Qualification: MBBS, MD Paediatrics, Fellowship in Paediatric Infectious Diseases
Key Skills: Special interest in hospital acquired infections, infection control, antibiotics resistance, TB, HIV & Infection in immuno compromised children.
Areas of Expertise: Paediatric Infectious Diseases, General Paediatrics
Career History: Fellowship at Sri Ramachandra Medical College, Registrar at BMJH, Consultant at People Tree Hospital
Fellowships: Paediatric Infectious Diseases (IAP)
Research and Publications: : 1) Risk Factors for Community acquired Urinary Tract Infections by Extended Spectrum Beta Lactamase Producing Organisms in Children Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (doi:J Pediatr Infect Dis 2015; 10:45-46) 2) Changing Profile Of Microorganisms Causing Pediatric Community Acquired Urinary Tract Infection In A Tertiary Care Hospital In South India. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics. (doi:10.1093/tropej/fmu048) 3) Co –investigator in Multi centric study on Alliance for Surveillance of Invasive Streptococcus pneumonia Disease (ASIP) (October 2013-April 2014) Authored a chapter in the book - Infection Control in Healthcare settings.
Professional Memberships: IAP, IAP-ID Chapter
Volunteering: Vaccine drives, school health checks
Hobbies and Interests : reading