Fellowship & Membership
Life member of Indian Medical Association.
Life member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics.
Member of Infectious Disease chapter- IAP
Member of European Society of Paediatric Infectious Diseases.
Member, Asian Society of Paediatric Infectious Diseases
Awards & Achievements
Dronacharya Award for CME Excellence
Award by Karnataka Sahitya Parishat For Medical services
Honorary Professor of Paediatrics by Indian Medical Association
“ Wiser Immunisers: Vaccination Course For Health Professionals” by ESPID
“ Antibiotic Management Course “ by ESPID
“ Advanced certificate in Infection Prevention and Control” by Apollo Medvarsity
Awards for papers and posters presented in National Paediatric Infectious Disease conferences
Presented multiple papers and posters in International Conferences- ESPID, WSPID, Coalition against Typhoid
Training Paediatric Postgraduate students ( DNB Paediatrics)
Guest Lectures at National and International conferences and CME
Talks & Publications
Book on Grand rounds in Paediatric Infectious Diseases
Book on Infections in Health care settings
Managing Editor –Paediatric Infectious Disease, Journal of IAP –ID Chapter
Editor In Chief, Karnataka Paediatric Journal, IAP Karnataka
Principal investigator of a Clinical trial “A Phase 4, Open-Label, Single-Arm, Multicenter Study to describe the Safety of 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine in children 6 to 17 years of age in India”
Principal investigator a phase 1, open-label, single-dose study to assess the pharmacokinetics, safety and tolerability of ceftazidime - avibactam (cas-avi) in children from 3 months to less than 18 years of age who are hospitalized and receiving systemic antibiotic therapy for suspected or confirmed nosocomial pneumonia, including ventilator-associated pneumonia.