and Cold Therapeutics Lecture, UM Pain, March 2006
  • Vertebroplasty, Grand Round Lecture, UM, June 2006

Honors and Awards

Baylor College of Medicine: Lewis A. Leavitt Memorial Research Award

  • 3rd Place (6/5/04)
  • Presentation: An Epidemiological Survey of Golf Injuries in Older and Younger Amateur Males

Baylor College of Medicine Critical Research Review

  • 2nd Place (8/6/03)
  • Presentation: Fluoroscopic versus Blind Epidural Steroid Injections in Lumbar Stenosis

NIH-Society of Pediatrics Research Scholarship, (Jan.-June 2000)

  • UCLA Pediatric Pain Management Institute, Pediatrics Department (Westwood, CA)
  • Clinical Research in pediatric pain parameters, assessment, therapeutics under L. Zelter MD

Michigan State Wilber C. Wright Memorial Research Scholarship

  • College of Human Medicine, MSU E. Lansing MI. (5/98 & 5/99 Incumbent Recipient)
  • For Outstanding Research and Community Service involving the elderly

Michigan State Leonard J. Luker Memorial Scholarship

  • College of Human Medicine, MSU, E. Lansing MI. (5/98)
  • For Outstanding Community Service to the State of Michigan

Michigan State Academic Spartan Scholarship Program E. Lansing, MI (July 93-June 96)

Sports Medicine Team Coverage

  • Harris County School High Schools
    • Football Coverage, August 2002 – November 200
    • Sports Physicals, April 2003, April-June 2005
  • Physical Examinations for the Disabled, February 2002 & 2003
    • Houston Marathon Coverage, January 2003
    • US Clay Court Tennis Championships Coverage, May 2003
  • 1996 Olympic Games, Atlanta GA (July-August 1996)
    • Village Administration, Transportation, Schedules