Qualification: MBBS, MD (MICRO), DIH, MBA (HM)
Med College: Madras Medical College, Chennai
Residency Traning: Madurai Medical College, Madurai
TB Research Centre, Chetpet, Chennai.
JB Tropical Disease Research Centre, Maharashtra.(TB ELISA Training)
King Institute of Preventive Medicine, Guindy, Chennai.(Bacteriology, Virology, Vaccinology)
PCR Training - Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai.
BloodBank Training,APOLLO Hospital,Chennai.
Past Positions: Medical Superintendent, Chief of Lab Services and Senior Consultant Microbiologist, Medical Officer, Blood Storage Centre, Infection Control Officer, Management Representative and Hospital Coordinator for ISO 9001: 2008 Certification, and Visiting Consultant - Laboratory Medicine to Apollo Hospitals, Aragonda, Andhra Pradesh Nominated Hospital Auditor for Apollo Clinical Excellence Quality Program, India.
Experience: 9 years
Special Interest : Hospital Infection Control, New Technologies in Lab Medicine
IAMM: Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists, Life member (LM1379/04).IMA:
Indian Medical Association, Life member (TN/11782/32/160/107846/2004-05/L).
Membership Description: Life Membership
Internship & Junior: General Hospital, Chennai
Conferences Attended: IAMM, IMA, LAB MEDINE
- Non-Fermentative Gram Negative Bacteria in Clinical Isolates in Madurai.
- Comparative Evaluation of PhAS Smear sedimentation method and two Serological tests for Diagnosis of Pulmonary Tuberculosis".