Professor and Head, Department of Genetics, Sri Guru Ram Das University of Health Sciences, Mehta Road, Amritsar 143 501.
Professor (Retired), Department of Human Genetics, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar 143 005. India
Former President, Indian Society of Human Genetics
Former Dean, Faculty of Life Sciences
Former Director, Internal Quality Assurance Cell, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar
Former Coordinator, DRS-SAP I and SAP II of University Grants Commission (UGC) of Department of Human Genetics
Director, MILS International India
Ph. D., D.H.A. is Medical Geneticist & Neuroscientist. Dr Dave Specializes in Metabolic & Genetic Disorders. She established “Centre for Research in Mental Retardation - (CREMERE)” and Started first GC/MS metabolic testing service in 1997 in India. Dr Dave holds may professional positions i.e. PG Research Guide of Mumbai University for Ph.D.; Hon. Medical Geneticist - N. Wadia Maternity Hospital, Mumbai; At National level- Vice-President-ISPAT & Secretary-MPAI. Dr Usha is Research Director – MILS International India, & Japan and is National Professor & Visiting Scientist – Haffkine Institute, Mumbai. She has more than 100 publications in national & international journals and books to her credit. Dr Dave has won many Sp. Awards & Recognitions like Hon Member of Japanese Society for Biomedical Mass Spectrometry, Best Student of the College - (1970 ), Lady Tata Memorial Fellowship – M. Sc.- (1971-74), ICMR Fellowship – Ph. D.- (1975-78), Best Paper Award at ANACON - (1998 ), Prof. V. M. Thakur Award Lecture, Guj. University - ( 1999 ), State Appropriate Authority & Advisory Member of PNDT Act, 1994 -Maharashtra State. Dr Dave has interests in the following fields namely Clinical & Biochemical Genetics, Cytogenetics, & Molecular DNA Diagnosis. Cong. Metabolic Disorders by Mass Spectrometry, Reproductive Genetics- Prenatal Screening & Genetic Diagnosis, Genetic Healthcare- Birth defects, Mental Retardation, Autism, LD, Slow Learners etc. Community Genetics & Genetic Counseling.
MBBS. MD, DM (He is a medical graduate (MBBS) from Government Medical College, Mysore with post-graduation (MD) in Pediatrics from Seth GS Medical College, Mumbai. He is trained in medical genetics (DM) from Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow.)
Dr Girisha is heading the Department of Medical Genetics at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal which he established at Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal. He is a clinician with special interest in skeletal dysplasia and prenatal and postnatal dysmorphology.View More
CONSULTANT CLINICAL AND METABOLIC GENETICIST:
30+ in National and International Journals, 4 Book Chapters, Edited a book on IEM Protocols Many lectures delivered at various National and International Conferences
Executive Member Indian Society for Inborn of Metabolism (ISIEM)
Chairperson Genetics Subchapter IAP Pune 2016-17-19 and for 2022
AMOGS subchapter member 2018
Areas of interest: Dysmorphology & Phenotyping, Fetal Autopsy, Prenatal Diagnosis & Reproductive Genetics, Neurogenetics, Analysis of NextGen Sequencing and Microarray data.
Senior Genetics Consultant to Mazumdar Shaw Medical Center/ Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospitals Bangalore, Bangalore
Director, Jaslok-FertilTree International Fertility Centre,
Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai.
Over 20,000 babies born by Assisted Reproduction Techniques at the centre.
Editor-in-Chief, Fertility and Sterility, Indian Edition.
Editorial Board member, Fertility and Sterility, USA.
Reported first births after preimplantation genetic testing for various disorders.
36 years of experience in IVF and Reproductive medicine.
Professor, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad
Prof. Prakash Babu received Graduation from Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur, Masters from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam and Ph.D from University of Hyderabad. Subsequently completed Post-Doctoral training from Research Institute for Brain and Blood Vessels, Japan and Kings College, London, U.K. His main research interests are Cerebral Ischemia/ Ischemic stroke, Glioma, Meningioma and Cerebral Malaria. He has guided 22 doctoral students, 4 Post-Doctoral students and is currently supervising 8 Ph.D. students and 2 Post-Doctoral students. He has published more than 100 research articles in the peer reviewed journals, presented his research in more than 160 national and international conferences, and has also organized many conferences of national and international significance. His publications citations are > 3000 and h-index - 27.
He has served many administrative positions in University of Hyderabad such as the ProVice-Chancellor and Dean, School of Medical Sciences. He has served/ is serving across various important committees in the Universities, Biotech and Pharma industries and Hospitals in different capacities. He is a Fellow, Japan Science and Technology, Fellow, National Academy of Biological Sciences, Chennai; Fellow, A.P. Akademy of Sciences; Fellow, Indian Academy of Neurosciences, Lucknow; Secretary, Asia Pacific Society for Neurochemistry (APSN), Singapore; General Secretary, Society for Neurochemistry, India (SNCI); Secretary General, Federation of Asian Biotech Association; Vice-President, Indian Society for Parasitology. Currently his lab has grants from DBT and DST. He has active collaboration with KIMS Hospital, Dr. Reddy’s Institute of Life Sciences (DrILS). He is a Chairman, Institutional Committee for stem cell research (ICSCR), Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, member, IC-SCR, L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, and JIPMER, Pondicherry. He is a member, Research Advisory committee, Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS). Member, Scientific Advisory Committee, ICMR- National Animal Resource Facility for Bio-Medical Research (NARFBR).
Chairperson ICOG, 2020-2021
Director and Consulting Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, of Dr. Megh’s Gynaeo Care Clinics Mumbai
Former Deputy Director of Health Services, Government of Maharashtra, Mumbai.
State level consultant Maternal- Health Wing (UNICEF- GOM)
Maternal health consultant Government of Maharashtra Public Health Dept., Mumbai.
Ph.D. FASc., FKSTA
Professor (Retd) and UGC-BSR Faculty Fellow, Department of Studies in Genetics and Genomics, University of Mysore, Mysuru-6
He has been working in ocular genomics since more than two decades. He was the Deputy Director of Research and Professor of Genetics & Molecular Biology at Sankara Nethralaya for 12 years.
He has been serving as the Director of Research at two premier ophthalmic institutions of India – Narayan Nethralaya, Bangalore & Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital, Mumbai for the past 13 years.Connect Now
Pediatric ophthalmology, Ocular Genetics, Strabismus & Neuro-ophthalmology
L V Prasad Eye Institute Hyderabad India
MD obgyn Stanley medical college
Fellowship in high risk pregnancy and perinatology from National board, New Delhi
Maternal and fetal medicine
Consultant at Sri Ramakrishna hospital
Post graduate examiner for DNB, National board
Scientist F and Head
Molecular and Cellular Biology Laboratory
ICMR-National Institute for Research in Reproductive and Child Health (ICMR-NIRRCH)
His Research interests are understanding of embryo implantation and genetic basis of infertility.
Assistant Professor, Department of Nephrology, Institute of Nephro-Urology (INU) Mysuru.
Specialized in: Nephrology and Pediatrics
Special interest: Pediatric Nephrology, Renal transplantation, Critical care Nephrology.
First to start Pediatric Nephrology services in Mysuru.
Dr Jayasree Ramesh is the Associate Professor and HOD, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in JSS Medical College Mysuru
She has been working in the field of Rehabilitation Medicine since last 28 years
She has completed her MBBS and post-graduation in Rehabilitation Medicine from Govt Medical College,Trivandrum.
She has worked in Medical colleges in Kerala and also at the All India Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mumbai.
Her special region of interest is neuro rehabilitation.
MD Gen Med, DM Neurology, FWHS
Assistant Professor, JSS Medical College, Mysore
Advanced Training in Fetal Medicine (Royal College, London)
Fetal Medicine Consultant – Navya Fetal Medicine Centre, Mysore
MS (OBG), DNB (OBG)
Prasanna Shirol – Father of a daughter diagnosed Pompe a Rare diseases. His challenges in Diagnostic and Management of his daughter, brought him to Rare Disease Advocacy field.
He currently serves as the Co founder & Executive Director of ORDI (Organization for Rare Diseases India), an Umbrella organization that represents 7000+ diseases in India.
He has been instrumental in bringing the Rare Disease issue at the national level and advocating from the past 15 years.
His significant contributions have won him several laurels including the 2018 Ashoka Fellow and the Rare Champion of Hope 2019 from Global Genes USA.
Twice nominated for The Hindu Business Line Change Maker Award in 2019 and 2020.
He is also a Member (Lay Person) of Central Ethics Committee on Human Research (CECHR) at ICMR (Indian Council of Medical Research) - New Delhi and Member of the Panel of expert - WHO Collaborative Global Network for Rare Diseases Programme (CGN4RD).
He serves as Advisor to several Non profit Organizations.
Qualification: B.Sc., MBA.View More
Associate Professor in the Division of Transfusion Medicine and Blood centre at JSS Medical College & Hospital, JSSAHER, Mysuru.
Postgraduate degree in Pathology from Mysore Medical College, Mysore
Fellowship in Transfusion Medicine from University of Minnesota, USA.
Worked as principal investigator in the research project on Thalassemia from 2016-2020 granted by ICMR under HRD Scheme of DHR.
Member of International society of Blood Transfusion and Indian Society of Transfusion Medicine.
Member of Indian academy of Pathology and Microbiology
Awards: Received International Fellowship award from ICMR under HRD Scheme of DHR in 2012.
Areas of Interest:
M.Sc, Ph.D (Genetics)
Professor, School of Sciences, Maulana Azad National University, Gachibowli, Hyderabad-32
Founder, GeneTech, Genetics and Genomics lab Hyderabad, India
established in 1998
JSS Hospital, MYSURU
MBBS and MD from Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute
Department of Paediatrics
Mysore Medical College and Research Institute
Junior Residency, MD General Medicine, Kamineni Institute of Medical Sceineces.
DM Neurology From JSS Medical Hospital, Mysore.
An alumnus from JSS Medical College and Christian Medical College, Vellore I always aimed to pursue pathology as a lifelong career. I believe that my strengths are traditional teaching as well as teaching problem based integrated methods like quizzes and debates. I have a Special interest in Gastrointestinal and dermatopathology as well as Transfusion Medicine
Current position - Assistant Professor and Blood bank Officer, Pathology, JSS Medical College, Mysore
Junior Resident in MD Pediatrics MMCRI Mysore